Welcome to aboutGastroparesis.org. On this site you will find help and information you can use about understanding, treating, and managing gastroparesis.
Gastroparesis can occur in children and adults. It is characterized by symptoms where the stomach does not empty properly. No obstruction or blockage is evident. It is a poorly understood condition, even by many physicians.
While much remains to be learned about gastroparesis, patients benefit from prompt recognition, or diagnosis, of the disorder which allows the most effective treatments to begin.
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