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Flatulence (Gas) Medical Treatment
The goal of treatment of flatulence is to reduce gas and smelly odor. Medical intervention includes treatment with antibiotics if bacterial overgrowth of the GI tract is suspected or evidence of parasitic infection is seen.
Joseph Maslar, MD
Lance W Kreplick, MD, MMM
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