Functional Dyspepsia: Review of Pathophysiology and Treatment


Functional dyspepsia is a very common gastrointestinal disorder observed in the general population, in general outpatient clinic and clinical specialty. It is associated with several treatments, hospitalization, prescription and use of several drugs. Moreover, it is related to self medication, absenteeism and also loss of productivity. The objective of this review is to summarize the pathophysiological mechanisms and the treatment of functional dyspepsia.

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@inproceedings{Matsuda2009FunctionalDR, title={Functional Dyspepsia: Review of Pathophysiology and Treatment}, author={Nilce Mitiko Matsuda and Eduardo Kinoshita and M{\'a}rcio Eduardo Rautchum Vong and Rafael Delphino dos Santos and Ingrid de Almeida Botacin and Luis Ernesto de Almeida Troncon}, year={2009} }