The signs that a person suffering from the disease may present are related to gastric acidity, cravings and vomiting of food that is not digested.
As well as feeling full when feeding. It also thins very quickly, swelling occurs in the abdomen. On the other hand, the patient suffers from high blood sugar and lack of appetite. As well as lowering and stomach spasms.
Complications caused by diabetic gastroparesis 1
The disease can decline diabetes because it hinders the control of blood sugar. When you nourish yourself and if the food you ate is lagging in your stomach and passes into the small intestine, the sugar increases.
Also, if food stops for a long time in the stomach, they have side effects. For example it can cause bacteria due to the fermentation of food. It is likely that the food becomes robust and becomes a solid substance called bezoares. This causes vomiting, nausea, vomiting and stomach difficulty.
Bezoares must be careful because they can block the movement of food
Gastroparesis can be diagnosed by barium radiographs. But as long as you stay fasting for 12 hours. And you should drink a thick liquid with barium to cover the stomach walls. The stomach usually empties 12 hours after each meal.
But if the x-ray shows food, you might have gastroparesis.
Another technique is to consume steak with barium, this will allow the doctor to see the stomach while doing the digestion. This gives the doctor an idea in the digestive process of when the stomach empties.
The treatment of gastroparesis and diabetes is the best control with blood sugar values. The medicine to be supplied is insulin, oral medicine. In addition to changing the usual meal times. If you suffer from gastroparesis you should eat slowly in unpredictable situations. You should get insulin frequently.
Insulin should be injected after eating never before. But also measure your blood sugar regularly after each meal and inject insulin when required.
The treating doctor must tell you precisely your personal needs.