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For the past 6 months I have noticed a gradual depletion of

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For the past 6 months I have noticed a gradual depletion of my food intake . Although I am hungry and am looking forward to my meal after only a few bites I cannot stomach anymore and become very tired. I am of small build and have dropped to a 28" waist from a 32" and am only able to digest soft foods and liquids
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
Hello from JA
Are you saying that you get full easily
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

I am saying after a few bites although I know I need to eat as I am chewing the food I just cannot swallow it without feeling sick

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
OK
So there are many possibilities here

Ulcer
Gastritis
Esophagitis
Other esophageal problem


You need a good exam first
Maybe a scope to the stomach


Depression and anxiety can also cause such problems.

Please let me know if you have further questions.
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