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Satiety is the satisfied feeling of being full after eating. Early satiety is feeling full sooner than normal or after eating less than usual.
Abdominal fullness prematurely after meals
Causes may include:
Follow your health care provider's advice.
Call your provider if:
The provider will examine you and ask questions such as:
Tests that may be performed include:
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Review Date: 8/14/2015
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