The pain is like colic; the abdomen is sensitive to the touch; tympanites is general and may be very great.
Retraction of the abdomen is common, but there may be tympanites.
tympanites is closely connected with the symptoms just described.
tympanites, borborygmi, and a sensation of fulness in the abdomen accompany the pain or may exist without it.
The abdominal form, in which the abdominal symptoms, such as diarrhoea and tympanites, are well developed.
In cases where the diarrhoea, tympanites, and griping pain are not relieved by other measures this suggestion may be of service.
In a week to ten days the tongue cleans, the thirst ceases, the appetite returns, the tympanites and pain diminish.
Gas accumulates in the stomach, so that tympanites is a prominent symptom.
The rose-colored eruption is, moreover, wanting, and diarrhoea and tympanites are absent.
Tympanī′tis, inflammation of the membrane of the ear; Tym′pany, any swelling, turgidity: tympanites.
tympanites tym·pa·ni·tes (tĭm'pə-nī'tēz)
A distention of the abdomen resulting from the accumulation of gas or air in the intestine or peritoneal cavity. Also called meteorism, tympany.