Based on your responses, you struggle with nausea and vomiting but have not yet received a gastric emptying test (GET).
What is a gastric emptying test?
A GET measures the rate at which food moves through the stomach. This test is the most widely used to diagnose gastroparesis and one of the ways to determine if you are a candidate for Enterra® Therapy.
Gastroparesis doctor discussion guide
The gastroparesis doctor discussion guide provides education and resources to help you talk to your doctor to determine whether you should get tested for gastroparesis.
Find a gastroparesis specialist
A doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders affecting the digestive system, can evaluate you to determine if you should get tested for gastroparesis.
If you need help identifying/finding a doctor that specializes in gastroparesis, our patient education liaisons can connect you with a provider in your area.
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Enterra Therapy for treatment of chronic, resistant to medication nausea and vomiting associated with gastroparesis caused by diabetes or an unknown origin in patients aged 18 to 70 years: patients should always discuss potential risks and benefits of the device with their physician.
Authorized by Federal law for use in the treatment of chronic intractable (drug refractory) nausea and vomiting secondary to gastroparesis of diabetic or idiopathic etiology in patients aged 18 to 70 years. The effectiveness of this device for this use has not been demonstrated. What does this mean?