Flatulence. Petarade. Ventosity. Wind.
No, those aren’t elements found in the Earth’s atmosphere. They’re just a few of the many ways to say fart. (According to Urban Dictionary, there are 261 synonyms for butt burps.)
Unfortunately, the number of methods to control backdoor breezes is far less. This can be problematic for those with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), as passing gas is one of the most common symptoms of the gastrointestinal condition.
Beeping the horn as a result of IBS can be:
A study published in the medical journal Gut compared fowl howls between healthy people versus those with gut issues, and found both groups experienced more air biscuits and stomach pain after a high FODMAP meal. But, people with IBS also suffered from higher levels of pain and discomfort.
The research concluded that high FODMAP foods lead to more tuba playing, though people with IBS are more sensitive and experience more discomfort as a result.
Finally, a special thanks to Urban Dictionary for the many different ways to say wrong way burping.