What Does It Mean When You Feel Something Fluttering Around in Your Stomach?

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MDhealth.com states that there are frequent reports that a fluttering in the stomach often occurs during situations involving stress and anxiety. The Daily Express also tells of stomach flutters being caused by a more rare case of advanced ovarian cancer.

MDhealth.com states that along with anxiety, pregnancy, maintaining a sedentary lifestyle with excessive alcohol and tobacco consumption, low blood sugar and vitamin deficiency, medication, digestive enzyme changes, stomach ulcers and eating greasy foods can also cause a nervous stomach that results in a fluttering sensation in the stomach. The Daily Express states that flutters in the stomach along with abdominal pain and nausea are signs of cancer.