Diarrhea-predominant IBS: Introduction
Diarrhea-predominant IBS: IBS is a functional bowel disorder characterized by chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating, and alteration of bowel habits.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Diarrhea-predominant IBS is available below.
Symptoms of Diarrhea-predominant IBS
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symptoms of Diarrhea-predominant IBS
Treatments for Diarrhea-predominant IBS
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treatments for Diarrhea-predominant IBS
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of Diarrhea-predominant IBS
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Diarrhea-predominant IBS: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Diarrhea-predominant IBS
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the gut....read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can,...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of
celiac...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, ...read more »
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Diarrhea-predominant IBS: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Diarrhea-predominant IBS
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Diarrhea-predominant IBS: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Diarrhea-predominant IBS
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Prognosis for Diarrhea-predominant IBS
Prognosis for Diarrhea-predominant IBS:
IBS does not lead to more serious conditions in most patients.
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