Duodenal stenosis: Introduction
Duodenal stenosis: A rare birth defect where a portion of the small intestine is narrowed which prevents the stomach contents from flowing through at a normal rate.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Duodenal stenosis is available below.
Symptoms of Duodenal stenosis
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Duodenal stenosis?
Duodenal stenosis: Related Patient Stories
Duodenal stenosis: Deaths
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Causes of Duodenal stenosis
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Disease Topics Related To Duodenal stenosis
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Duodenal stenosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Duodenal stenosis
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...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 ...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...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 poisoning).
In fact, it's...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, of course, also fail to be...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...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, irritable bowel syndrome...read more »
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Hospitals & Clinics: Duodenal stenosis
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Duodenal stenosis: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Duodenal stenosis
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Statistics for Duodenal stenosis
Duodenal stenosis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Duodenal stenosis
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Definitions of Duodenal stenosis:
Duodenal stenosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Duodenal stenosis, or a subtype of Duodenal stenosis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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