Intestinal capillariasis: Introduction
Intestinal capillariasis: Infection with a type of roundworm (Capillaria phillipinensis) found in the Phillipines and Thailand. Infection can occur by eating raw contaminated freshwater fish.
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causes, and treatments of Intestinal capillariasis is available below.
Symptoms of Intestinal capillariasis
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Treatments for Intestinal capillariasis
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Intestinal capillariasis: Complications
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Causes of Intestinal capillariasis
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Intestinal capillariasis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Intestinal capillariasis
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The...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 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 poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious diarrheal...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...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...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...read more »
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Intestinal capillariasis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Intestinal capillariasis: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Intestinal capillariasis
Prognosis for Intestinal capillariasis:
death is relatively common and occurs 2-3 months after the start of symptoms
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Types of Intestinal capillariasis
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