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Intestinal Lymphangiectasia

Intestinal Lymphangiectasia: Introduction

Intestinal Lymphangiectasia: A condition which is characterized by the dilation of the lymphatic vessels of the intestines. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Intestinal Lymphangiectasia is available below.

Symptoms of Intestinal Lymphangiectasia

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Intestinal Lymphangiectasia: Deaths

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Intestinal Lymphangiectasia: Complications

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Causes of Intestinal Lymphangiectasia

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Intestinal Lymphangiectasia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Intestinal Lymphangiectasia

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-diagnosed, whereas...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...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 ...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...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,...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...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...read more »

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Intestinal Lymphangiectasia: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Intestinal Lymphangiectasia

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Definitions of Intestinal Lymphangiectasia:

Dilatation of the intestinal lymphatic system usually caused by an obstruction in the intestinal wall. It may be congenital or acquired and is characterized by DIARRHEA; HYPOPROTEINEMIA; peripheral and/or abdominal EDEMA; and PROTEIN-LOSING ENTEROPATHIES. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Related Intestinal Lymphangiectasia Info

More information about Intestinal Lymphangiectasia

  1. Intestinal Lymphangiectasia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths
  9. Complications
 

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