Post-infectious IBS: Introduction
Post-infectious IBS: Post-infecttios IBS is a functional bowel disorder characterized by chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating, and alteration of bowel habits following any infection affecting the body.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Post-infectious IBS is available below.
Symptoms of Post-infectious IBS
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symptoms of Post-infectious IBS
Treatments for Post-infectious IBS
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treatments for Post-infectious IBS
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of Post-infectious IBS
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Post-infectious IBS: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Post-infectious IBS
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...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...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...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...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...read more »
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Post-infectious IBS: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Post-infectious IBS
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Choosing the Best Hospital:
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Post-infectious IBS: Rare Types
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Post-infectious IBS: Animations
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Prognosis for Post-infectious IBS
Prognosis for Post-infectious IBS:
IBS does not lead to more serious conditions in most patients.
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Post-infectious IBS: Broader Related Topics
Types of Post-infectious IBS
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