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Post-infectious IBS

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

Treatments for Post-infectious IBS

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Post-infectious IBS?

Post-infectious IBS: Related Patient Stories

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 »

Post-infectious IBS: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Post-infectious IBS

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Post-infectious IBS: Rare Types

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Post-infectious IBS: Animations

Prognosis for Post-infectious IBS

Prognosis for Post-infectious IBS: IBS does not lead to more serious conditions in most patients.

Post-infectious IBS: Broader Related Topics

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