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Bowel inflammation

Bowel inflammation: Introduction

Bowel inflammation: A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the bowel portion of the gastrointestinal tract. See detailed information below for a list of 20 causes of Bowel inflammation, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Bowel inflammation: Symptom Checker

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Bowel inflammation Treatments

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Bowel inflammation: Animations

Medications or substances causing Bowel inflammation:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Bowel inflammation as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Bowel inflammation: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Bowel inflammation

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Bowel inflammation: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Bowel inflammation

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 other causes that are less...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...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"...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. ...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 diagnosed with fatal effect)....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 ...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, or...read more »

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Bowel inflammation: Related Rare Diseases

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Bowel inflammation: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Bowel inflammation

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How Common are these Causes of Bowel inflammation?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bowel inflammation. Of the 20 causes of Bowel inflammation that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 11 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bowel inflammation:

The following list of conditions have 'Bowel inflammation' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Bowel inflammation:

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Causes of Bowel inflammation Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Bowel inflammation based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Bowel inflammation:

    Medical Conditions associated with Bowel inflammation:

    Bowel problems (2509 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Bowel movements (2383 causes)

    Symptoms related to Bowel inflammation:

    Diarrhea (2312 causes), Constipation (726 causes), Incontinence (359 causes), Urinary incontinence (289 causes), Bowel pain, Rectal bleeding (324 causes), Rectal pain (27 causes), Behcet's Disease (2 causes), Dermatomyositis

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