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Intermittent osmotic diarrhea: Intermittent osmotic diarrhea is a condition in which loose, water, frequent bowel movements that occurs periodically due to excessive water in the intestines. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Intermittent osmotic diarrhea, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Intermittent osmotic diarrhea:
Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Defecation symptoms (2383 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Bowel problems (2509 causes)
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