Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Types of Diarrhea

Diarrhea: Types list

The list of types of Diarrhea mentioned in various sources includes:

Types discussion:

Diarrhea can be either acute or chronic. The acute form, which lasts less than 3 weeks, is usually related to a bacterial, viral, or parasitic infection. Chronic diarrhea lasts more than 3 weeks and is usually related to functional disorders like irritable bowel syndrome or diseases like celiac disease or inflammatory bowel disease. (Source: excerpt from Diarrhea: NIDDK)

Diarrhea: Rare Types

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Diarrhea: Related Disease Topics

More general medical disease topics related to Diarrhea include:

Research More About Diarrhea


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise