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IBS-like diarrhea

IBS-like diarrhea: Introduction

IBS-like diarrhea: conditions which can cause altered bowel habits. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of IBS-like diarrhea, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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IBS-like diarrhea: Symptom Checker

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IBS-like diarrhea: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to IBS-like diarrhea

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IBS-like diarrhea: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and IBS-like diarrhea

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 more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, 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 "good" bacteria in the gut. 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 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 more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, 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 GERD. Other more »

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IBS-like diarrhea: Related Rare Diseases

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IBS-like diarrhea: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of IBS-like diarrhea

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How Common are these Causes of IBS-like diarrhea?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of IBS-like diarrhea. Of the 23 causes of IBS-like diarrhea that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 8 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 16 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: IBS-like diarrhea:

The following list of conditions have 'IBS-like diarrhea' 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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Causes of IBS-like diarrhea Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of IBS-like diarrhea 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 IBS-like diarrhea:

    Medical Conditions associated with IBS-like diarrhea:

    IBS-like symptoms (8 causes), 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), Ibd-like symptoms (27 causes)

    Symptoms related to IBS-like diarrhea:

    Shigellosis, Cholera, Botulism, Lactose intolerance (9 causes), Celiac disease, Whipple's disease, Radiation enteritis, Pelvic abscess, Diabetic neuropathy (13 causes)

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