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Persistent diarrhea

Persistent diarrhea: Introduction

Persistent diarrhea: The occurrence of persistent diarrhoea. See detailed information below for a list of 71 causes of Persistent diarrhea, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Persistent diarrhea: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Persistent diarrhea:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Persistent diarrhea 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.

Persistent diarrhea: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Persistent diarrhea

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Persistent diarrhea: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Persistent 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 over-diagnosed, 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 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" 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 be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to 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 more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Persistent diarrhea

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Persistent diarrhea: Related Rare Diseases

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Persistent diarrhea: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Persistent diarrhea

The list below shows some of the causes of Persistent diarrhea mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Persistent 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 Persistent diarrhea. Of the 71 causes of Persistent diarrhea that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Persistent diarrhea:

The following list of conditions have 'Persistent 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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Medical Conditions associated with Persistent diarrhea:

Diarrhea (2312 causes), Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Bowel incontinence (2114 causes), Bowel problems (2509 causes), Bowel movements (2383 causes), Defecation symptoms (2383 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Incontinence symptoms (331 causes)

Symptoms related to Persistent diarrhea:

Diarrhea (2312 causes), Loose stool (219 causes), Blood in stool (406 causes), Constipation (726 causes), Inflammatory bowel disease, Cryptosporidiosis, Giardia, Drugs, Ischemic, Anal sphincter dysfunction, Coeliac sprue, Chronic pancreatitis, Lactose intolerance (9 causes)

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