irritable bowel syndrome

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Synonyms for irritable bowel syndrome

recurrent abdominal pain and diarrhea (often alternating with periods of constipation)

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He said the IBS Plant initiative had also been seen as capable of realising the government's mission to build more affordable houses in a shorter period of time.
This Market Spotlight report covers the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) market, comprising key pipeline and marketed drugs, clinical trials, upcoming regulatory events, patent information, a 10-year disease prevalence forecast, and licensing and acquisition deals, as well as presenting drug-specific revenue forecasts
That may lead to a misunderstanding that IBS is a catchall category for people whose digestive troubles cannot be pinned to a known disease.
Primarily applicable to patients with a diarrheal component to their symptoms, the test could serve up to two-thirds of the 45m Americans suffering from IBS.
IBS is a specialist in aviation software, supporting flight operations of large airlines including British Airways, KLM and Emirates.
Development of new disease classifiers based on microbiome data enables precision diagnostics to be developed for IBS and similar disorders.
IBS' iFly Loyalty is a cloud-based loyalty management platform, which uses an advanced rules-engine paired with an extensible data set to design and operate innovative customer engagement propositions.
Established in 1975 as the first licensed insurance broker in Indonesia, Jakarta-based PT IBS Insurance Broking Service is one of the country's most respected independent brokers, with revenues of over $10 million, said Rolling Hills, Ill.-based Gallagher.
Participants with mixed-type IBS and persons with a history of previous gastrointestinal surgery documented malignancy, IBD, diabetes mellitus, atrophic gastritis, celiac disease, chronic liver disease, or chronic kidney disease, as well as pregnant women were excluded from the study.
coagulans MTCC 5856 may improve gut symptoms and psychological issues (i.e., major depression, sleeplessness, and dementia) in IBS. This provides new opportunities not only to help patients suffering from gastrointestinal related disorders, but also the patients suffering from extra-intestinal disorders such as major depression, quality of sleep, and dementia.
Diagnosing IBS can be tricky, since the symptoms may mimic other conditions, including ovarian cancer, diverticulitis, celiac disease, or appendicitis.
Xuhao Du, Ph.D., from the University of Western Australia in Perth, and colleagues explored the use of bowel sounds to characterize IBS with a view to diagnostic use in a case-control study.
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is one of the most common functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorders.
Results: The prevalence of IBS was 13.4% in males and 17.5% in females.