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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Review article: the economic impact of the irritable bowel syndrome.
Impact of irritable bowel syndrome on quality of life and resource use in the United States and United Kingdom.
The spectrum of constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome and chronic idiopathic constipation: US survey assessing symptoms, care seeking, and disease burden.
The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for Irritable Bowel Syndrome and enlists all their major and minor projects
The company said VIBERZI (eluxadoline) is a twice daily, oral medication indicated for use in adults suffering from irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D).
With this background, a prospective study was conducted to determine the prevalence of Blastocystis hominis in patients clinically suspected of having irritable bowel syndrome which would help early detection of the parasite in stool and initiate treatment enabling symptomatic relief to them.
1) Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a functional but not organic disorder which causes abdominal pain and/or discomfort with abnormal defecation including diarrhea and constipation.
a maker of homeopathic remedies, has recently introduced Irritable Bowel Syndrome Therapy Fast Dissolving Tablets under its The Relief Products brand.
Objectives: To investigate the frequency of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and symptoms compatible with this condition among male students studying in secondary schools for boys in AlJouf province of Saudi Arabia.
Objectives: To assess the frequency of various known risk factors in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a functional gastrointestinal disorder, characterized by recurrent abdominal pain and altered bowel habits.
Irritable bowel syndrome is a common condition but its pathophysiology remains poorly understood.
The purposes of this study were to quantify the effects of severe irritable bowel syndrome on quality of life and economic functioning, and to assess the impact of hypnotherapy on these features.
An extensive work-up that includes tests such as colonoscopy should generally be avoided for patients suspected of having irritable bowel syndrome.