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Long-term symptoms can disturb the patient's professional and personal activities, and usually limits an individual's potential.These factors further increase the need for irritable bowel syndrome treatment, which enable patients to go on with their regular life.
AGA technical review on irritable bowel syndrome. Gastroenterology 2002;123: 2108-31.
Rome criteria and a diagnostic approach to irritable bowel syndrome. J Clin Med.
Increased rectal mucosal enteroendocrine cells, T lymphocytes, and increased gut permeability following acute Campylobacter enteritis and in post-dysenteric irritable bowel syndrome. Gut 2000; 47: 804-11.
Spicy and fatty food consumption is also considered as a risk factor for developing or exacerbating IBS but the relationship between dietary factors and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) needs to be further explored.29 A cross-sectional study done in Iran showed that those people who were consuming spicy food were most commonly developed the symptoms of IBS.30 In contrast to this our study showed no such results.
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 provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Metronidazole, cotrimoxazole or nitazoxanide have been shown to successfully eradicate Blastocystis hominis from stool specimens and also relieve symptoms related to irritable bowel syndrome.(16)
A diet low in FODMAPs reduces symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome. Gastroenterology.
[29,30] In addition to the brain, a role for peripheral CRF signaling in mediating stress-induced effects on gastrointestinal sensorimotor, mucosal and immune functions, may be components of underlying mechanisms involved in stress-related impact on irritable bowel syndrome. [1]