Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Related Terms

  • Borborygmi, bowel, celiac disease, chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), chronic functional abdominal pain (CFAP), colitis, colonoscope, colonoscopy, computerized tomography (CT), Crohn’s disease, defecation, diarrhea, digestion, digestive, fibromyalgia, fiber, food allergy, gastrointestinal, hydrogen breath test, infection, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), laxative, lactose, Rome II criteria, scleroderma, stool, sigmoidoscope, sigmoidoscopy, stress, stricture, temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMJ).

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  1. American Gastroenterological Association. .
  2. International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders.
  3. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. .
  4. National Institutes of Health. .
  5. Natural Standard: The Authority on Integrative Medicine. Copyright © 2010. .