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An expert panel has outlined a list of symptoms common in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Doctors often use this list of symptoms, known as the Rome II criteria, to distinguish IBS from other intestinal problems.
Learn what researchers believe may cause Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
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Tools to help you make decisions about irritible bowel syndrome.
Irritable bowel syndrome may present a number of warning signs.
Treatment for Irritable Bowel Syndrome depends on the severity of the symptoms. Learn more about effective IBS treatment, including identifying your triggers.
Medication may be used along with lifestyle changes to manage symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
You cannot prevent irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). However, proper self - care may help minimize symptoms and perhaps extend the time between episodes. Learn what steps to take.
Learnabout Irritable Bowel Syndrome risk factors, which include gender, age, and family history.
Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) may persist for a long time, but IBS does not cause cancer or shorten life expectancy.Learn about the variable patterns of IBS.
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