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Symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
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Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

Many other gastric disorders have the same symptoms as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), so this disorder needs to be evaluated by a medical specialist to rule out other conditions.

Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome are:


There are also some other symptoms which are associated with IBS:

In addition to the above symptoms, there are some disorders which are also associated with IBS:

Symptoms must be present for at least 3 months for a diagnosis of IBS to be made and other gastrointestinal disorders must be ruled out to confirm diagnosis.


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  Last reviewed: 28 September 2008 || Last updated: 2 February 2009


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