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Abdominal pain is traditionally described by its chronicity (acute or chronic), its progression over time, its nature (sharp, dull, colicky), its distribution (by various methods, such as abdominal quadrant (left upper quadrant, left lower quadrant, right upper quadrant, right lower quadrant) or other methods that divide the abdomen into nine sections), and by characterization of the factors that make it worse, or alleviate it.
Microbiome science may help doctors to improve treatment for children with IBS

Microbiome science may help doctors to improve treatment for children with IBS

Researchers describe a case of tick-borne relapsing fever in Mexico

Researchers describe a case of tick-borne relapsing fever in Mexico

New clinical trial for patients with IBS-D offers real hope and drug free relief

New clinical trial for patients with IBS-D offers real hope and drug free relief

Improved gut diversity causes 50% reduction in autism symptoms

Improved gut diversity causes 50% reduction in autism symptoms

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy appears to be more effective in relieving symptoms of IBS

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy appears to be more effective in relieving symptoms of IBS

Colorecal cancer commonly misdiagnosed in patients under 50

Colorecal cancer commonly misdiagnosed in patients under 50

Hedgehogs connected to the outbreak of Salmonella

Hedgehogs connected to the outbreak of Salmonella

Surprising discovery offers clues to limit graft-vs.-host disease

Surprising discovery offers clues to limit graft-vs.-host disease

Presence of bacteria in urine does not always point to infection, shows study

Presence of bacteria in urine does not always point to infection, shows study

Most pills contain common allergens, warn experts

Most pills contain common allergens, warn experts

Gluten, lactose, food dyes in pills could be causing side effects finds study

Gluten, lactose, food dyes in pills could be causing side effects finds study

Patients question how FDA approves medical devices

Patients question how FDA approves medical devices

Research shows how common fungus gets the flexibility to live in different host environments

Research shows how common fungus gets the flexibility to live in different host environments

Celiac disease may be caused by gastrointestinal infection in childhood

Celiac disease may be caused by gastrointestinal infection in childhood

New acute porphyria treatment shows promising results in clinical study

New acute porphyria treatment shows promising results in clinical study

Scientists find link between colitis and colon cancer

Scientists find link between colitis and colon cancer

Quidel receives CE mark to use Sofia 2 Lyme+ Fluorescent Immunoassay with Sofia 2 analyzer

Quidel receives CE mark to use Sofia 2 Lyme+ Fluorescent Immunoassay with Sofia 2 analyzer

Malnutrition in children with Crohn's disease linked with increased risk of surgical complications

Malnutrition in children with Crohn's disease linked with increased risk of surgical complications

Online CBT can help treat gastrointestinal disorders in children

Online CBT can help treat gastrointestinal disorders in children

FDA approves new drug for treatment of rare autoimmune disorder

FDA approves new drug for treatment of rare autoimmune disorder