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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Middleton
39 years experience Pediatrics
Inadequate gut flora: Gut dysbiosis can present as digestive problems, allergies, asthma and eczema. If untreated it can lead to behavioral and psychiatric problems such as ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Be discerning: The claim that an extra-permeable gut admits "poisons" into the blood that cause most if not all known health problems was based on some real scientif ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience Gastroenterology
See below: Leaky gut syndrome is not an established medical diagnosis. If your have gastrointestinal issues i recommend being evaluated by your primary md or ga ... Read More
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Be discerning: "Leaky gut syndrome" is a "pop" / "fad" diagnosis based on some work in the 1980's suggesting that some people have extra-permeable intestinal linings ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Diarrhea, intestinal: In leaky gut syndrome the lining of the intestine fails to carry out the role of protecting the body. The lining of gut is normally equipped with lay ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
No: Many kids with autism have digestive problems. There is a problem with the calcium channels at the cell level in autistic spectrum disorders in both b ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
41 KD not diagnostic: The 41 kd result is not specific. I cannot incriminate the leaky gut as the reason for the 41 kd
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Never heard of it: Yeast in the guts is normal (also in the mouth). Overgrowth of yeast is often related to recent antibiotic usage. Leaking gut syndrome is a rare condi ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
CELIAC VS ALLERGIES: Celiac vs Food Allergies is sometimes difficult to distinguish. True gluten allergy with Celiac antibodies is less common. You may have a leaky Gut. Y ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Yeast in Stool?: What does yeast in stool look like? This is not a common medical diagnosis.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience Gastroenterology
See below: Leaky gut syndrome is not an established medical diagnosis. If your have gastrointestinal issues i recommend being evaluated by your primary md or ga ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Kirschner
39 years experience General Practice
Intestinal permeabil: When bacteria, undigested protein and fats, and unabsorbed waste leaks out of the intestines and into the blood stream due to a damaged intestinal lin ... Read More
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