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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
We are science-based: There are many theories for many disorders, which shows that people are thinking and imagining the possibilities... and that is a great thing. Of cour ... Read More
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Failed basic tests: Forgive my frankness. Even the proponents of "leaky gut" accept tests that demonstrate increased absorption of certain sugars (sucrose, mannitol) as i ... Read More
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Good question: I a m a physician, and I have accepted the concept of leaky gut for 20 years. Medicine is an applied science and determining exact causality in the mi ... Read More

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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
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Not science: Despite thirty years of trying, the proponents of "leaky gut" syndrome have not persuaded the mainstream scientific community that the entity is real. ... 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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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Real, but...: Don't accept the diagnosis of "leaky gut" syndrome without some real testing -- absorption of sucrose or mannitol. "Non-traditional healers" will diag ... Read More
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Leaky gut: Leaky gut is caused by inflammation which disrupts the gap junctions of your small bowel. https://thedocstu.blogspot.com/2020/02/what-is-leaky-gut-s ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Treatment: Eat small regular meals. Avoid sweets and overeating. Add a digestive iad and a probiotic. If it persists, check with yur doctor as it may be secondar ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Treat the cause!: In leaky gut syndrome, the barrier function of intestines is lost leading to lack of protection from bacteria, viruses, and the effect of toxins in t ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Leaky Gut: Leaky gut syndrome" is said to have symptoms including bloating, gas, cramps, food sensitivities, and aches and pains. But symptoms can, of course, cr ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Leaky Gut: Leaky gut is referring to an increased permeability of the intestinal tract. In the area of the small intestines where nutrients are absorbed, there ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Leaky bowel: Usually bloating and excessive gas. This condition can resemble or aggrevate irritable bowel syndrome.
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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 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience Gastroenterology
None: Leaky gut syndrome is not an established medical diagnosis therefore there is no established medical treatment.
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