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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
First you: have to get the correct diagnosis. All of the above mentioned maladies are treated differently and have different prognoses. See a GI doctor or Colon ... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonah Essers
17 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Quick summary: Ibs is irritable bowel syndrome. It causes chronic abdominal discomfort with changes in bowel movements. Ibd is inflammatory bowel disease, for which ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Much of the time: All structures from diaphragm to groin will be visualized by a contrast ct scan. Consuming oral contrast distinguishes gut from surrounding structure ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Bodzin
50 years experience General Surgery
Somewhat: There are numerous families where there are children and /or grandchildren, cousins, etc. With these diseases. If both parents have ibd, the incidenc ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Location: Ulcerative colitis (uc) and Crohn's disease (cd) are both inflammatory bowel diseases that share many characteristics and symptoms. In uc, the rectum/ ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fernando Austin
45 years experience Gastroenterology
IBD: Perhaps there is some confusion inflammatory bowel disease(ibd)refers specifically to ulcerative colitis and crohn's diseasr. If a person has been inf ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Paul
Dr. Adam Paul answered
Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
IBD: Inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn's and UC) typically do not have symptoms that "come and go", however, they can. Warning signs for these 2 disease ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
29 years experience General Surgery
Not likely: Only biopsies of these areas of the colon during colonoscopy could diagnose inflammatory bowel disease. Usually the doctor performing the colonoscopy ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Need more: need more details about your condition
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Inflammatory Bowel: I think you should see an experienced functional medicine doctor or integrative medicine doctor in addition to your GI doctor and surgeon. Watch Dr ... Read More
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