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does ibs cause inflammation of your colon? would it show if you had a ct scan

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Dr. Jared Adams
10 years experience General Practice
IBS: Ibs is not due to inflammation and would not show up on a biopsy or ct scan. One theory is that it is due to hypersensitive nerves that control colon contraction.
Answered on Apr 4, 2014

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