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can ibs mimic gastroparesis symptoms?

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Dr. Jason Hemming
17 years experience Gastroenterology
Not really: Ibd by definition is abd pain with altered bowel habits. That being said many patients with ibs have nausea and vomiting that can mimic gastroparesis.
Answered on Mar 28, 2014
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