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Can IBD cause episodes of abdo pain(all over+mid-upper right) &back pain lasting 3-4+hr? I feel normal after.Been for 2+yrs.Diarrhea only last 6mo-1yr
Yes it can.: You didn't mention wether you have a confirmed case of IBD or you are assuming that you have one. IBD can cause the symptoms you mentioned. In either case I strongly recommend that you see a doctor and get evaluated to confirm the diagnosis. There are treatments available and you don't have to continuously suffer. ...Read more
Inflammatory bowel disease, also known as IBD, is the chronic inflammation of the digestive tract. There are two main types of IBD: ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. Ulcerative colitis causes continuous inflammation and ulcers in the innermost lining of the colon and rectum. Crohn's, on the other hand, is a non-continuous inflammation that affects all layers of the digestive system in the large and small intestine. Both ulcerative colitis and Crohn's cause diarrhea, pain, ...Read more
IBD: Ibd is a term to describe either ulcerative colitis or crohn's disease. Their manifestations are quite different from one another. With crohn's disease, it can present with inflammation at anywhere in the intestinal tract, so oral ulcer development is possible. Ulcerative colitis localizes in the colon only. Abdominal pain/distention can occur in both. ...Read more
Can inflammatory bowel disease (ibd) cause inability to gain weight? Especially muscle mass? Negative for celiac.
It can: For several reasons, patients with ibd are at risk for malnutrition and weight loss. We call this failure to thrive. The inflammation of the lining of the intestine can result in poor absorption of nutrients and vitamins. The chronic inflammation has a high metabolic cost. It burns up calories. Keeping the disease under control, with medication and proper diet helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My xray said all 4 sinuses hazy-pansinusitis. Is it some different form of sinusitis? Can ibd cause chronic sinus problems?
How can inflammatory bowel disease cause appendicitis? My friend had appendicitis and his doctor said it was probably because of his ibd. If appendicitis is an infection, how can ibd cause it?
Which digestive issue causes excessive sweating and coldness feeling in the feet? Can IBS and IBD cause excessive sweating? Very bothersome
Apparently ibd can cause malnutrion and, over the years, a very low bmi. But my blood tests are always within limits? Confused? 6'2'' 120 lbs
Inflammatory Bowel : There are many reasons for irritable bowel disorders. A systematic approach to discovering underlying conditions such as candida, pathologic bacteria and parasites, low serotonin levels and altered thyroid hormones may all contribute. Wheat consumption may actually harm the lining to the intestinal tract. I believe you need a comprehensive evaluation to discover your underlying issues. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer