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Is biliary colic like ibs?
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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: No
It may have similar symptoms but they are different.

In brief: No
It may have similar symptoms but they are different.
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Dr. John Feola
Internal Medicine
In brief: R/O IBS
IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion.
BILLIARY COLIC CAUSES RUQ PAIN AFTER FATTY MEALS. IBS SX can be managed .You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.TX: PROBIOTICS/LEVSIN/BENTYL

In brief: R/O IBS
IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion.
BILLIARY COLIC CAUSES RUQ PAIN AFTER FATTY MEALS. IBS SX can be managed .You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.TX: PROBIOTICS/LEVSIN/BENTYL
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
In brief: No
Biliary colic is a very severe pain and may be partly referred to the right shoulder. Ibs stands for irritable bowel syndrome.
Colicky abdominal pain often followed by a bm that is often loose. It may be associated with abdominal growling. There may be urgency in going to the bathroom.

In brief: No
Biliary colic is a very severe pain and may be partly referred to the right shoulder. Ibs stands for irritable bowel syndrome.
Colicky abdominal pain often followed by a bm that is often loose. It may be associated with abdominal growling. There may be urgency in going to the bathroom.
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