Diarrhea

Common Name(s)

Diarrhea

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Diarrhea" for support, advocacy or research.

Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome Self Help and Support Group

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Self Help and Support Group is a patient led and patient governed organization dedicated to helping everyone who suffers from IBS and other digestive health disorders, through patient communication, support, symptoms, causes, treatment, accurate information and education.

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Diarrhea" for support, advocacy or research.

Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

http://www.agmd-gimotility.org

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome Self Help and Support Group

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Self Help and Support Group is a patient led and patient governed organization dedicated to helping everyone who suffers from IBS and other digestive health disorders, through patient communication, support, symptoms, causes, treatment, accurate information and education.

http://www.ibsgroup.org

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Diarrhea" returned 1922 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Incidence of Parasitic Diarrhea in Patients with Common Variable Immune Deficiency.
 

Author(s): Serhat Uysal, Varol Tunalı, Eylem Akdur Öztürk, Ömür Ardeniz, Meltem Işıkgöz Taşbakan, Hüsnü Pullukçu, Seray Özensoy Töz, Nevin Turgay, Bilgin Arda

Journal: Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2016 Jun;40(2):67-71.

 

Parasites might cause atypical and severe infections in immunocompromised hosts. The prevalence of diarrhea among common variable immune deficiency (CVID) syndrome patients varies between 20% and 94%, which indicates that diarrhea and gastrointestinal system (GIS) complaints could ...

Last Updated: 5 Sep 2016

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SLC26A3 gene mutations in Tunisian patients with congenital chloride diarrhea.
 

Author(s): Ons Azzabi, Ilhem Fetni, Ines Selmi, Sonia Halioui, Mongi Ben Hariz, Castaldo Giuseppe, Nadia Siala, Ahmed Maherzi

Journal: Tunis Med. 2016 Jan;94(1):83.

 

Last Updated: 16 Aug 2016

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[Efficacy of nutrition support therapy in children with chronic diarrhea].
 

Author(s): Luo-Jia Xu, Jie Chen

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2016 Jun;18(6):511-6.

 

To investigate the efficacy of nutrition support therapy in children with chronic diarrhea.

Last Updated: 21 Jun 2016

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Diarrhea" returned 157 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Lactococcus lactis spp lactis infection in infants with chronic diarrhea: two cases report and literature review in children.
 

Author(s): Ayse Karaaslan, Ahmet Soysal, Eda Kepenekli Kadayifci, Nurhayat Yakut, Sevliya Ocal Demir, Gulsen Akkoc, Serkan Atici, Abdurrahman Sarmis, Nurver Ulger Toprak, Mustafa Bakir

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Lactococcus lactis is a gram-positive, facultative anaerobic coccus that is occasionally isolated from human mucocutaneous surfaces such as the intestines. It is used in the dairy industry for milk acidification and is mostly nonpathogenic in immunocompetent humans, however a number ...

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2016

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The effectiveness and safety of treatments used for acute diarrhea and acute gastroenteritis in children: protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Ivan D Florez, Reem Al-Khalifah, Javier M Sierra, Claudia M Granados, Juan J Yepes-Nuñez, Carlos Cuello-Garcia, Giordano Perez-Gaxiola, Adriana M Zea, Gilma N Hernandez, Areti-Angeliki Veroniki, Gordon H Guyatt, Lehana Thabane

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Acute diarrhea and acute gastroenteritis (AD/AGE) are common among children in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) and high-income countries (HIC). Supportive therapy including maintaining feeding, prevention of dehydration, and use of oral rehydration solution (ORS), is the mainstay ...

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2016

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Nerve growth factor and diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-D): a potential therapeutic target?
 

Author(s): Xiao-juan Xu, Liang Liu, Shu-kun Yao

Journal: J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2016 Jan;17(1):1-9.

 

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common functional gastrointestinal disorder characterized by recurrent abdominal pain or discomfort associated with abnormal bowel habits. Diarrhea-predominant IBS (IBS-D) is a major subtype of IBS, the predominant manifestations of which are abdominal ...

Last Updated: 7 Jan 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Probiotics for the Prevention of Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Diarrhea

 

Last Updated: 16 Nov 2016

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Human Milk Oligosaccharides and Childhood Diarrhoea
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Diarrhea

 

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2016

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Heweizhixie capsuleTherapy on Patients With Diarrhea
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diarrhea

 

Last Updated: 7 Dec 2015

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