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 1587 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Interactive medical case. A man with diarrhea and back pain.
 

Author(s): Melanie Schorr, Anand Vaidya, Stephanie Schulte, Derrick J Todd, Alene Conant

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Apr;372(15):e21.

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2015

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Sensitivity of passive diarrhea surveillance in infants up to the second year of life in Małopolskie voivodeship.
 

Author(s): Dorota Mrożek-Budzyn, Renata Majewska, Agnieszka Kiełtyka, Małgorzata Augustyniak

Journal: Przegl Epidemiol. 2014 ;68(3):451-4, 555-8.

 

In EU countries and also in Poland, the surveillance of infectious acute gastro-enteritis is a mandatory system based on cases notification (suspected and confirm) conducted by physicians in hospitals and ambulatory care.

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2014

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Intervention analysis of introduction of rotavirus vaccine on hospital admissions rates due to acute diarrhea.
 

Author(s): Maria de Lourdes Teixeira Masukawa, Adriana Mayumi Moriwaki, Nelson Shozo Uchimura, Eniuce Menezes de Souza, Taqueco Teruya Uchimura

Journal: Cad Saude Publica. 2014 Oct;30(10):2101-11.

 

The aim of this study is to investigate the impact of rotavirus vaccine on hospitalization rates for acute diarrhea in children younger than 5 years old after the introduction of the vaccine in 2006. A descriptive analytical observational study was carried out of the hospitalization ...

Last Updated: 12 Nov 2014

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The terms "Diarrhea" returned 126 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Use of plant extracts to control and treat AB5 enterotoxin-related diarrhea.
 

Author(s): Magdalena Komiazyk, Małgorzata Palczewska, Izabela Sitkiewicz, Patrick Groves

Journal: Pol. J. Microbiol.. 2014 ;63(1):3-14.

 

Plants contain a broad spectrum of small molecules with potential antimicrobial properties. Here, we review the antimicrobial activities of plant extracts against enterotoxic bacteria encoding AB5 toxins, including Vibrio cholerae, Shigella dysenteriae and enterotoxic Escherichia ...

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2014

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Human enteroids: preclinical models of non-inflammatory diarrhea.
 

Author(s): Olga Kovbasnjuk, Nicholas C Zachos, Julie In, Jennifer Foulke-Abel, Khalil Ettayebi, Joseph M Hyser, James R Broughman, Xi-Lei Zeng, Sabine Middendorp, Hugo R de Jonge, Mary K Estes, Mark Donowitz

Journal: Stem Cell Res Ther. 2013 ;4 Suppl 1():S3.

 

Researchers need an available and easy-to-use model of the human intestine to better understand human intestinal physiology and pathophysiology of diseases, and to offer an enhanced platform for developing drug therapy. Our work employs human enteroids derived from each of the major ...

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2014

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Management of noninfectious diarrhea associated with HIV and highly active antiretroviral therapy.
 

Author(s): Rodger D Macarthur

Journal: Am J Manag Care. 2013 Sep;19(12 Suppl):s238-45.

 

In geographic locations where highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) is widely available, the nature of HIV-related diarrhea has shifted from being predominantly a consequence of opportunistic infection to being largely a side effect of HAART agents. With this shift has come ...

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2014

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Trial Evaluating Ambulatory Treatment of Travelers' Diarrhea
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Watery Diarrhea; Dysentery/Febrile Diarrhea

 

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2014

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Lactobacillus Reuteri DSM 17938 in Preventing Nosocomial Diarrhea in Children
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diarrhea

 

Last Updated: 18 Oct 2013

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