AGA technical review on irritable bowel syndrome.

  title={AGA technical review on irritable bowel syndrome.},
  author={Douglas A. Drossman and Michael Joseph Camilleri and Emeran A. Mayer and William E. Whitehead},
  volume={123 6},
Abstract The irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is part of the larger group of functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorders that, despite differences in location and symptom patterns, share common features with regard to their motor and sensory physiology, central nervous system (CNS) relationships, and the approach to patient care.1 IBS is a functional bowel disorder characterized by symptoms of abdominal pain or discomfort that is associated with disturbed defecation.2 This disorder is highly… 

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