Alterations of gut microbiota in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Zhuang2017AlterationsOG,
  title={Alterations of gut microbiota in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Xiaojun Zhuang and Li Shou Xiong and Li Li and Manying Li and Min-hu Chen},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  year={2017},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={28-38}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Alterations of gut microbiota were assumed to be the etiology and pathogenesis of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in some studies. However, alterations of gut microbiota in IBS patients had not been systematically assessed with a meta-analysis. We performed a mate-analysis to explore and compare the alterations of gut microbiota in IBS patients from China and other regions around the world. METHODS Case-control studies detecting gut microbiota in IBS patients were… CONTINUE READING
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