Manning Criteria in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Its Diagnostic Significance

  title={Manning Criteria in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Its Diagnostic Significance},
  author={Hyeok Jeong and Hyo Rang Lee and Byoung Chul Yoo and Sill Moo Park},
  booktitle={The Korean journal of internal medicine},
BACKGROUND Irritable bowel syndrome is one of the most commonly encountered gastrointestinal disorders, for which there are no established diagnostic criteria. Thus, a diagnosis of IBS is made by exclusion of any organic diseases. Recently, important attempts for the positive diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome by questionnaire surveys of physical symptoms have been made. We performed a questionnaire survey to evaluate the diagnostic value of the Manning criteria and to observe the major… CONTINUE READING


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