gastrointestinal disorder

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Noun1.gastrointestinal disorder - illness caused by poisonous or contaminated food
illness, sickness, unwellness, malady - impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
botulism - food poisoning from ingesting botulin; not infectious; affects the CNS; can be fatal if not treated promptly
mushroom poisoning - toxic condition caused by eating certain species of mushrooms (especially Amanita species)
ptomaine poisoning, ptomaine - a term for food poisoning that is no longer in scientific use; food poisoning was once thought to be caused by ingesting ptomaines
salmonellosis - a kind of food poisoning caused by eating foods contaminated with Salmonella typhimurium
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The scoring algorithm for Rome IV Diagnostic questionnaire for adults was used, and a functional gastrointestinal disorder was said to be present if the criteria were met.
IBS is the most common gastrointestinal disorder in the US, affecting nearly 40 m Americans and an estimated 5m Canadians.
Functional gastrointestinal disorder (FGID) is a common disorder in gastroenterology which can be seen in each part of the gastrointestinal tract from esophagus to rectum and the causes of these disorders are not explained completely by recent laboratory and anatomical findings(1-4).
The risk of both anxiety disorders and depressive disorders was greatest among those with FAP who met Rome III Diagnostic Questionnaire for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders criteria for an abdominal pain-related functional gastrointestinal disorder at follow-up.
(1) A method of optimizing therapeutic efficacy for treatment of an immune-mediated gastrointestinal disorder comprising:
The former president was admitted to Evangelistria a week ago with "chronic gastrointestinal disorder" but was released two days later as doctors were awaited his test results.
The OTC brands sold to GlaxoKlineSmith for SEK1.77bn are mostly sold in Sweden and include analgesics Alvedon and Reliv, decongestion drugs Nezeril and Nasin, Miniform for gastrointestinal disorder and Duroferon for treatment of iron deficiency.
The companies are seeking approval for post-operative ileus, a gastrointestinal disorder, that is common after bowel reconstruction surgery, and marked by stomach bloating and pain, nausea and constipation.
Following Abe's sudden resignation announcement and subsequent hospitalization for a gastrointestinal disorder last week, the government had been discussing who should be sent to the U.N.
If you answered yes to a combination of any of these questions, you may want to ask your doctor about the gastrointestinal disorder known as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
"He went to his doctor who has after various tests told him to take a complete rest from work for two months due to exhaustion and a gastrointestinal disorder."
"He went to his doctor who has, after various tests, told him to take a complete rest from work for two months due to exhaustion and a gastrointestinal disorder."

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