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Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a condition that you can’t diagnose with conventional diagnosis. It is a condition that is often identified only by the symptoms you’re experiencing. The symptoms you may experience include prolonged abdominal pain or uneasiness associated with rectal evacuation, an uncomfortable feeling of fullness (bloating), symptoms of gas, changes in bowel habits (constipation, diarrhea, or alternating), and features of disordered defecation.

IBS can greatly upset the function of your GI tract. However, unlike ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, it doesn't cause any structural abnormalities. For this reason, it does not pose a significant physical danger to your body and does not harm the bowel tissues or increase the risk of developing cancer.
Signs and SymptomsIBS has no organic cause. It can affect anyone at any age, but women are more likely to have it than men are. It is more common in individuals younger than 45 years.

IBS causes various symptom…