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Malabsorption syndromes

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The symptoms of coeliac disease vary markedly from person to person. What is the gold standard for diagnosing coeliac disease?

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Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) - MyDr.com.au

There are 2 forms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. Find out about the causes, symptoms and treatment.

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Crohn's disease: symptoms, causes and treatments

Crohn's disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that causes symptoms such as diarrhoea and cramping abdominal pain. While there is currently no cure, there are treatments available.

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Ulcerative colitis - MyDr.com.au

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Crohn’s disease in children and teenagers | Raising Children Network

Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease. Its symptoms include stomach pain and diarrhoea. It’s often diagnosed when people are in their teens.

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Inflammatory bowel diseases are chronic swelling and damage to tissues lining the intestinal tract.

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What about autism? | Sharing Knowledge about Immunisation | SKAI

Some people think there is a connection because a British a research group, led by Andrew Wakefield, suggested that some children who had received the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine went on to develop bowel disease and developmental disorders such as autism

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Crohn's Disease

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