Diarrhea

Common Name(s)

Diarrhea

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Diarrhea" for support, advocacy or research.

Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome Self Help and Support Group

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Self Help and Support Group is a patient led and patient governed organization dedicated to helping everyone who suffers from IBS and other digestive health disorders, through patient communication, support, symptoms, causes, treatment, accurate information and education.

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Diarrhea" for support, advocacy or research.

Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

http://www.agmd-gimotility.org

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome Self Help and Support Group

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Self Help and Support Group is a patient led and patient governed organization dedicated to helping everyone who suffers from IBS and other digestive health disorders, through patient communication, support, symptoms, causes, treatment, accurate information and education.

http://www.ibsgroup.org

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Diarrhea" returned 1773 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

First isolation report of Arcobacter cryaerophilus from a human diarrhea sample in Costa Rica.
 

Author(s): Karol Barboza, Zaida Cubillo, Eduardo Castro, Mauricio Redondo-Solano, Heriberto Fernández-Jaramillo, María Laura Arias Echandi

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Arcobacter cryaerophilus is an emerging enteropathogen and potential zoonotic agent transmitted by food and water. In Costa Rica, this bacterium has not been associated with cases of human gastroenteritis, even though it has been isolated from farm animals, especially poultry. This ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Evaluation of a multiplex panel for the diagnosis of acute infectious diarrhea in immunocompromised hematologic patients.
 

Author(s): Izaskun Alejo-Cancho, Francesc Fernández Avilés, Alicia Capón, Cristina Rodríguez, Josep Barrachina, Pilar Salvador, Mª Eugenia Valls, Miriam J Álvarez-Martínez, Yuliya Zboromyrska, Jordi Vila, Mª Ángeles Marcos

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Diarrhea is a frequent complication in hematologic patients, being an infectious cause frequently suspected. Rapid and accurate detection of gastrointestinal pathogens is vital in immunocompromised hosts. The aim of this study was to compare routine diagnostic methods versus a multiplex ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Effect of climatic variability on childhood diarrhea and its high risk periods in northwestern parts of Ethiopia.
 

Author(s): Muluken Azage, Abera Kumie, Alemayehu Worku, Amvrossios C Bagtzoglou, Emmanouil Anagnostou

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Increasing climate variability as a result of climate change will be one of the public health challenges to control infectious diseases in the future, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa including Ethiopia.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Diarrhea" returned 143 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Anemia, intractable vomiting, chronic diarrhea, and syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic secretion: a diagnostic dilemma: Disseminated strongyloidosis in a patient with newly diagnosed HTLV infection-case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Hassan Tariq, Muhammad Umar Kamal, Pavithra Reddy, Bharat Bajantri, Masooma Niazi, Ajsza Matela, Cosmina Zeana, Ariyo Ihimoyan, Anil Dev, Sridhar Chilimuri

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(52):e9229.

 

Strongyloidiasis hyperinfection and disseminated disease have high mortality rates due to several complications and early detection of Strongyloides infection is therefore prudent.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Effects of neighbourhood and household sanitation conditions on diarrhea morbidity: Systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Youngmee Tiffany Jung, Ryan James Hum, Wendy Lou, Yu-Ling Cheng

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Sanitation in neighbourhood and household domains can provide primary protection against diarrhea morbidity, yet their distinct health benefits have not been succinctly distinguished and reviewed. We present here the first systematic review and meta-analysis of the distinct effect ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Gelatin tannate and tyndallized probiotics: a novel approach for treatment of diarrhea.
 

Author(s): L Lopetuso, C Graziani, A Guarino, A Lamborghini, S Masi, V Stanghellini

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2017 Feb;21(4):873-883.

 

Intestinal permeability impairment is implicated in many gastrointestinal (GI) diseases. Chronic diarrhea, defined as the presence of diarrhea for more than 3 weeks in adults and 2 weeks in children, requires a different diagnostic and therapeutic work-up than acute diarrhea. Gelatin ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Pediatric Antibiotic Associated Diarrhea
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diarrhea

 

Last Updated: 28 Nov 2017

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Probiotics for the Prevention of Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Diarrhea

 

Last Updated: 16 Nov 2016

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Human Milk Oligosaccharides and Childhood Diarrhoea
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Diarrhea

 

Last Updated: 25 Jan 2018

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