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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) Treatment Enid OK

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in Enid is called a "syndrome" because it is a group of symptoms which may include: abdominal cramping, gas, bloating, diarrhea and/or constipation. No one knows exactly what causes it. The muscles in the large intestine or colon appear to be more sensitive in people with IBS, and as a result may contract too much after a person eats.

Charles Lawrence Cannon
(580) 233-2176
620 S Madison St
Enid, OK
Specialty
Gastroenterology

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William Edmonson Smith, MD
(405) 844-4300
3201 Dans Ct
Enid, OK
Specialties
Family Practice, Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Edmond Med Ctr, Edmond, Ok
Group Practice: Edmond Physicians

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Sanku S Rao
(580) 234-0285
330 S 5th St
Enid, OK
Specialty
Gastroenterology

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Gopikrishnan Vasudevan, MD
(918) 331-2544
Suite #703 3400 SE Frank Phillips Boulevard
Edmond, OK
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1987

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Marc Stephen Rocklin, MD
(918) 794-4788
4735 E 91st St
Tulsa, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp -Broken Arrow, Broken Arrow, Ok; St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok; Southcrest Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Tulsa Colon & Rectal Surgery

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Charles Cannon, MR
(405) 233-2176
1121 Chantell St
Enid, OK
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Charles Lawrence Cannon, MD
(580) 233-2176
620 S Madison St Ste 201
Enid, OK
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: Integris Bass Baptist Health C, Enid, Ok

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Dr.Markham Nightengale
(918) 481-4706
6465 S Yale Ave # 1002
Tulsa, OK
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1988
Speciality
Gastroenterologist
General Information
Hospital: Saint Francis
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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2.9, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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David Michael King, MD
(918) 561-1131
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Resident OSU/CHS Dept of Osteopathic Man
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Springer Clinic Inc

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Ralph T Guild
(405) 271-3445
825 Ne 10th St
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialty
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

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Is IBS a Cause for my Sudden Cramps?

Q: Can you tell me more about irritable bowel syndrome? What causes it and what are the symptoms? How is it different from lactose intolerance? Who does it affect and at what age is it brought on? Also, is there a treatment for it?






Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is called a "syndrome" because it is a group of symptoms which may include: abdominal cramping, gas, bloating, diarrhea and/or constipation. No one knows exactly what causes it. The muscles in the large intestine or colon appear to be more sensitive in people with IBS, and as a result may contract too much after a person eats.

Lactose intolerance, on the other hand, is an intolerance to milk and some dairy products. The symptoms sometimes look similar but people with lactose intolerance don't have enough of the enzyme lactase to digest the sugars in dairy foods.

Although IBS has no cure, there a few things you can do to lessen the symptoms. Treatment includes: dietary changes, medication and stress relief. It's important to consult your doctor to find a plan that works well for you.


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