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

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Jack T Dancer, MD
(405) 743-7350
1815 W 6th Ave
Stillwater, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth Sci, Washington Dc 20037
Graduation Year: 1961
Hospital
Hospital: Stillwater Med Ctr, Stillwater, Ok
Group Practice: Warren Clinic Stillwater

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Dr.MATTHEW MCBRIDE
(405) 949-4289
5701 North Portland Avenue # 305
Oklahoma City, OK
Gender
M
Speciality
Gastroenterologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Sanku S Rao
(580) 234-0285
330 S 5th St
Enid, OK
Specialty
Gastroenterology

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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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Satish K Arora
(405) 360-2777
1125 N Porter Ave
Norman, OK
Specialty
Gastroenterology

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Jitendra Ravji Parmar, MD
1 Hospital Dr
Eufaula, OK
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nairobi, Coll Of Hlth Sci, Nairobi, Kenya
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Veterans Affairs Med Ctr, Muskogee, Ok; Community Hosp -Lakeview, Eufaula, Ok

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Haresh Kantilal Ajmera, MD
(918) 744-8115
2325 S Harvard Ave
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Seth G S Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1969

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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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