"Irritable Bowel Syndrome" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A disorder with chronic or recurrent colonic symptoms without a clearcut etiology. This condition is characterized by chronic or recurrent ABDOMINAL PAIN, bloating, MUCUS in FECES, and an erratic disturbance of DEFECATION.
|Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Irritable Bowel Syndromes
- Syndrome, Irritable Bowel
- Syndromes, Irritable Bowel
- Colon, Irritable
- Irritable Colon
- Colitis, Mucous
- Colitides, Mucous
- Mucous Colitides
- Mucous Colitis
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