If you often have something to go to the toilet, then be careful, it is best to go to the hospital for examination, you may have irritable bowel syndrome.
Irritable bowel syndrome is a functional bowel disease characterized by abdominal pain or abdominal discomfort associated with changes in bowel habits. Some people become constipated, and some people show diarrhea. According to statistics, in China, irritable bowel syndrome accounts for 40% of the number of digestive medicine clinics. So what causes irritable bowel syndrome?
The etiology of irritable bowel syndrome is very complicated, the etiology and pathogenesis are still not very clear, genetic, psychological abnormalities, intestinal infections, mucosal immune responses, inflammatory reactions, etc., may cause the disease to occur, then, is it As long as the stool is irregular, is it suffering from irritable bowel syndrome? the answer is negative.
The diagnostic criteria for irritable bowel syndrome are based on symptomology. The diagnosis is based on the exclusion of organic diseases. It is recommended to use the currently internationally recognized IBS Rome III diagnostic criteria:
Repeated episodes of abdominal pain or discomfort (discomfort means discomfort rather than pain), symptoms appear at least 3 days per month in the last 3 months, combining 2 or more of the following:
- Symptoms relieve after defecation;
2, accompanied by changes in the frequency of defecation;
3, accompanied by changes in stool traits (appearance).
Symptoms appear before diagnosis for at least 6 months, and the above criteria are met in the past 3 months.
After irritable bowel syndrome, it can be relieved and treated by adjusting diet, psychological and behavioral management, and medication.