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Some common intestinal diseases are colitis, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), constipation, peptic ulcers, colon polyps or cancer, diverticular disease and intestinal obstruction. There are different forms of colitis, inc... More »

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Intestinal malrotation usually causes a twisted intestine, according to the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders. Causes of intestinal malrotation include birth defects, a hernia and inflamm... More »

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Gastrointestinal disorders include irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, functional disorders, structural disorders and anal disorders, according to the Cleveland Clinic. Irritable bowel syndrome is a condition that ca... More »

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Some examples of common intestinal disorders are constipation, irritable bowel syndrome and diverticular disease, according to Cleveland Clinic. Many intestinal diseases can be prevented or minimized with a healthy diet,... More »

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Irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, is a colon disorder that typically manifests in symptoms such as abdominal pain, cramping, constipation, diarrhea and gas, according to Mayo Clinic. It may also cause serious symptoms, s... More »

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There is no cure for IBS, or irritable bowel syndrome, for either women or men, claims MedicineNet. However, the symptoms can be eased through changes in lifestyle, diet and medications. More »

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Possible causes of bloody bowel movements include anal fissures, diverticular disease, petptic ulcers, esophageal disorders and angiodysplacia, according to WebMD. Polyps and cancer also sometimes cause bloody stools, al... More »

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