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Bowel function measurements included the number of SBMs and CSBMs compared to baseline, stool consistency using the Bristol Stool Form Scale (BSFS), and straining.
In Phase 2 trials, linaclotide improved bowel function as measured by both complete spontaneous bowel movements and spontaneous bowel movements in patients with CC and IBS-C.
Most patients whose cancer can be removed with this robotic option, experience less pain, blood loss and scarring, plus quicker return of bowel function and normal diet, and shortened hospital stays.
in an attempt to develop an animal model of post-infectious IBS, investigated if toxin-related effects of acute Camplylobacter jejuni infection produce altered bowel function and bacterial overgrowth in an animal model.
NEW YORK, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder characterized by abdominal discomfort associated with altered bowel function.
FOLATE: Not only are wholegrain cereals high in fibre, which maintains normal bowel function, they also contain the B vitamin folate, as are lentils, chickpeas, asparagus, spinach and sprouts.
As IBS is a problem linked with bowel function, it may be linked with the excessive spasm and irritation caused by the infective bacteria or viruses, or be linked with an abnormal balance of bowel bacteria.
However, there were no problems with ventriculoperitoneal shunts, and pregnancy caused significant decline in mobility or in neurologic, urologic, or bowel function in only two of the cases studied.
NutriSeeds (chia seeds) provide numerous health benefits including superior cardiovascular support, healthy digestive and bowel function and are a natural source for strength, energy and mental clarity.
It is not yet known if early intrauterine repair will result in improvements in bladder and bowel function, because most of the infants have not yet reached toilet-training age.
Background: Crofelemer improves bowel function in several conditions characterized by states of prominent secretory diarrhea.
On the other hand, radical prostatectomy beat EBRT in terms of bowel function.