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The Human intestine

Short bowel syndrome - Better Health Channel -open

Short bowel syndrome occurs when a person is unable to absorb food nutrients properly due to severe disease or surgical removal of a significant proportion of the small intestine. Common causes of short bowel syndrome include Crohn’s disease and necrotising enterocolitis. Symptoms may include abdominal pain, diarrhoea, fluid retention, weight loss and fatigue.



Short Bowel Syndrome

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What is short bowel syndrome