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Malabsorption is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Malabsorption books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Diarrhea and Malabsorption - Tufts OpenCourseWare - Tufts
Diarrhea and Malabsorption: Slide 5. 6. Diarrhea.
WGO Practice Guideline: Malabsorption
Malabsorption Diet
Malabsorption Testing
(eg, Lactose Tolerance test) abnormal. Carbohydrate malabsorption tolerance test; (14C)-D-xylose breath test.

Suggested News Resources

Why do the righteous suffer?
On the fifth day our family physician told us, “It could be a malabsorption, due to cereal content in the food.” We stopped the baby food and Arul's eating improved almost immediately. The other problems, however, continued.
Could Your Irritable Bowel Syndrome Really Be Celiac Disease?
Celiac disease, an autoimmune inflammatory disease of the small intestines caused by the consumption of gluten (a protein found in various cereal grains), is characterized by abdominal pains, diarrhea/constipation, weight loss and malabsorption.
Go gluten-free
Malabsorption of nutrients when nutrition is critical to a child's normal growth and development can result in other problems such as delayed growth, short stature, delayed puberty and enamel defects of the permanent teeth.
Weight-loss procedure curing diabetes?
Medical Minute 8-24: Weight Loss Procedure Curing Diabetes

Suggested Web Resources

Malabsorption - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Malabsorption is a state arising from abnormality in absorption of food nutrients across the gastrointestinal (GI) tract.
Malabsorption: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Many diseases can cause malabsorption. Malabsorption is usually the inability to absorb certain sugars, fats, proteins, or vitamins from food.
Malabsorption - Symptoms, Causes, Treatments - Better Medicine
May 2, 2011 Malabsorption Information Including Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Causes, Videos, Forums, and local community support.
Malabsorption - Overview
Malabsorption - Overview, Malabsorption is difficulty digesting or absorbing...

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