https://www.healthcentral.com/article/irritable-bowel-syndrome-diagnosis-urine-test-study
Irritable Bowel SyndromeDiagnosis

IBS Diagnosis Is About to Get a Lot Easier

Irritable bowel syndrome is notoriously difficult to diagnose since there is no definitive test available. But that may soon change thanks to new research.

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