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Irritable bowel syndrome in adults

Diagnosis and management of irritable bowel syndrome in primary care

Published: 20/11/2008
Publication code: 003283
Guideline aiming to identify diagnostic criteria for people presenting with symptoms suggestive of IBS and to ensure that primary care clinicians and people who may have IBS have a reference tool that is both sensitive and specific, with high predictive value of the syndrome.
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