Definitions for "Diarrhea"
A morbidly frequent and profuse discharge of loose or fluid evacuations from the intestines, without tenesmus; a purging or looseness of the bowels; a flux.
Frequent passage of loose, watery stool.
the frequent discharge of loose, watery stools.
Frequent passage of soft or liquid stool (no blood); may be caused by any parasite or infection normally found in any part of the intestine ( Giardia lamblia, Isospora belli, Dientamoeba fragilis, Balantidium coli, Cryptosporidium parvum, Enterocytozoon bieneusi, possibly other microsporidia, Cyclospora sp., visceral leishmaniasis, Plasmodium falciparum malaria, tapeworms, trichinosis, schistosomiasis, hookworm).
Overdose Venous
Neoplasms Venereal
The Condition"...Most commonly, carbohydrate malabsorption induces an osmotic diarrhea accompanied by abdominal bloating and flatulence that is associated with meals..."
The Condition"...Individuals with sprue are likely to have a positive family history, history of diabetes or skin lesions ( dermatitis herpetiformis) and have manifestations of panmalabsorption dating back to childhood or adolescence..."
The Condition"...3 suggests carbohydrate malabsorption because colonic bacteria produce short-chain fatty acids from malabsorbed carbohydrate..."
The Condition"...A distended, rigid or tender abdomen may indicate a potential medical emergency and a requirement for immediate, aggressive evaluation of its cause..."
The Condition"...Careful medication history is important since such medications as NSAIDs, antacids, elixirs (containing sorbitol and fructose), antihypertensives, cholinergic agents, antibiotics, and antiarrhythmics all can cause diarrhea in some individuals..."
Microscopy Syphilis
The Condition"... Lactase deficiency, either ethnically acquired (more common in Asian-Americans, African- Americans) or secondary to acute infectious enteritis can lead to diarrhea following ingestion of milk, cheese,..."
Recommendation Nutritional Yeast"A thoroughly researched yeast, Saccharomyces boulardii, has been used in Europe for control of nonspecific diarrhea for several decades..."
Recommendation Probiotics"A study of hospitalized children showed that a combination of Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium infantis was effective in treating acute diarrhea..."
Oak Bark, Plantain, Thyme, Chamomile
Slippery Elm, Borage (leaf), Barberry, Ginger (root), Plantain, Red Raspberry, St Johns Wort, Thyme, Tansy, Witch Hazel, Wormwood and Bistort.
Mycotic Toxicology
Nasal Toxicology
Membrane Toxicology
Naloxone Telemedicine
Neuroleptic Telemedicine
Ocular Vestibular
Phenotype Vestibular
Outpatients Vestibular
Mobility Synovial
Nonmetastatic Tibia
Mobilization Threonine
The Condition"...Endoscopy usually is more specific than X-ray studies because it allows direct inspection of the mucosa, detection of superficial lesions, and the ability to biopsy the mucosa..."
Mucosa Tetanus
Mucosa Tinnitus
Nasal Tuberculosis
Myocarditis Tuberculosis
Naltrexone Tuberculosis
The Condition"...Laboratory evaluation should be restricted to patients with severe diarrhea or when illness is complicated by the presence of dysentery or fever, or when the duration of illness becomes protracted..."
The Condition"...The latter examination utilizes a swallowed string to obtain a specimen of mucus from the duodenal lumen, and the mucus is subsequently examined for the presence of the organism..."
The Condition"...They should be performed in patients with severe diarrhea and fever, dysentery, fecal leukocytes or a prolonged (greater than 14 days) diarrheal illness..."
Kaopectate for cats. Kaopectate or Pepto Bismol for dogs. Cat - 1 tsp. as often as 5 times daily. Dog - 1 Tbs. up to 5 times daily. If the diarrhea is not gone after one day, call your veterinarian. Warning: Do not give Pepto Bismol to cats.
Nephritis Veterinarians
Journal of daily events
The Condition"...Patients with intense diarrhea and large fluid and electrolyte losses may develop dehydration that will need medical evaluation..."
Menarche Serum
The Condition"...Biochemical screening should include serum electrolytes, tests of renal function (blood urea nitrogen and creatinine) and a basic nutritional assessment, consisting of a lymphocyte count and measurements of serum calcium, phosphorus, total protein and albumin levels..."
Keywords:  thyrotoxicosis, myxedema
Myxedema Thyrotoxicosis
Keywords:  osteopetrosis
Keywords:  miconazole
Keywords:  neuropharmacology
Keywords:  torticollis
Lymphedema Subconjunctival
Microspheres Thrombocytopenia
Myalgia Trichloroethylene
Keywords:  thalidomide, metastatic
Metastatic Thalidomide
Keywords:  neonatal
Keywords:  tryptophan
Relationship to Potassium Need"Diarrhea causes additional fluid loss and can result in potassium depletion..."
The Condition"...Most of the commonly-employed antidiarrheal medications are antimotility agents that act by slowing intestinal motility, thereby increasing intraluminal fluid time and allowing for greater intestinal fluid absorption..."
Keywords:  urology, osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis Urology
Keywords:  thrombosis, morphine
Morphine Thrombosis
Keywords:  oncology
Keywords:  necrosis
Keywords:  tachycardia, lethal
Lethal Tachycardia
Keywords:  morphology, squamous
Morphology Squamous
Mammography Supplementation
Keywords:  lanolin, tolerance
Lanolin Tolerance
Recommendation Bladderwrack"Alginic acid (a component of bladderwrack) is a type of dietary fiber that can be used to help relieve constipation and diarrhea..."
Keywords:  paraparesis, urinary
Paraparesis Urinary
Keywords:  mitosis
Keywords:  thiotepa, molecule
Molecule Thiotepa
Keywords:  metaplasia, stomach
Metaplasia Stomach
Keywords:  mononucleosis, vaginitis
Mononucleosis Vaginitis
Keywords:  tomography
Keywords:  microsomal, systemic
Microsomal Systemic
Keywords:  uveitis, oral
Uveitis Oral
Keywords:  metabolite, topical
Metabolite Topical
Keywords:  nicotine, withdrawal
Nicotine Withdrawal
Keywords:  selenium, modulator
Modulator Selenium
Keywords:  microorganism
Keywords:  spectrum
Keywords:  younger, children, five, problem, age
a very common problem in children younger than age five
Keywords:  membrane, systemic
Membrane Systemic
Keywords:  mental, systemic
Mental Systemic