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Overview on diarrhea

Diarrhea is a condition where a person has more frequent bowel movements due to an infection in the stomach. Common causes of this are eating contaminated food and water. Diarrhea is more common in places where hygiene is poor and access to medicine is difficult. Diarrhea lasts for a few days only, in most cases but diarrhea can last for weeks which indic ...

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Osmotic diarrhea

Diarrhea is a common ailment of the gastrointestinal tract which is described as an increase in the frequency of loose watery stools. Diarrhea can be classified as osmotic, secretory and inflammatory. Diarrhea causes bowel movements or stools that are watery and loose. Some individuals experience diarrhea once or twice in a year and usually last t2-3 days and can be treated by over-the-counter medications. ...

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