Donate now, support IFFGD

My Cart | Register | Sign In

Header Image

How to Prepare for Tests

In many cases, doctors can make a diagnosis of a functional gastrointestinal disorder after a careful history and examination. Often, however, there is a structural disease that must be excluded by tests that probe the gastrointestinal tract. This fact sheet reviews preparation for common tests, including sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy, and upper gastrointestinal endoscopy.
Topics: Constipation, difficult to pass stools, Fact Sheet, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Motility, Pelvic floor disorders, Stomach Disorders, Tests, lower GI tract, Tests, upper GI tract

About the Author

Price:
$0.00
 
View PDF