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What is IBS?

IBS is the most common of the functional disorders of the digestive tract. It is characterized by chronic abdominal pain and irregular bowel movements.

Topics: Fact Sheet, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

About the Author

  • Ami D. Sperber, MD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Gastroenterology, Soroka Medical Center; Faculty of the Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel

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