Causes of IBS

Causes It is unclear what causes IBS. However, it is not contagious and does not have links to cancer.Factors that may play role in IBS development include: *diet *environmental factors, such as stress *genetic factors *hormones *digestive organs with a high sensitivity to pain *an unusual response to infection *a malfunction in the muscles that move food through the body *an inability of the (CNS) to control the digestive system *A person’s mental and emotional state can contribute to IBS development. People with Post traumatic stress Disorder(PTSD) have a higher risk of developing IBS. *Hormonal changes can make symptoms worse. For example, symptoms are often more severe in women around the time of menstruation. Infections, such as gastroenteritis can trigger post-infectious IBS (PI-IBS).

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Dear Dr.Minhaj Ahmed, IBS is manodhaihik roga.