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Gastroenterology


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  1. Irritable bowel syndrome. Protein-losing enteropathy can result from many diseases, including inflammatory bowel disease, peptic ulcer disease, lymphatic obstruction associated with tuberculosis, malignancy, lymphenteric fistula, and primary mucosal disease (eg, Whipple’s disease). It is not associated with irritable bowel syndrome.

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