Management of PCS

Management of PCS has to address the specific cause. Irritable bowel syndrome (see Chapter 39, "Irritable Bowel Syndrome"), peptic ulcer disease (see Chapter 25, "Peptic Ulcer Disease"), cholelithiasis (see Chapter 132, "Cholelithiasis"), and chronic pancreatitis (see Chapter 139, "Chronic Pancreatitis") are important diagnostic considerations in the management of this syndrome. However, in this chapter we will focus on SOD.One study that systematically examined patients after cholecystectomy found that IBS was the most common cause of PCS.

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Constipation Prescription

Constipation Prescription

Did you ever think feeling angry and irritable could be a symptom of constipation? A horrible fullness and pressing sharp pains against the bladders can’t help but affect your mood. Sometimes you just want everyone to leave you alone and sleep to escape the pain. It is virtually impossible to be constipated and keep a sunny disposition. Follow the steps in this guide to alleviate constipation and lead a happier healthy life.

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