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1,243 Possible Causes for Lactose Intolerance

  • Food Allergy

    Known as lactose intolerance, it occurs in people who lack an enzyme called lactase, which is needed to digest lactose (a sugar in milk.)[hc-sc.gc.ca] Intolerance to lactose, an ingredient in most milk and dairy products, is the most common food intolerance and affects about 10 percent of Americans.[ift.org] Lactose intolerance is an example of a food intolerance that is often confused with a food allergy.[healthychildren.org]

  • Lactose Intolerance

    There is no treatment for lactose intolerance, but symptoms can be managed through diet changes. What is lactose intolerance?[hopkinsmedicine.org] This form of lactose intolerance results in severe diarrhea.[web.archive.org] Lactose intolerance is most common in Asian Americans, African Americans, Mexican Americans, and Native Americans. What causes lactose intolerance?[hopkinsmedicine.org]

  • Toddler's Diarrhea

    […] to adapt to dietary changes and may not be true lactose intolerance.[everydaylife.globalpost.com] One example is lactose intolerance .[babycenter.com] Lactose intolerance occurs if your toddler doesn't have enough of the enzyme necessary to break down lactose, which is the type of sugar in dairy foods such as milk.[everydaylife.globalpost.com]

  • Diarrhea

    Recommended Related to Digestive Disorders Lactose Intolerance Important It is possible that the main title of the report Lactose Intolerance is not the name you expected.[web.archive.org] A person who has lactose intolerance can have difficulty absorbing lactose after an extraordinarily high intake of dairy products.[en.wikipedia.org] Treatment of lactose intolerance initially involves the elimination of all lactose-containing products from the diet.[iffgd.org]

  • Celiac Disease

    intolerance Thyroid disease Type 1 diabetes The symptoms of celiac disease can be different from person to person.[nlm.nih.gov] Autoimmune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and Sjogren syndrome Addison disease Down syndrome Intestinal cancer Intestinal lymphoma Lactose[nlm.nih.gov] intolerance (common when the person is diagnosed, often goes away after treatment) Nausea and vomiting Stools that are foul smelling, oily, or stick to the toilet when flushed[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Histamine Intolerance

    Other common types of food intolerance Food poisoning Lactose intolerance Gluten and nut intolerance Carbohydrate intolerance[histame.com] For example, an adult with a milk allergy must avoid all milk products, while an adult who is lactose intolerant lacks the enzyme to break down sugars in milk.[physiologicnyc.com] Treatment Lactose intolerance is treated by following a low lactose diet.[allergyuk.org]

  • Short Bowel Syndrome

    Other symptoms may include bloating, heartburn, feeling tired, lactose intolerance, and foul-smelling stool.[en.wikipedia.org] Additionally, SBS increases the risk for food allergies and sensitivities, like lactose intolerance. What Are the Symptoms of Short Bowel Syndrome?[everydayhealth.com] More information is provided in the NIDDK health topic, Lactose Intolerance. [ Top ] What are the complications of Short Bowel Syndrome?[web.archive.org]

  • Infantile Colic

    If this is not the case, other diagnoses should be investigated such as lactose intolerance, food allergy, reflux and infections.[pakmag.com.au] These can be allergies, bacterial infection, lactose intolerance or problems in the digestive system.[epainassist.com] Infants with lactose intolerance show similar kind of symptoms as those affected by infantile colic (babies with colic).[epainassist.com]

  • Disaccharidase Deficiency

    The topic Disaccharidase Deficiency (Lactose Intolerance) you are seeking is a synonym, or alternative name, or is closely related to the medical condition Lactose Intolerance[dovemed.com] The key in the management of lactose intolerance is the dietary removal of lactose.[springermedizin.de] Abstract Intolerance to foods which contain lactose can cause a range of intestinal and systemic symptoms.[deepdyve.com]

  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

    Unresponsiveness resulted from SIBO in one and lactose intolerance in the other.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The median oro-cecal transit time between LM and lactose intolerance patients were 75 min and 45 min, respectively (Z 2.545, P 0.011).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] For lactose intolerance, avoiding milk products is curative (and annoying).[vitality101.com]

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