Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) or Excessive Mast Cells? Research Summary
by Theresa Nichols Schuster
This medical research summary elucidates the connections between excessive intestinal mast cells and digestive dysfunction described as mastocytic enterocolitis. Personal stories, medical terminology and reflections from a practicing gastroenterologist highlight this article that provides information to assist with diagnosis and treatment of those described as having irritable bowel syndrome.