Review of the Diseases of the Lower GI Tract
Estimated time to complete session: 40 min.
1. Discuss the diagnosis and treatment of irritable bowel syndrome.
2. Recognize the common forms of malabsorption.
3. Review the diagnosis and treatment of cancer of the small intestine, large intestine, and anus.
4. Summarize other clinical entities of the lower GI tract, including constipation and infections.
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David G. Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, Course Chair, Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada
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