Title: Exposure to Severe Wartime Conditions in Early Life Is Associated With an Increased Risk of Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Population-Based Cohort Study
Authors: Klooker, Tamira K ×
Braak, Breg
Painter, Rebecca C
de Rooij, Susanne R
van Elburg, Ruurd M
van den Wijngaard, Rene M
Roseboom, Tessa J
Boeckxstaens, Guy #
Issue Date: Sep-2009
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
Series Title: American Journal of Gastroenterology vol:104 issue:9 pages:2250-2256
Abstract: OBJECTIVES: Stressful events during early life have been suggested to play an important role in the development of the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). In this study, we evaluate whether an exposure to severe wartime conditions during gestation and in early life are associated with an increased prevalence of IBS.
ISSN: 0002-9270
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Translational Research in GastroIntestinal Disorders
× corresponding author
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