However, these are very rare. Only in a very small number of cases does IBS become so disabling that it can interfere with a person’s normal activities. But some people withdraw from activities because the diarrhea or constipation bothers them. In such cases, doctors may recommend mental health counseling. Most patients who have IBS seek help from a gastroenterologist.
The more common symptoms are fatigue, sore throat, swelling of the lymph nodes and malaise. There is usually a change in the white cells and serum of the blood, but it can only be detected by a special test, known as the Mono Spot or the heterophile test. It is possible that the results of the test remain negative until a few weeks have passed after seeing some symptoms. It is very rare that the test results remain negative through out the duration of the disease. There are some more serious symptoms that may not be visible, such as the enlargement of the spleen and the inflammation of the liver.
This is why many patients may experience a pause after the extra beat, followed by a slightly harder beat. Premature atrial contractions are work the same way, except the early depolarization occurs in the atria. PVCs and PACS are often said to feel like a skipped heartbeat (Ohio Heart and Vascular Center). Other symptoms include flip-flop, fluttering, or jumping heartbeats (Mayo Clinic). Those who experience frequent PVCs or PACs may experience weakness, lightheadedness, dizziness, or fluttering in the chest or neck, though these symptoms are less common and would only occur in patients who heart-pumping ability has been heavil... ... middle of paper ... ...ockers and arrhythmic drug may be prescribed as well (Mayo Clinic).
(Crohns Disease) medicinenet.com Crohns disease involves different areas through out the body. The small intestine and the colon are the most common areas affected by crohns disease. The symptoms of crohns disease vary from mild to severe, in some cases the symptoms will develop gradually or will suddenly occur without warning. You can also experience a time where you have no signs or symptoms (Crohns Disease Symptoms). Diarrhea is common symptom of crohns disease.
The infrequent side effects that rarely occur are hallucinations, liver irritation, increased heart rate, tics, Tourette’s syndrome, and sexual difficulties. Guanfacine or Tenex is yet another medication to treat ADD, but it is also used to treat mild to moderate high blood pressure. Tenex seems to work the best for hyperactivity, but not so much the distractibility. Some people that are treated with Tenex experience some side effects such as, drowsiness, dry mouth, constipation, mild lowering of blood pressure on standing. Some infrequent side effects that occur are skin problems such as rashes or itching, headache, dizziness, fatigue, insomnia, indigestion, nausea, diarrhea and slow heart rate.
OCD is extremely common like asthma or diabetes, and the people who have can live a normal life. (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) "Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is an anxiety disorder, that it is characterized by repeated unwanted thoughts or obsessions and repetitive behaviors" (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder); in which victims feel that they cannot control. Along with these characteristics there are usually rituals that run jointly with OCD. Rituals such as hand washing, counting, checking, or cleaning are some of the most common. Performing these rituals is the person's way to try and cope with the anxiety; but they usually only offer temporary relief, and when these tasks are not performed it usually increases anxiety (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder).
“Diarrhea can range from mild to severe (as many as 20 or more trips to the bathroom a day). If the diarrhea is extreme, it can lead to dehydration, rapid heartbeat, and a drop in blood pressure. And continued loss of small amounts of blood in the stool can lead to anemia.” (Rosario, 2011) Constipation may also occur due to an obstruction in the intestine or inflammation. Symptoms may depend on which section of the gastrointestinal tract is affected, and may also range in... ... middle of paper ... ...lt in depression. If depression occurs there are also support groups and counseling available to patients suffering from these diseases.