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Ibs pain

What causes the pain that comes with ibs? I can understand how there is pain in ibs that is caused by a food intolerance because there will probably be some physical damage/inflammation. But if the ibs is caused by bacteria imbalance why is there pain, is it gas. Also how do you know if you have gas, would you pass wind a lot? I am not sure if I have gas or if i have a damaged inflamed gut all I know is that my stomach is tender when pressure put on it.

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Hi Mikey1536, in my case it's stomach cramps which are very severe and having loose bowel movements. Hope this helps you

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I 've just seen a message that said there is now a test for IBS called ibschek. I can't help you about the pain but to get a specific diagnosis would put your mind at rest and save invasive tests. Good luck

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It may be intense trapped wind. Apparently trapped wind can even move around and give you chest pains too.

I get those pains sometimes when I eat foods I'm not supposed to. I'm not sure of the exact cause though.

Best of luck

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