SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth) has been linked to various medical conditions, either as a contributing factor, an outcome, or a comorbid condition.
Therefore, if you or someone you know has been diagnosed with any of the below-mentioned disorders, it might be worth considering SIBO testing.
The most common medical conditions associated with SIBO are:
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Diabetes mellitus (diabetes)
Diverticulosis (diverticular disease)
Ehlers-Danlos and Marfan syndrome
Helicobacter pylori gastritis
Hypochlorhydria (decreased gastric acidity)
Coronary heart disease (CHD)
Malignant diseases (cancer)
Cystic fibrosis (mucoviscidosis)
Pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas)
Restless legs syndrome
If you’ve sought treatment for any of the above conditions and still have not found relief, it may benefit you to dig deeper and do a SIBO Breath Test.
Treating SIBO may help improve your overall health and alleviate more than just digestive issues.