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Malabsorption syndrome

MedGen UID:
44256
Concept ID:
C0024523
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Malabsorption Syndrome; Malabsorption Syndromes; Syndrome, Malabsorption; Syndromes, Malabsorption
SNOMED CT: Intestinal malabsorption (197476001); Malabsorption syndrome (32230006); Malabsorption (32230006)
 

Definition

A syndrome resulting from the inadequate absorption of nutrients in the small intestine. Symptoms include abdominal pain, bloating, and diarrhea. [from NCI]

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Dutta AK, Sajith KG, Shah G, Pulimood AB, Simon EG, Joseph AJ, Chacko A
Dig Endosc 2014 Nov;26(6):720-5. Epub 2014 Mar 26 doi: 10.1111/den.12285. PMID: 24666384
Behera B, Mirdha BR, Makharia GK, Bhatnagar S, Dattagupta S, Samantaray JC
Dig Dis Sci 2008 Mar;53(3):672-9. Epub 2007 Aug 31 doi: 10.1007/s10620-007-9927-9. PMID: 17763958
Farrell JJ
Semin Gastrointest Dis 2002 Oct;13(4):182-90. PMID: 12462704
Hayman SR, Lacy MQ, Kyle RA, Gertz MA
Am J Med 2001 Nov;111(7):535-40. doi: 10.1016/s0002-9343(01)00919-6. PMID: 11705429
Bakker RC, Brandjes DP, Snel P, Lawson JA, Lindeman J, Batchelor D
Mayo Clin Proc 1997 Jun;72(6):546-50. doi: 10.4065/72.6.546. PMID: 9179139

Diagnosis

Dutta AK, Sajith KG, Shah G, Pulimood AB, Simon EG, Joseph AJ, Chacko A
Dig Endosc 2014 Nov;26(6):720-5. Epub 2014 Mar 26 doi: 10.1111/den.12285. PMID: 24666384
Putkonen L, Yao CK, Gibson PR
Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 2013 Jul;16(4):473-7. doi: 10.1097/MCO.0b013e328361c556. PMID: 23739630
Yadav P, Das P, Mirdha BR, Gupta SD, Bhatnagar S, Pandey RM, Makharia GK
Indian J Gastroenterol 2011 Feb;30(1):22-8. Epub 2011 Mar 3 doi: 10.1007/s12664-011-0081-0. PMID: 21369836
Selva Kumar C, Das RR, Balakrishnan CD, Balagurunathan K, Chaudhuri K
J Trop Pediatr 2011 Apr;57(2):135-7. Epub 2010 Jun 22 doi: 10.1093/tropej/fmq052. PMID: 20571153
Hayman SR, Lacy MQ, Kyle RA, Gertz MA
Am J Med 2001 Nov;111(7):535-40. doi: 10.1016/s0002-9343(01)00919-6. PMID: 11705429

Therapy

Putkonen L, Yao CK, Gibson PR
Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 2013 Jul;16(4):473-7. doi: 10.1097/MCO.0b013e328361c556. PMID: 23739630
Selva Kumar C, Das RR, Balakrishnan CD, Balagurunathan K, Chaudhuri K
J Trop Pediatr 2011 Apr;57(2):135-7. Epub 2010 Jun 22 doi: 10.1093/tropej/fmq052. PMID: 20571153
Seki T, Yamamoto M, Ohwada R, Takano K, Kure M, Sekine H, Katsura Y, Sato K
J Bone Miner Metab 2010 Mar;28(2):227-32. Epub 2009 Aug 6 doi: 10.1007/s00774-009-0114-2. PMID: 19657589
Kapsoritakis AN, Rizos CD, Delikoukos S, Kyriakou D, Koukoulis GK, Potamianos SP
J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 2008 Mar;17(1):91-4. PMID: 18392253
Famularo G, De Simone C, Pandey V, Sahu AR, Minisola G
Med Hypotheses 2005;65(6):1132-5. Epub 2005 Aug 10 doi: 10.1016/j.mehy.2004.09.030. PMID: 16095846

Prognosis

Dutta AK, Sajith KG, Shah G, Pulimood AB, Simon EG, Joseph AJ, Chacko A
Dig Endosc 2014 Nov;26(6):720-5. Epub 2014 Mar 26 doi: 10.1111/den.12285. PMID: 24666384
Kraigher O, Brenner S
Cutis 2009 Feb;83(2):75-6. PMID: 19326691
Ghoshal UC, Ghoshal U, Das K, Misra A
Indian J Gastroenterol 2006 Jan-Feb;25(1):6-10. PMID: 16567886
Hayman SR, Lacy MQ, Kyle RA, Gertz MA
Am J Med 2001 Nov;111(7):535-40. doi: 10.1016/s0002-9343(01)00919-6. PMID: 11705429
Ramadan IT, Abdul-Ghaffar NU
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 1997 Feb;1(1):85-6. PMID: 9441065

Clinical prediction guides

Pawłowska K, Umławska W, Iwańczak B
Adv Clin Exp Med 2015 Sep-Oct;24(5):863-71. doi: 10.17219/acem/26337. PMID: 26768639
Dutta AK, Sajith KG, Shah G, Pulimood AB, Simon EG, Joseph AJ, Chacko A
Dig Endosc 2014 Nov;26(6):720-5. Epub 2014 Mar 26 doi: 10.1111/den.12285. PMID: 24666384
Ghoshal UC, Ghoshal U, Das K, Misra A
Indian J Gastroenterol 2006 Jan-Feb;25(1):6-10. PMID: 16567886
Ohtaki M, Michimata Y, Suzuki T, Oikawa K, Mikami M
Tohoku J Exp Med 1976 Sep;120(1):43-51. doi: 10.1620/tjem.120.43. PMID: 960106
Savilahti E
Gut 1973 Jun;14(6):491-501. doi: 10.1136/gut.14.6.491. PMID: 4578221Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Sharma P, Baloda V, Gahlot GP, Singh A, Mehta R, Vishnubathla S, Kapoor K, Ahuja V, Gupta SD, Makharia GK, Das P
J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2019 Jan;34(1):74-83. Epub 2018 Aug 30 doi: 10.1111/jgh.14403. PMID: 30069926

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