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Lactose Intolerance (Intolerance, Lactose)

The condition resulting from the absence or deficiency of LACTASE in the MUCOSA cells of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT, and the inability to break down LACTOSE in milk for ABSORPTION. Bacterial fermentation of the unabsorbed lactose leads to symptoms that range from a mild indigestion (DYSPEPSIA) to severe DIARRHEA. Lactose intolerance may be an inborn error or acquired.
Also Known As:
Intolerance, Lactose; Malabsorption, Lactose; Lactose Malabsorption
Networked: 730 relevant articles (38 outcomes, 83 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Diarrhea
2. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Syndrome, Irritable Bowel)
3. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (Inflammatory Bowel Disease)
4. Crohn Disease (Crohn's Disease)
5. Colonic Neoplasms (Colon Cancer)

Experts

1. Huang, Cheng-Yu: 6 articles (06/2012 - 01/2004)
2. Vonk, R J: 6 articles (08/2008 - 06/2002)
3. Gasbarrini, A: 5 articles (01/2013 - 04/2005)
4. He, Tao: 5 articles (05/2007 - 01/2004)
5. Priebe, Marion G: 4 articles (01/2016 - 01/2004)
6. Fox, Mark: 4 articles (09/2015 - 06/2013)
7. Gasbarrini, Antonio: 4 articles (11/2014 - 01/2006)
8. Casellas, Francesc: 4 articles (10/2014 - 05/2009)
9. Kumar, Sunil: 4 articles (09/2013 - 04/2009)
10. Ghoshal, Uday C: 4 articles (09/2013 - 04/2009)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Lactose Intolerance:
1. LactoseFDA LinkGeneric
2. LactaseIBA
3. HydrogenIBA
4. CalciumIBA
5. beta-Galactosidase (Lactaid)IBA
6. Milk Proteins (Milk Protein)IBA
7. Lactulose (Duphalac)FDA LinkGeneric
8. CholesterolIBA
9. Loperamide (Imodium)FDA LinkGeneric
10. FructoseIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Enzyme Replacement Therapy
2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
3. Radiotherapy
4. Fluid Therapy (Oral Rehydration Therapy)
5. Therapeutics