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Kevin, a patient
living with SBS

Is there more to your condition than you think…

WHAT IS SBS?_
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IT'S IMPORTANT TO HAVE AN HONEST CONVERSATION WITH YOUR DOCTOR

There are many diseases and conditions that can lead to chronic symptoms of malabsorption and an SBS diagnosis

>Learn what conditions can
potentially lead to SBS
 

Do you have a preexisting condition, such as Crohn's Disease, or have gone through an event that affects your gastrointestinal health?

Have you had an intestinal surgery…

WHAT IS SBS?_
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Most people with SBS have had surgery to remove part of the intestines. Yet some don't know that these surgeries can increase the chance of an SBS diagnosis.

>Understand how intestinal surgeries can affect the body
 

Have you had surgery to remove part of your intestines?

When symptoms keep you from living your life…

WHAT IS SBS?_
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Chronic malabsorption can result in persistent and debilitating symptoms. These symptoms may be your body's way of telling you that something is wrong.

>Learn more about common
SBS signs and symptoms
 

Do you experience gastrointestinal symptoms, like diarrhea?

Norma, a patient
living with SBS

Are you unable to get all of your nutrition from food alone…

WHAT IS SBS?_
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Intestinal surgery can sometimes lead to serious malabsorption issues that may need to be treated with non-oral nutrition and/or fluids.

>Learn about life-sustaining
nutritional support
 

On average, how many bowel movements do you have in a day?