ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS


As a common underlying cause, SIBO is associated with many other health complaints and conditions. SIBO is either correlated with causing the conditions below, or is thought to be partly caused by these conditions. The list may be large, but if you experience digestive disturbances and one or more of the conditions listed, SIBO testing is warranted. By treating the root cause, patients may experience a permanent shift in their health.

  • Acne Roseacea
  • Acne Vulgaris
  • Acromegaly
  • Alcohol Consumption (moderate intake)
  • Anemia
  • Atrophic Gastritis
  • Autism
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
  • Chronic Medication Use
    • Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPI's)
    • Opiates
      (pain medication)
    • NSAID's
      (anti-inflammatory medications such as Advil/Ibuprofen, Naproxen, Motrin, etc.)
  • Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetes
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Ehlers-Dalos Syndrome
  • Environmental Enteric Dysfunction
  • Erosive Esophagitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fructose Malabsorption
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastroparesis
  • GERD (Reflux)
  • HIV
  • Hepatic Injury (Liver Injury)
  • History of Surgery
    • Any Abdominal Surgery 
    • Post Gastrectomy (Stomach removal)
    • Post Esophageal and Gastric Cancer
    • Post Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder removal)
    • Post Colorectal Cancer 
  • H. Pylori Infection (Ulcers)
    • Hypochlorhydria (low stomach acid)
    • Hypothyroidism and/or Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
    • Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD) including Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Interstitial Cystitis
    • Lactose intolerance
    • Leaky Gut Syndrome
    • Liver Cirrhosis (Liver Damage)
    • Lyme Disease
    • Malabsorption Syndrome
    • Muscular Dystrophy (Myotonic Type 1)
    • Myelomeningocele (Spina Bifida)
    • Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Obesity
    • Pancreatitis
    • Parasites
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Pernicious Anemia
    • Prostatitis, chronic
    • Radiation Enteropathy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
    • Scleroderma (Systemic Sclerosis)
    • Short Bowel Syndrome 
    • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) (includes Concussions)
    • Tropical Sprue
    • Whipple's Disease

    Articles & Research

    Click the links below for access to the research articles relating Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth and different areas of health.