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Joseph Mort
  1. Develop a differential diagnosis of a patient presenting with diarrhea.
  2. Differentiate between osmotic, secretory, inflammatory, and fatty diarrhea based on features of the patient’s presentation.
  3. Explain the workup of acute infectious diarrhea, common pathogens, and indications for antibiotic treatment.
  4. Recognize medications and dietary substances commonly associated with diarrhea.
  5. List causes of steatorrhea and appropriate diagnostic tests.
  6. Explain the workup of chronic diarrhea.
AccessMedicine > Clinician's Pocket Reference: The Scut Monkey, 11e > Chapter 3. Differential Diagnosis: Symptoms, Signs, and Conditions > Diarrhea
AccessMedicine > Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e > Diarrhea and Constipation
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AccessMedicine > Case Files: Emergency Medicine, 4e > Case 20 > Acute Diarrhea
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AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 16 > Diarrhea, Infectious
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AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 72 > Diarrhea, Non-Infectious: Lactose Intolerance
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AccessMedicine > Vanderbilt Internal Medicine and Pediatric Curriculum > 28 > Acute Diarrhea


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