Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)
August 31, 2021

Small intestine bacterial overgrowth is more likely to affect women, older persons, and those who have other digestive problems, such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).

 What Is Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)?

This condition develops when there is an irregular increase in the general bacterial growth in the small intestine, especially bacteria that are not typically found in the small intestine. This disease is also known as blind loop syndrome sometimes.