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Inflammatory Bowel Diseases:
doi: 10.1097/01.MIB.0000438427.48726.b0
Clinical Review Articles

Popular Exclusionary Diets for Inflammatory Bowel Disease: The Search for a Dietary Culprit

Hwang, Caroline MD*; Ross, Viveca RD; Mahadevan, Uma MD

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Abstract

The evolving understanding of the role of the microbiome and environmental factors in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease makes diet an interesting and potentially powerful tool in the treatment of disease. However, at this time, evidence is limited but anecdotal reports of success abound. There is a bewildering array of new diets being tried by patients in an attempt to control diseases. This review attempts to summarize the most common diets for the treating physician.

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