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Disorders associated with bacterial overgrowth

Disorders associated with bacterial overgrowth
Small intestinal stasis
Anatomic abnormalities
Small intestinal diverticulosis
Surgically created blind loops (end-to-side anastomosis)
Strictures (Crohn disease, radiation, surgery)
Abnormal small intestinal motility
Diabetes mellitus
Idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction
Radiation enteritis
Crohn disease
Abnormal communication between the proximal and distal gastrointestinal tract
Gastrocolic or jejunocolic fistula
Resection of the ileocecal valve
Associations usually with multifactorial causes
Hypochlorhydria due to atrophic gastritis or medications. These are usually not clinically significant unless they coexist with concomitant motility disturbances of the small bowel.
Immunodeficiency states (common variable immunodeficiency, AIDS, severe malnutrition)
Chronic pancreatitis
End-stage kidney disease
Advanced age
Total parenteral nutrition (TPN) in children
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