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    Rome IV Diagnostic Criteria for Narcotic Bowel Syndrome

    Official Rome IV criteria for the diagnosis of narcotic bowel syndrome.
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    Dr. Douglas Drossman

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    Douglas Drossman, MD, is professor emeritus of medicine and psychiatry at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He is also the founder of the Drossman Center for the Education and Practice of Biopsychosocial Care and Drossman Consulting, LLC. Dr. Drossman has written over 500 articles and book chapters, has published two books, a GI procedure manual and a textbook of functional GI disorders (Rome I-IV), and serves on six editorial and advisory boards.

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