Symptoms of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI)

One, some, or all of these symptoms
could mean EPI2

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Diarrhea

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Abdominal Pain

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Bloating

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Flatulence

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Unexplained
Weight Loss

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Steatorrhea*

Steatorrhea—the most common clinical manifestation of EPI—may not appear until the disease is advanced (ie, pancreatic enzyme output drops below 10%).2

Signs and symptoms of EPI may be confused with other GI conditions2

This chart is for informational purposes only. This list is not a complete list of symptoms and it is not intended to be used to diagnose, treat, or care for any particular patient.

IBS-D=irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea; SIBO=small intestinal bacterial overgrowth.

*Steatorrhea: >7 g of fecal fat per day while consuming 100 g of dietary fat per day.

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