Brief Article
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World J Gastroenterol. Oct 21, 2011; 17(39): 4404-4407
Published online Oct 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i39.4404
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Figure 1 Prevalence of restless legs syndrome in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. Twenty-nine percent of patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) were diagnosed with restless legs syndrome (RLS).
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Figure 2 Distribution of irritable bowel syndrome subtypes in patients with restless legs syndrome, which was assessed in each patient using a questionnaire and sleep study analysis. IBS: Irritable bowel syndrome; IBS-C: Constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome; IBS-D: Diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome; IBS-M: Mixed-symptom irritable bowel syndrome; RLS: Restless legs syndrome.