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Research Article

The Effects of Maturation on the Colonic Microflora in Infancy and Childhood

Table 1

Major diagnoses in children that initiated the stool analysis.

Organ classesMain diagnosesChildren

GastrointestinalUnspecified1862
Irritable Bowel Syndrome1188
Crohn’s disease27
Ulcerative colitis64
Diarrhea771
Constipation296
Candida1061
Food Intolerance238

RespiratoryUnspecified663
Bronchitis294
Sinusitis
Asthma103

UrogenitalUnspecified27
Cystitis
Genital mycosis

DermatologicUnspecified40
Dermatitis256
Psoriasis28
Acne

AllergicAllergy, unspecified229
Neurodermititis2184
Recurrent urticaria
Pollinosis
Allergic asthma230
Food allergies209
Respiratory allergies106

RheumatologicArthritis

OthersInfection defence weakness402
Autoimmune diseases
Malignom

Missing421

Total10699
(85%)*

*The remaining to the total of 12.484 are cases with unknown diagnoses.

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