Could my symptoms be something else?

If you regularly have diarrhoea, bloating, tummy pain or skin rashes but you're not certain of the cause,see your GP.

Your GP may be able to diagnose the cause from your symptoms and medical history. If necessary, they'll carry out tests, such as blood tests.

You can also do some research yourself. It may helpto read up on other conditions that cause similar symptoms. For example, learn about:

Bowels are sensitive organs, and it's common to have bowel symptoms when you have been ill or feel run down or stressed.

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Medically Reviewed by a doctor on 21 Dec 2018