Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction Tied to Methanogen Overgrowth

Methanogen overgrowth is linked to gut motility disorders. In a retrospective chart review of 494 patients, patients with chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction (CIP) had a higher prevalence of methane-positive glucose breath tests compared with patients without CIP.

Via Digestive Diseases and Sciences. Published online January 10, 2022.