American Gastroenterological Association medical position statement: guidelines for the evaluation and management of chronic diarrhea

Gastroenterology. 1999 Jun;116(6):1461-3. doi: 10.1016/s0016-5085(99)70512-3.


This document presents the official recommendations of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) on the Evaluation and Management of Chronic Diarrhea. It was approved by the Clinical Practice and Practice Economics Committee on September 27, 1998, and by the AGA Governing Board on November 8, 1998.

Publication types

  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Chronic Disease
  • Diarrhea / diagnosis*
  • Diarrhea / therapy*
  • Gastroenterology*
  • Humans
  • Societies, Medical*
  • United States