The purpose of screening is to find a health problem and treat it early. Screening tests are often given to people who do not have current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for a health problem.

There are no screening guidelines for IBS.

Revision Information

  • Reviewer: EBSCO Medical Review Board James P. Cornell, MD
  • Review Date: 08/2019 -
  • Update Date: 08/27/2019 -