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What does IP stand for?

IP stands for Intestinal Permeability

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Key damaging factors are: bacterial deconjugation of bile, which creates fat malabsorption (steatorrhea, fat-soluble vitamin deficiency); bacterial digestion of disaccharide enzymes, which furthers carbohydrate malabsorption, fermentation, and gas; and increased intestinal permeability (leaky gut), which leads to systemic symptoms.
HIV-related enteropathy involves increased inflammation, increased intestinal permeability (up to five times higher than in non-HIV-infected individuals), diarrhoea, and malabsorption of bile acid and vitamin B12 [3,8,13].