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SOD Suspicion

As a follow-up to my earlier question I would like to know if sphincter of oddi dysfunction is life-threatening?  Is there any special diet that can help alleviate symptoms?  Also, where can I find the nearest academic center that specializes in this are as you suggested?  Is there a website or resource I could consult?  Thank you for your time.
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I am not aware that SOD being life threatening.  

There is no specific diet that I know of that can help with symptoms associated with SOD.  

Academic medical centers are affiliated with medical schools.  Finding the nearest medical school would be a reasonable first step.

These options can be discussed with your personal physician.

This answer is not intended as and does not substitute for medical advice - the information presented is for patients education only. Please see your personal physician for further evaluation of your individual case.

Kevin, M.D.
www.kevinmd.com
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