On balance, it is possible to note that GERD is a common health issue that can be diagnosed with the help of physical assessment and patients' health habits analysis and the use of certain tests.
When the tract acts normally, food is ingested into the mouth cavity for moistening and mechanical processing; then, it is forwarded along its length with the help of peristaltic movements of the muscles into the [...]
Treatment of ulcerative colitis will depend on the extent to which mucosa is affected; therefore, treatment is individual, and parenteral nutrition and surgery may be needed in some cases. Finally, the factor of patients' behavior [...]
The digestive system consists of the gastrointestinal tract and other organs of digestion such as "the salivary glands, liver, gallbladder, and exocrine pancreas".
There are a range of symptoms of intestinal obstruction, depending on the severity of the condition; nausea and vomiting, constipation or diarrhea, severe pain in the abdomen and bloating, cramps, bloating, and swelling are the [...]
The identification of pain characteristics, evaluation of other symptoms in combination with the results of collected by objective research, such as clinical analysis, in most cases, helps to achieve a high level of preliminary diagnosis' [...]
The term "Hepatitis" refers to a group of medical conditions characterized by inflammation of the liver cells hepatocytes, the basic units of the liver.
The name of the bacterium was changed to Clostridium difficile, and today, it is viewed as the cause of C.difficile infection or C.difficile-associated diarrhea.C.difficile causes diarrhea in more than 25% of hospital cases that are [...]
However, irrespective of the factors that initiate the condition, the onset of the disease triggers a chain of occurrences. The increase in the prevalence of CKD is attributed to different factors.
A gastrointestinal disease is a form of infection that affects the gastrointestinal tract, which is composed of the stomach, the liver, gallbladder, rectum, intestines, and the esophagus, among others.
In the prophylaxis of the disease, prednisolone and pentoxifylline are the most widely used pharmacological agents with empirical evidence indicating that they have disparate results in the management of the severe form of the disease.
Lacy and Rosemore are quite categorical that with the passage of time, the acid eats through the stomach lining and thereby occasioning the exposure of capillaries that are located beneath the walls of the stomach.
The study involved a review of 161 qualitative and quantitative studies to support treatment guidelines for the management of pediatric IBD in the UK.
In Ulcerative Colitis and Crohns disease, the immune system, attacks the gastrointestinal system, which is the digestive tract or tube in the body that extends from the mouth to the anus.
The observation that has led to this study was that when prescription of a diet without gluten is increased for symptoms that are gastrointestinal in people without celiac disease, there is no enough evidence to [...]
The research was primarily conducted to report the causes of crohn's disease and the people who can be infected by the disease.
The proton pump inhibitor is in the class of drugs that permanently block gastric proton pump which is essential for the secretion of the gastric acid by the parietal cells of the stomach.