Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology or gastrology is the medical speciality of digestive diseases. For example, disorders of the esophagus might be listed under “Esophagus” and also included in a description of motility disorders (disorders of motor function). Diseases of the liver fall under the branch of hepatology, which is traditionally classified under the umbrella of gastroenterology. List of signs and symptoms of gastroenterological diseases:

  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Heartburn
  • Acid Reflux
  • Gallbladder pain

Gastroenterology:

The medical specialty devoted to the study, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the digestive system. These disorders may affect the esophagus (swallowing tube), stomach, small intestine, large intestine (colon), rectum, liver, gallbladder, or pancreas.

There are some common surgery in Gastro Enterology:

  • Achalasia Cardia
  • Hiatus Hernia
  • Intestinal Resection
  • Appendicectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Gall Bladder
  • Splenectomy
  • Piles
  • Rectal Prolapse

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