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*  Indigestion
... thyroid disease, and chronic renal disease. Psychosomatic and cognitive factors are important in the evaluation of patients ... changes in gastrointestinal symptoms, mental distress and fear of serious illness". Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 24: 1241-1246. doi: ... and peptic ulcer disease. Less common causes include gastritis, gastric cancer, esophageal cancer, coeliac disease, food ... There are a number of systemic diseases that may involve dyspepsia, including coronary disease, congestive heart failure, ...
*  British Society of Gastroenterology
This area includes diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas and biliary tract, and the disciplines of ... The society also produces information for patients with gastrointestinal diseases. The society publishes the medical journals ... gastrointestinal endoscopy, nutrition, pathology and gastrointestinal surgery. The society holds an Annual General Meeting ...
*  Mutaflor
Crohn's Disease and Escherichia coli. J Clin Gastroenterol 1997; 25: 653-658. Malchow H et al. Colonization of adults by an ... It has been clinically studied and reviewed for over 80 years to prevent and treat an assortment of gastrointestinal disorders ... Schulze J, Sonnenborn U. The role of the gut flora in inflammatory bowel diseases. In: Shimoyama T, Axon A, Lee A, Podolsky DK ... Efficacy of Mutaflor for a variety of inflammatory bowel diseases has been tested through 80 years of clinical experience.[ ...
*  Diarrhea
Osmotic diarrhea can also be the result of maldigestion (e.g., pancreatic disease or coeliac disease), in which the nutrients ... Therefore, to maintain a charge balance in the gastrointestinal tract, sodium is carried with it, along with water. In this ... This occurs with inflammatory bowel diseases, such as Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, and other severe infections such ... Diarrhea can be caused by other diseases and conditions, namely: Chronic ethanol ingestion Ischemic bowel disease: This usually ...
*  Coeliac disease
Among those in primary care populations who report gastrointestinal symptoms, the rate of coeliac disease is about 3%. The rate ... Play media Coeliac disease appears to be multifactorial, both in that more than one genetic factor can cause the disease and in ... Anderson CM, French JM, Sammons HG, Frazer AC, Gerrard JW, Smellie JM (1952). "Coeliac disease; gastrointestinal studies and ... 2016). "Factors That Increase Risk of Celiac Disease Autoimmunity After a Gastrointestinal Infection in Early Life". Clin ...
*  Peptic ulcer disease
However, peptic ulcer disease symptoms may be different for every sufferer. Gastrointestinal bleeding is the most common ... "Peptic ulcer disease". Archived from the original on 21 June 2010. Retrieved 18 June 2010. Johannessen T. "Peptic ulcer disease ... "Definition and Facts for Peptic Ulcer Disease". National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Archived from ... "Eating, Diet, and Nutrition for Peptic Ulcer Disease". National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. ...
*  Gastroenteritis
Feldman, Mark; Friedman, Lawrence S.; Sleisenger, Marvin H. (2002). Sleisenger & Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease ... in those with celiac disease). Crohn's disease is also a non-infectious source of (often severe) gastroenteritis. Disease ... Pancreatic insufficiency, short bowel syndrome, Whipple's disease, coeliac disease, and laxative abuse should also be ... 2008). Essential infectious disease topics for primary care. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press. p. 66. ISBN 978-1-58829-520-0. Archived ...
*  Gut-brain axis
Whether changes to gut flora are a result of disease, a cause of disease, or both in any number of possible feedback loops in ... Around 70% of people with autism also have gastrointestinal problems, and autism is often diagnosed at the time that the gut ... whether changes to gut flora are a result of disease, a cause of disease, or both in any number of possible feedback loops in ... Changes in the composition of the gut flora due to diet, drugs, or disease correlate with changes in levels of circulating ...
*  Gastrointestinal disease
Gastrointestinal diseases refer to diseases involving the gastrointestinal tract, namely the esophagus, stomach, small ... Other causes of chronic liver disease are genetic or autoimmune disease, such as hemochromatosis, Wilson's disease, autoimmune ... Milroy disease and Whipple's disease. Tumours of the small intestine include gastrointestinal stromal tumours, lipomas, ... diseases of the mouth are often not considered alongside other gastrointestinal diseases. By far the most common oral ...
*  Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease
... "a comprehensive and authoritative textbook of gastrointestinal diseases", the "standard bearer in gastrointestinal textbooks", ... Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease is a textbook on hepatology and gastroenterology for medical ... de Villiers, Willem JS (March 2007). "SLEISENGER AND FORDTRAN'S GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER DISEASE". Shock. 27 (3): 344. doi: ... Ghent, C.N. (3 September 1998). "Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease: Pathophysiology, diagnosis, ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Rabbits: Conditions and Diseases: Gastrointestinal Stasis
"Health ... Gastrointestinal Stasis" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal
Cancer of the digestive system includes the esophagus, gallbladder, liver, pancreas, stomach, small intestine, large intestine (colon), and rectum.
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Colorectal
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Colorectal Screening The Screen for Life campaign promotes regular procedures for ... Also contains information about screening for colorectal cancer and research aimed at prevention of this disease. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Pancreatic
Article by Richard A Erickson, MD provides details, treatment, and statistics about the disease. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Gallbladder
A disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the gallbladder. Also known as cholangiocarcinoma. ... A disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the gallbladder. Also known as cholangiocarcinoma. ... Article by Andrew Kennedy, MD provides background of the disease, frequency, treatment options, medication, prognosis, clinical ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Liver
Adult primary liver cancer is a disease in which malignant cells form in the tissues of the liver. ... Adult primary liver cancer is a disease in which malignant cells form in the tissues of the liver. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Esophageal
A disease in which malignant cells form in the tissues of the esophagus. ... A disease in which malignant cells form in the tissues of the esophagus. ... Presents an extensive illustrated FAQ regarding this disease and its precursor condition. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Stomach
Disease in which malignant cells form in the lining of the stomach. Also referred to as gastric cancer. ... Disease in which malignant cells form in the lining of the stomach. Also referred to as gastric cancer. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Anal
A disease in which malignant cells form in the tissues of the anus. ... A disease in which malignant cells form in the tissues of the anus. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Liver: Childhood
A disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the liver. ... A disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the liver. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Pancreatic: Neuroendocrine
Rare tumors that start if the neuroendocrine cells (the specialized nerve cells that produce hormones.).
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Support Groups
Supports the needs of people with gastrointestinal cancer by providing information, resources, message boards, chat, forums, or ... Supports the needs of people with gastrointestinal cancer by providing information, resources, message boards, chat, forums, or ... Support group for patients with gastrointestinal stroma tumor. Located in Wayne, New Jersey. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Small Intestine
A rare disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the small intestine. ... A rare disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the small intestine. ... Provides general disease description, stages, recurrence rate, summary about the treatment of small intestine cancer, and ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Extrahepatic Bile Duct
A rare disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the part of bile duct that is outside the liver. Also known as ... A rare disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the part of bile duct that is outside the liver. Also known as ...
*  Prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 2
It sticks platelets together and promotes clotting; inhibiting this helps prevent heart disease. On the other hand, PTGS2 (COX- ... "Role of cyclooxygenase-2 in the carcinogenesis of gastrointestinal tract cancers: a review and report of personal experience". ... Minghetti L, Pocchiari M (2007). "Cyclooxygenase-2, prostaglandin E2, and microglial activation in prion diseases". Int. Rev. ... Mechanisms of COX-2 inhibitor risk to heart disease". Life Sciences. 88 (1-2): 24-30. doi:10.1016/j.lfs.2010.10.017. PMC ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer: Gastrointestinal: Liver: Childhood: Hepatoblastoma
A type of liver cancer that usually does not spread outside the liver. This type usually affects children younger than 3 years old.