Gastroenterology Diseases

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Gastrointestinal & Digestive System is an important system of the human body where food digestion and assimilation takes place.

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Gastroenterology Diseases

  1. 1. Gastroenterology Diseases
  2. 2. AscitesThis condition ischaracterized by a buildupof fluid in the abdominalcavity, specifically within theperitoneal cavity that islocated within the abdomenand the abdominal organs.A few of the most commonsigns of Ascites includeswelling in the abdomenand the ankles, an increasein weight gain and alsoshortness of breath.
  3. 3. Colon CancerCancer of the colondevelops by theformation of malignantcancer cells within thelarge intestine. In manysituations colon cancer isprompted by thedevelopment of polyps,noncancerousabnormalities that appearin the lining of the colon.
  4. 4. GastritisGastritis is a conditionthat is marked by swellingand inflammation in thelining of the esophagus.Gastritis often occurs as asymptom of othergastrointestinaldiseases, but if it is leftuntreated it could lead tothe development ofserious ailments such asstomach cancer.
  5. 5. HemorrhoidsHemorrhoids are swollenveins and clusters oftissues that develop inthe anus and lowerrectum. Internalhemorrhoids developinside of the lowerrectum and are often lesspainful than externalhemorrhoids, whichdevelop underneath theskin surrounding theanus.

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