Gastroenterology Diseases Gastroenterology Diseases
Ascites This condition is characterized by a buildup of fluid in the abdominal cavity, specifically within the peritoneal cavity that is located within the abdomen and the abdominal organs. A few of the most common signs of Ascites include swelling in the abdomen and the ankles, an increase in weight gain and also shortness of breath.
Colon Cancer Cancer of the colon develops by the formation of malignant cancer cells within the large intestine. In many situations colon cancer is prompted by the development of polyps, noncancerous abnormalities that appear in the lining of the colon.
Gastritis Gastritis is a condition that is marked by swelling and inflammation in the lining of the esophagus. Gastritis often occurs as a symptom of other gastrointestinal diseases, but if it is left untreated it could lead to the development of serious ailments such as stomach cancer.
Hemorrhoids Hemorrhoids are swollen veins and clusters of tissues that develop in the anus and lower rectum. Internal hemorrhoids develop inside of the lower rectum and are often less painful than external hemorrhoids, which develop underneath the skin surrounding the anus.