Specialization: Gastroenterology

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Cholelithiasis Gallstones

Cholelithiasis Gallstones: Its Nature, Health Influence and Treatment Cholelithiasis definition A gallstone – solid bile formation, a fluid necessary for digestive processes. It appears in the gallbladder. Stones range in size from a sand grain to small balls. Their number in patients also varies. Mostly, cholelithiasis gallstones don’t manifest themselves. Nevertheless, sometimes, pathology severity is...

Gastritis

Gastritis and Its Treatment  Gastritis – a condition when the stomach lining becomes very inflamed. Mostly, gastritis occurs due to the bacteria action, provoking stomach ulcers. Addiction to alcohol can also cause this illness. The condition is sudden or manifest gradually over time – a chronic pathology. Gastritis progression causes dangerous wounds in the stomach...

Cirrhosis

Cirrhosis and Its Treatment  Cirrhosis – pathology developing in the liver. Healthy liver cells are deformed, causing scarring. It’s an irreversible and incurable condition. Scar tissue forces the organ to function improperly. Liver cells are harmed in some illnesses, provoking inflammatory processes in them or their complete death. When cells are repaired, tissues are scarred,...

Barrett’s Esophagus

Barrett’s Esophagus. Nature, Diagnostic and Treatment  What is Barrett’s esophagus? Barrett’s esophagus – pathology when deformation of inner esophagus cells is observed. In this disease, cells lining the esophagus become similar in structure to intestine ones. Barrett’s esophagus develops against the background of gastroesophageal reflux illness – a rare disease causing esophagus cancer. In some...

Crohns Disease (IBD)

Crohn’s Disease (IBD) – Inflammatory Bowel Disease  Crohn’s disease/inflammatory bowel disease – intestines inflammation developing in the organism for life. In the digestive tract, irritation occurs; large and small intestines are especially susceptible to it. This leads to severe stomach cramps and diarrhea. Periodically, the pathology worsens, and its symptoms intensify. With IBD pathology, extensive...