Esophageal Stricture

Esophageal Stricture: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Understanding Esophageal Stricture The esophagus is an organ that transfers food from the oral cavity to the stomach and is also known as a food pipe. An esophageal stricture is an abnormal narrowing or tightening of the esophagus. This condition can lead to difficulty in swallowing food and liquid and

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Understanding GERD: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options

Introduction to GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease) Swallowed food should move in one direction from the esophagus into the stomach and intestine distally. Digestion of food starts in the stomach; acid produced by my stomach has an important role in the digestion of food. The natural movement of stomach contents including

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Bloating - Causes, Symptoms and Treatments - Dr Vikas Singla - Gastroentrologist

Bloating – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

BLOATING Bloating occurs in your abdomen (stomach). It happens when your gastrointestinal (GI) tract is filled with air or gas. Symptoms of Bloating Common symptoms of bloating include stomach pain, discomfort, and gas. You may also burp or belch frequently or have abdominal rumbling or gurgling. Steps to avoid bloating

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Colon Cancer

Know about the Colon Cancer

What is Colon Cancer Colon cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the large intestine (colon). The colon is the final part of the digestive tract. Symptoms of Colon Cancer Constipation or Diarrhea Blood in your stool Abdominal discomfort Weakness or fatigue Unexplained weight loss Bloated Stomach Cause

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Esophageal Cancer | Dr. Vikas Singla

Esophageal Cancer: Risk Factor, Symptoms and Diagnosis

What is Esophageal Cancer Esophagus Cancer or Esophageal Cancer is an abnormal growth of cells of the inner lining of esophagus Symptoms of Esophageal Cancer Weight Loss Chest Pain Dysphagia -Difficulty in swallowing food or drinking liquids Diagnosis of Esophageal Cancer Upper GI Endoscopy – A small tube is passed

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Pancreatic Pseudocysts

Pancreatic Pseudocysts

Pancreatic Pseudocysts Pancreatic pseudocysts are collections of leaked pancreatic fluids. They may form next to the pancreas during pancreatitis. Symptoms Stomach Pain: This may go around to you back. Fever Swollen Belly Nausea and Vomiting An abdominal mass detected on physical exam   Causes Pancreas injury or trauma Pancreas infection

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Cirrhosis Disease

Cirrhosis: Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

Cirrhosis Cirrhosis is the disease of liver characterized by hardening and fibrosis of liver Causes Excessive Alchool Intake Non-Alcholic Liver disease (which occurs mostly in overweight individuals) Hepatitis B Hepatitis C Wilson Disease Autoimmune Hepatitis Hemochromatosis   Symptoms Weakness and Fatigue Fluid in Abdomen (Ascites) Vomiting of Blood Altered Behavior

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