Gastrointestinal

Gastric Ulcer/Gastrointestinal Bleed (GIB)

A gastric ulcer develops when the naturally occurring gastric acid damages the protective barrier (mucosa) of the stomach resulting in an open sore. Common causes of...
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Helicobacter pylori (H.pylori)

H. Pylori is a bacteria that can cause an infection in the stomach and the small intestine. It commonly causes inflammation of the stomach as well...
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Celiac Disease

Celiac disease is an autoimmune condition that causes an inflamed small intestine after eating gluten containing foods. Symptoms include bloating or gas, constipation, diarrhea, fatigue/tiredness, irritability,...
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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is considered a functional gastrointestinal condition affecting the large intestine. Those with IBS may have diarrhea, constipation or a mix of both...
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Gastroparesis

Gastroparesis is defined as delayed emptying of solids and liquids from the stomach into the small intestine without evidence of a blockage. This causes nausea, vomiting...
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Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS) is a disorder where a person experiences recurrent attacks of nausea and vomiting that may last hours to days with an unknown...
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