Gastrointestinal tumors: Introduction
Gastrointestinal tumors: Any tumor of the gastrointestinal (digestive) system, including cancers and benign tumors.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Gastrointestinal tumors is available below.
Symptoms of Gastrointestinal tumors
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symptoms of Gastrointestinal tumors
Treatments for Gastrointestinal tumors
- Specific treatment depends on the type, location and staging of the cancer, as well as the age and other health problems that the patient might have. Treatments include:
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treatments for Gastrointestinal tumors
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Gastrointestinal tumors:
- Colon & Rectal Cancer: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Gastrointestinal tumors?
Gastrointestinal tumors: Deaths
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Types of Gastrointestinal tumors
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Types of Gastrointestinal tumors
Gastrointestinal tumors: Complications
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Causes of Gastrointestinal tumors
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Gastrointestinal tumors: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Gastrointestinal tumors
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the ...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see ...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known...read more »
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Gastrointestinal tumors: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Gastrointestinal tumors
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
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Gastrointestinal tumors: Rare Types
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Gastrointestinal tumors: Animations
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