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Gastrointestinal disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders: Introduction

Gastrointestinal disorders: Medical disorders of the gastrointestinal system, from entry to exit in the digestive system. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Gastrointestinal disorders is available below.

Symptoms of Gastrointestinal disorders

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Gastrointestinal disorders?

Gastrointestinal disorders: Related Patient Stories

Types of Gastrointestinal disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders: Complications

Read more about complications of Gastrointestinal disorders.

Causes of Gastrointestinal disorders

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More information about causes of Gastrointestinal disorders:

Gastrointestinal disorders: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Gastrointestinal disorders

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The 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 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 "good" bacteria in the 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 be an 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 over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to 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 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 possibilities are peptic ulcer, more »

Gastrointestinal disorders: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

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Hospitals & Clinics: Gastrointestinal disorders

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Gastrointestinal disorders:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Gastrointestinal disorders, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Gastrointestinal disorders: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Gastrointestinal disorders: Animations

Research about Gastrointestinal disorders

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Clinical Trials for Gastrointestinal disorders

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on for Gastrointestinal disorders include:

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Definitions of Gastrointestinal disorders:

Illness caused by poisonous or contaminated food - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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