Glossary for Dyspepsia as in case of chronic digestive disorders
Medical terms related to Dyspepsia as in case of chronic digestive disorders or mentioned in this section include:
- Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
- Ankylostomiasis: A parasitic intestinal infection caused by a hookworm called Ancylostoma duodenale or Necator americanus. Infection usually occurs when larva enter a break in the skin and then travel throughout the body until the reach the intestines.
- Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
- Breathing symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
- Capillaria philippiensis infection: A fish borne parasite that can infect humans. Transmission most often occurs through ingestion of contaminated fish. Severity of symptoms tend to increase as the number of worms multiply in the intestines. Death can occur if the condition is left untreated.
- Cholelithiasis: gallstones (choleliths) are crystalline bodies formed within the body by accretion or concretion of normal or abnormal bile component.
- Colonic volvulus: Twisting of the colon.
- Copper toxicity: Excessive accumulation of copper in the body can cause symptoms.
- Digestive Diseases: Diseases that affect the digestive system
- Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
- Dyspepsia: Imprecise term for indigestion or various digestive complaints
- Epigastric discomfort: discomfort in the upper central region of the abdomen
- Epigastric tenderness: discomfort in the upper central region of the abdomen
- Esophageal spasm: Esophageal spasm is involuntary contractions or convulsing of the muscles of the esophagus.
- Esophagitis: Inflammation of the esophagus
- Esophagus symptoms: Symptoms affecting the esophagus (digestive throat passage)
- Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
- Fascioliasis: A rare parastitic infectious disease caused by liver fluke Fasciola hepatica which can cause blockage of the bile ducts in the liver.
- Food poisoning: Poisoning from a substance or microbe in food.
- Gastric Ulcer: A gastric ulcer is a break in the normal tissue that lines the stomach.
- Gastric lymphoma: A rare type of tumor that occurs in the lining of the stomach. The tumor may be primary or have spread there from other parts of the body. This type of tumor is more common in old people.
- Gastritis: gastritis is inflammation of the gastric mucosa of the stomach
- Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
- Heartburn: Heartburn is a burning sensation experienced behind the breastbone in the upper chest due to regurgitation of stomach contents.
- Hernia: General term for an organ protruding where it should not.
- Hiatus hernia: is a protrusion of the upper part of the stomach into the thoracic cavity through a tear or weakness in the diaphragm, the most common type being sliding hiatus hernia
- Indigestion: Imprecise term for various digestive complaints
- Janbon syndrome: Gastrointestinal symptoms that can occur when using a drug called oxytetracycline which is a type of antibiotic. The drug tends to destroy the good bacteria in the gastrointestinal system and allows other bacteria resistant to the drug to flourish.
- Lactose Intolerance: lactose intolerance is the inability to metabolize lactose, a sugar found in milk and other dairy products, because the required enzyme lactase is absent in the intestinal system or its availability is lowered
- Malabsorption: Dysfunctional absorption
- Mediastinitis: inflammation of the tissues in the mid-chest, or mediastinum
- Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
- Myocardial infarction: blood supply to part of the heart is interrupted
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Non-ulcer dyspepsia: Abdominal discomfort that is caused by gastroesophageal reflux but is not associated with ulcerations
- Pancreatic cancer: Pancreatic cancer is a malignant neoplasm of the pancreas
- Pancreatitis: Any inflammation that occurs in the pancreas
- Pneumonia: Lung infection or inflammation (as a symptom)
- Pyloric stenosis: Narrowed opening between stomach and intestines
- Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
- Stomach cancer: Stomach or gastric cancer can develop in any part of the stomach and may spread throughout the stomach and to other organs
- Stomach symptoms: Symptoms affecting the stomach.
- Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat
- Uncomfortable fullness after meals: bloating sensation of abdomen
- Zieve syndrome: Liver and blood abnormalities caused by heavy alcohol consumption.
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