Understanding Stomach Flu

  Inflammation, edema, and aggravation of the gastrointestinal tract lining are hallmarks of viral gastroenteritis. Infections can spread from the stomach to the small intestine

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Bile Duct Cancer

Cholangiocarcinoma refers to cancer of the biliary tract, the tiny tubes that carry the digestive fluid bile. To get to the small intestine, the bile

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Acute Abdomen with Gastric Volvulus

With gastric volvulus, the stomach twists either longitudinally or transversely, blocking the gastric outlet and preventing digested food from entering the small intestine. Having a

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Facts About Indigestion

Rather than being an illness in and of itself, indigestion is usually a symptom of something more serious, including GERD, ulcers, or gallbladder disease. Constant

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What is Endoscopy and Colonoscopy?

Your doctor may have suggested either a colonoscopy or endoscopy if you’ve been experiencing stomach problems. While both techniques examine the same anatomical region, they

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