Intestinal Ischemia

Blood flow through the major vessels that supply your intestines slows, or even stops when you have intestinal ischemia. A blood clot blockage or a

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Colon Cancer

You may have noticed some changes in your bowel movement, or have seen blood in your stool and have unexplained weight loss. These are some

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Polyps in the Large Intestine

A polyp on the colon’s inner lining is a tiny clump of cells. Polyps seen in the colon are often benign. Some polyps, however, have

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Causes of Biliary Sepsis

A potentially fatal disorder, sepsis develops whenever the body responds to infection and causes tissue damage within the body itself. When the body’s defenses against

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What is Mallory-Weiss Syndrome?

It is typical for the junction of the esophagus and stomach to suffer a tear or laceration, a condition known as Mallory-Weiss syndrome (gastroesophageal junction).

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