More Digestive Diseases

Are problems with your digestive system causing concerns? Explore some of the diseases that may be causing your symptoms and learn how they're treated.
Woman with abdominal discomfort after eating
Gastrocolic Reflex: Overview and More
Woman experiencing dyspepsia (indigestion)
Dyspepsia: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Asian man feel stomachache
What Is Malabsorption Syndrome?
Waking up with itchy skin
What Is Cholestatic Pruritis?
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Gattex (Teduglutide) Subcutaneous: Uses, Side Effects, Dosage
Woman has a problem swallowing
What to Know About Food Impaction
hospital patient
What Is a Stress Ulcer?: What They Are, Types, Symptoms
Hand reaches for toilet paper
What Causes Pressure in Your Rectum?
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What Is Fructose Intolerance?
Dairy Intolerant person.Woman with stomach pain holding a glass of milk. Lactose intolerance, health care concept.
9 Foods Low in Lactose
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Enteritis: Overview, Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
A young woman experiencing stomach pain and holding her abdomen while lying on a sofa.
Colon Pain: What You Should Know
Doctor pointing out problems of the anus and rectum, such as anal fissure
What Is An Anal Fissure?
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Coping With Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI)
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How Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI) is Treated
A female cancer patient is chatting with her doctor while the both of them are wearing face masks.
What Is Radiation Enteritis?
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How Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI) is Diagnosed
Pancreas, illustration.
Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI): Causes and Risk Factors
A pharmacist is giving medication to a woman who is holding her stomach, as if in pain.
Small Intestine Problems: Causes, Remedies, Treatment
Cross Section of a Pancreas
Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
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Transderm Scop (Scopolamine) Transdermal: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
Woman suffering from cystitis, touching abdomen and feeling pain
What Is Lower Abdominal Pain?
A mature woman of African descent holding her stomach in discomfort.
Diverticulosis vs. Diverticulitis: Flare-Ups and Colon Health
Two gastroenterologists discuss images from an endoscopy.
How Colitis Is Treated
Woman holding stomach in pain
What Is Terminal Ileitis?
Two physicians discuss an endoscopy photo on a computer screen.
Types of Colitis: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Man holding his stomach in pain
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment
A Black, female physician uses a tablet to explain something to an older patient.
Colitis: Causes and Risk Factors
Abdominal pain
Colitis: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
A young woman experiencing stomach pain while lying on a sofa at home.
What Is Colitis?
Person with a beard touching their throat as though it hurts
What Is Herpes Esophagitis?
Hiccup takes man by surprise
What Is a Hiccup?
Man experiences nausea curled up on couch
What Is Nausea
small bowel diverticula may cause symptoms
An Overview of Small Bowel Diverticula
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What Is Bilirubin?
Lactose is a type of sugar found in milk
What Is Lactose?
Senior man readies marijuana cigarette
How Regular Marijuana Use Can Give You Nausea and Vomiting
Dad Holding crying baby in the colic carry.
What Is Meckel's Diverticulum?
Doctor examining young girl
What Is Intussusception?
intestinal metaplasia
An Overview of Intestinal Metaplasia
Adding fiber to your diet
Home Remedies for Anal Fissures
Diverticulitis in the descending colon region of the human intestine.
What Is Diverticulitis?
Stomach pain, food poisoning or digestion problem after fast junk food. Man ate too much and is holding belly with hand.
Diverticulitis: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
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What Causes Diverticulitis?
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How Diverticulitis Is Diagnosed
Roasted chicken with sweet potatoes, and green beans
What to Eat on the Leaky Gut Diet
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An Overview of Cullen Sign
Colon polyp
Sessile Polyp: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Stomach pain, food poisoning or digestion problem after fast junk food. Man ate too much and is holding belly with hand.
MALS (Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome)
Human Internal Digestive Organ Liver Anatomy
An Overview of Fatty Liver Disease
Liver a Part of Human Digestive System Anatomy X-ray 3D rendering
What Is Hepatomegaly?
Nurse with pancreas on white
What Is Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency?
Female doctor and patient talking in exam room
What Is Cecal Volvulus?
A patient and doctor in discussion in an exam room
Everything You Need to Know About Cholestasis
An Overview of Refeeding Syndrome
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Understanding Rectal Prolapse Surgery
Bowl of white rice with salmon, eggs, cucumber, and carrots
Gastritis Diet
Man with abdominal pain being examined
An Overview of Volvulus
Stomach pain being evaluated by a doctor
What You Should Know About Intestinal Ischemia
polyps removal
How Diverticular Disease Is Diagnosed