Digestion

  1. Abdominal Fullness or Bloating
  2. Abdominal Gas and Colic
  3. Abdominal Pain Causes
  4. Abdominal Pain, Age 11 and Younger
  5. Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older
  6. Abdominal Ultrasound
  7. Abdominal X-Ray
  8. Achalasia
  9. Acupressure Bands for Motion Sickness
  10. Adjustable Gastric Banding Surgery
  11. Adult Primary Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  12. Adult Primary Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  13. Advance Care Planning: Should I Have Artificial Hydration and Nutrition?
  14. Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT)
  15. Alkaline Phosphatase
  16. Alosetron for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  17. Aminosalicylates for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  18. Ammonia
  19. Amylase
  20. Amyloidosis
  21. Anal Cancer
  22. Anal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  23. Anal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]
  24. Anal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  25. Anal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  26. Anal Fissure
  27. Anal Fissures: Botox Injections
  28. Anal Fissures: Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy
  29. Anal Fissures: Nifedipine and Diltiazem
  30. Anal Fissures: Nitroglycerin Ointment
  31. Anal Fistulas and Crohn's Disease
  32. Antacids for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  33. Antacids for Peptic Ulcer Disease
  34. Anthrax
  35. Anthrax
  36. Antianxiety Medicines for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  37. Antibiotics for Crohn's Disease
  38. Antidepressants for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  39. Antidiarrheal Medicines for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  40. Antidiarrheals for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  41. Antigen Tests for Giardiasis
  42. Appendicitis
  43. Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST)
  44. Asthma and GERD
  45. Balantidiasis
  46. Barium Enema
  47. Basic Metabolic Panel
  48. Bile Acid Synthesis Disorders
  49. Biliopancreatic Diversion and Biliopancreatic Diversion With Duodenal Switch
  50. Bilirubin
  51. Biologics for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  52. Bladder Exstrophy-Epispadias-Cloacal Exstrophy Complex
  53. Blue Diaper Syndrome
  54. Bowel Disease: Caring for Your Ostomy
  55. Bowel Disease: Changing Your Diet
  56. Bowel Movements in Babies
  57. Bowel Obstruction
  58. Bowel Obstruction: Stent Treatment
  59. Bowel Resection
  60. Bowel Resection
  61. Bowel Resection for Colorectal Cancer
  62. Bowel Transit Time
  63. Budd Chiari Syndrome
  64. Campylobacteriosis
  65. Cancer: Home Treatment for Diarrhea
  66. Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)
  67. Cardiac Cachexia
  68. Carnitine Palmitoyltransferase 1A Deficiency
  69. Caroli Disease
  70. Caudal Regression Syndrome
  71. Causes of Bleeding in the Digestive Tract
  72. Celiac Disease
  73. Celiac Disease
  74. Celiac Disease (Holistic)
  75. Celiac Disease Complications
  76. Celiac Disease: Eating a Gluten-Free Diet
  77. Chilaiditi's Syndrome
  78. Childhood Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  79. Childhood Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  80. Chloride (Cl)
  81. Cholecystitis
  82. Cholera
  83. Chronic Constipation
  84. Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction
  85. Chronic Pancreatitis: Pain Management
  86. Ciguatera Fish Poisoning
  87. Cirrhosis
  88. Cirrhosis Complications: Encephalopathy
  89. Cirrhosis Complications: Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
  90. Cirrhosis Complications: Variceal Bleeding
  91. Cirrhosis, Primary Biliary
  92. Cirrhosis: Beta-Blockers for Portal Hypertension and Varices
  93. Cirrhosis: Sodium and Ascites
  94. Cirrhosis: Surgical Shunts for Portal Hypertension
  95. Cirrhosis: Vasoconstrictor Medicines for Variceal Bleeding
  96. Cleaning Up Diarrhea
  97. Clostridium Difficile Colitis
  98. Colitis, Collagenous
  99. Colon Cancer Genetic Testing
  100. Colon Cancer Prevention (Holistic)
  101. Colon Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  102. Colon Cancer: What Raises Your Risk
  103. Colon Cancer: Which Screening Test Should I Have?
  104. Colon Polyps
  105. Colonoscopy
  106. Colonoscopy
  107. Colorectal Cancer
  108. Colorectal Cancer Screening
  109. Colorectal Cancer, Metastatic or Recurrent
  110. Colostomy
  111. Colostomy for Colorectal Cancer
  112. Combination Antiviral Therapy for Hepatitis C
  113. Combination Drug Therapy for Peptic Ulcer Disease
  114. Combination Vaccine for Hepatitis A and B
  115. Common Types of Hernias
  116. Complications of Gallstones
  117. Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
  118. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body
  119. Constipation (Holistic)
  120. Constipation, Age 11 and Younger
  121. Constipation, Age 12 and Older
  122. Constipation: Keeping Your Bowels Healthy
  123. Corticosteroids for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  124. Cow's Milk Protein Intolerance
  125. Crohn’s Disease (Holistic)
  126. Crohn's Disease
  127. Crohn's Disease: Problems Outside the Digestive Tract
  128. Crohn's Disease: When Surgery Is Needed
  129. Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome
  130. Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
  131. Cyclosporine for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  132. Cystic Fibrosis: Getting Enough Calories and Nutrients
  133. Deciding About Weight-Loss Surgery
  134. Dementia: Bladder and Bowel Problems
  135. Dengue Fever
  136. Depression: How It Affects Your Body
  137. Diabetes: How to Prepare for a Colonoscopy
  138. Diarrhea (Holistic)
  139. Diarrhea, Age 11 and Younger
  140. Diarrhea, Age 12 and Older
  141. Difficulty Swallowing (Dysphagia)
  142. Digital Rectal Examination (DRE)
  143. Disaccharide Intolerance I
  144. Diverticular Bleeding
  145. Diverticular Disease (Holistic)
  146. Diverticular Disease: Severe Bleeding
  147. Diverticulitis
  148. Diverticulosis
  149. Diverticulosis
  150. Dracunculosis
  151. Dubin Johnson Syndrome
  152. D-Xylose Absorption Test
  153. Dyspepsia
  154. E. Coli Infection From Food or Water
  155. E. Coli Infection From Food or Water: Blood and Kidney Problems
  156. Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatogram (ERCP)
  157. Endoscopic Treatment for Variceal Bleeding Caused by Cirrhosis
  158. Enterobiasis
  159. Environmental Illness
  160. Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis
  161. Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  162. Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  163. Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis
  164. Esophageal Atresia and/or Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  165. Esophageal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  166. Esophageal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]
  167. Esophageal Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  168. Esophageal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  169. Esophageal Spasm
  170. Esophagitis
  171. Esophagus Tests
  172. Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  173. Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  174. Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  175. Fascioliasis
  176. Feeding Your Premature Infant
  177. Femoral Hernia
  178. Following a Low-Fiber Diet
  179. Food Poisoning and Safe Food Handling
  180. Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome
  181. Fructose Intolerance, Hereditary
  182. Fructose or Sorbitol Intolerance
  183. Fulminant Hepatitis
  184. Fundoplication Surgery for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  185. Gallbladder Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  186. Gallbladder Scan
  187. Gallstone Symptoms: When Surgery Is Needed
  188. Gallstones
  189. Gallstones (Holistic)
  190. Gallstones Without Symptoms: When Surgery Is Needed
  191. Gallstones: Should I Have Gallbladder Surgery?
  192. Gas (Flatus)
  193. Gas, Bloating, and Burping
  194. Gastric Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  195. Gastric Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  196. Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  197. Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  198. Gastric Sleeve Surgery: Returning Home
  199. Gastrin
  200. Gastritis (Holistic)
  201. Gastritis, Chronic, Erosive
  202. Gastritis, Giant Hypertrophic
  203. Gastroenteritis in Adults and Older Children
  204. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  205. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) During Pregnancy
  206. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (Holistic)
  207. Gastroesophageal Reflux in Babies and Children
  208. Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  209. Gastrointestinal Complications (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  210. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  211. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  212. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  213. Gastroparesis
  214. Gastroschisis
  215. GERD: Controlling Heartburn by Changing Your Habits
  216. GERD: Esophageal Erosion and Ulcers
  217. GERD: Which Treatment Should I Use?
  218. Getting Enough Fiber
  219. Giardiasis
  220. Ginger for Motion Sickness
  221. Gluten-Free Diet for Celiac Disease
  222. Groin Problems and Injuries
  223. H2 Blockers (Acid Reducers) for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  224. Heartburn
  225. Heartburn: Changing Your Eating Habits
  226. Heartburn: Reducing Pressure on Your Stomach
  227. Heavy Metal Poisoning
  228. Helicobacter Pylori Bacteria
  229. Helicobacter Pylori Tests
  230. HELLP Syndrome and Preeclampsia
  231. Helping Your Teen Follow a Gluten-Free Diet
  232. Hemorrhoidectomy for Hemorrhoids
  233. Hemorrhoids
  234. Hemorrhoids (Holistic)
  235. Hemorrhoids: Which Treatment Should I Use?
  236. Hepatic Encephalopathy
  237. Hepatic Fibrosis, Congenital
  238. Hepatitis (Holistic)
  239. Hepatitis A
  240. Hepatitis A and Undercooked Shellfish
  241. Hepatitis A Virus Test
  242. Hepatitis B
  1. Hepatitis B
  2. Hepatitis B and C: Risk of Liver Cancer
  3. Hepatitis B and C: Should I Be Tested?
  4. Hepatitis B Treatment Recommendations
  5. Hepatitis B Viral DNA
  6. Hepatitis B Virus Tests
  7. Hepatitis B: How to Avoid Spreading the Virus
  8. Hepatitis B: Postvaccination Test for Immunity
  9. Hepatitis B: Should I Take Antiviral Medicine for Chronic Hepatitis B?
  10. Hepatitis C
  11. Hepatitis C Genotypes
  12. Hepatitis C Home Test
  13. Hepatitis C Virus Tests
  14. Hepatitis C: Should I Take Antiviral Medicine?
  15. Hepatitis C: Your Risk for Cirrhosis
  16. Hepatitis D
  17. Hepatitis E
  18. Hepatitis Immunoglobulin (HBIG)
  19. Hepatitis Panel
  20. Hiatal Hernia
  21. Hiatal Hernia and GERD
  22. Hiccups
  23. Hidden Gluten
  24. Hirschsprung's Disease
  25. Hirschsprung's Disease
  26. Histamine H2 Acid Reducers for Peptic Ulcer Disease
  27. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Digestion and the Pancreas
  28. Hypoglycemia (Holistic)
  29. Idiopathic Neonatal Hepatitis
  30. Ileoanal Anastomosis for Ulcerative Colitis
  31. Immunoglobulin (IG) for Hepatitis A
  32. Immunomodulators for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  33. Imperforate Anus
  34. Incision of External Hemorrhoids
  35. Infant Formulas
  36. Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Cancer Risk
  37. Inflammatory Bowel Disease During Pregnancy
  38. Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Enteral or Total Parenteral Nutrition
  39. Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Rare Complications
  40. Infrared Photocoagulation for Hemorrhoids
  41. Inguinal Hernia
  42. Inguinal Hernia: Should I Have Surgery Now, or Should I Wait?
  43. Interferons for Chronic Hepatitis B
  44. Intestinal Transplant for Crohn's Disease
  45. Intraoperative Cholangiogram
  46. Intussusception
  47. Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  48. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Holistic)
  49. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  50. Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Bile Acid Binding Medicines
  51. Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Controlling Symptoms With Diet
  52. Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Criteria for Diagnosis
  53. Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Should I Have Tests for IBS Symptoms?
  54. Ivemark Syndrome
  55. Jejunal Atresia
  56. Lactic Acid Dehydrogenase (LDH)
  57. Lactose Intolerance
  58. Lactose Intolerance (Holistic)
  59. Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
  60. Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery for Gallstones
  61. Laparoscopic Gastric Banding
  62. Laparoscopic Gastric Banding: Returning Home
  63. Laparoscopic Surgery
  64. Laparoscopy
  65. Laxatives
  66. Leptospirosis
  67. Lipase
  68. Liposuction
  69. Listeriosis
  70. Listeriosis
  71. Lithotripsy for Gallstones
  72. Liver (Hepatocellular) Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  73. Liver (Hepatocellular) Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  74. Liver and Spleen Scan
  75. Liver Biopsy
  76. Liver Cirrhosis (Holistic)
  77. Liver Function Panel
  78. Liver Function Tests
  79. Liver Resection
  80. Liver Tests for Mononucleosis
  81. Liver Transplant for Hepatitis B
  82. Living With an Ostomy
  83. Living With More Than One Health Problem
  84. Low Gamma-GT Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis
  85. Lung Transplant for Cystic Fibrosis
  86. Lynch Syndrome
  87. Magnetic Resonance Cholangiogram
  88. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  89. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Abdomen
  90. Malabsorption (Holistic)
  91. Malabsorption Syndrome
  92. Malabsorption Syndrome
  93. Mallory Weiss Syndrome
  94. Marine Toxins
  95. MDR3 Deficiency
  96. Meckel Syndrome
  97. Medical History and Physical Exam for Colorectal Cancer
  98. Medical History and Physical Exam for Diverticulitis
  99. Medical History and Physical Exam for Giardiasis
  100. Medical History and Physical Exam for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  101. Medical History for Hepatitis C
  102. Medicines That Can Cause Constipation
  103. Medicines That Can Cause Pancreatitis
  104. Mild, Moderate, or Severe Diarrhea
  105. Milk Sugar Tolerance
  106. Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalopathy
  107. Monitoring During Anesthesia
  108. Motion Sickness
  109. MSG Sensitivity (Holistic)
  110. Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid
  111. Mulibrey Nanism
  112. Nausea and Vomiting, Age 11 and Younger
  113. Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  114. Neonatal Hemochromatosis
  115. Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)
  116. Nonprescription Medicines for Peptic Ulcers
  117. Noroviruses (Norwalk Viruses)
  118. Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NRTIs) for Chronic Hepatitis B
  119. Object Stuck in a Child's Airway
  120. Object Stuck in the Throat
  121. Ogilvie syndrome
  122. Open Gallbladder Surgery for Gallstones
  123. Open Inguinal Hernia Repair (Herniorrhaphy, Hernioplasty)
  124. Organ Transplant
  125. Pain Management
  126. Pancreatic Cancer
  127. Pancreatic Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  128. Pancreatic Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  129. Pancreatic Insufficiency (Holistic)
  130. Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (pNENs)
  131. Pancreatitis
  132. Paracentesis
  133. Parasites (Holistic)
  134. Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  135. Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Should I Have Surgery?
  136. Peptic Ulcer (Holistic)
  137. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  138. Peptic Ulcers and Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
  139. Peutz Jeghers Syndrome
  140. Physical Exam for Hepatitis C
  141. Pinworms
  142. Polycystic Liver Disease
  143. Postcholecystectomy Syndrome
  144. Postoperative Problems
  145. Potassium (K) in Blood
  146. Potassium (K) in Urine
  147. Prealbumin Blood Test
  148. Pregnancy: Changes in Bowel Habits
  149. Pregnancy: Hemorrhoids and Constipation
  150. Prevent Giardia When Traveling
  151. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBC)
  152. Primary Gastric Lymphoma
  153. Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  154. Probiotics
  155. Proctocolectomy and Ileostomy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  156. Protect Yourself From Hepatitis A When Traveling
  157. Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) for Peptic Ulcer Disease
  158. Proton Pump Inhibitors for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  159. Psychotherapy for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  160. Pushing a Rectal Prolapse Into Place
  161. Pyloric Stenosis
  162. Q fever
  163. Questions About Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  164. Rectal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  165. Rectal Problems
  166. Rectal Prolapse
  167. Rectal Prolapse in Adults
  168. Rectal Prolapse in Children
  169. Rectal Prolapse Surgery
  170. Recurrent Abdominal Pain (RAP)
  171. Refractory Sprue
  172. Repair of Rectocele or Enterocele
  173. Rotavirus
  174. Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass
  175. Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass
  176. Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass: Returning Home
  177. Rubber Band Ligation for Hemorrhoids
  178. Salivary Gland Scan
  179. Salmonellosis
  180. Scleroderma
  181. Sclerosing Mesenteritis
  182. Shigellosis
  183. Short Bowel Syndrome
  184. Shwachman Diamond Syndrome
  185. Sigmoidoscopy (Anoscopy, Proctoscopy)
  186. Small Intestine Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  187. Small Intestine Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  188. Sodium (Na) in Blood
  189. Spitting Up
  190. Staph Food Poisoning
  191. Stomach (Gastric) Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  192. Stool Analysis
  193. Stool Analysis for Giardiasis
  194. Stool Culture
  195. Stool Tests for Colorectal Cancer
  196. String Test for Giardiasis
  197. Stroke: Bladder and Bowel Problems
  198. Swallowed Air
  199. Swallowed Button Disc Battery, Magnet, or Object With Lead
  200. Swallowed or Inhaled Objects
  201. Syphilis: Gummata
  202. Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Bleeding Scan
  203. Tips for Swallowing Medicines
  204. Total Serum Protein
  205. Townes Brocks Syndrome
  206. Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) for Cirrhosis
  207. Transparent Tape Test for Pinworms
  208. Travel Health
  209. Traveler's Diarrhea
  210. Treating a Twisting Bowel Obstruction
  211. Treating Nausea and Vomiting From Chemotherapy
  212. Tropical Sprue
  213. Tube Feeding: Living With a Feeding Tube
  214. Turcot Syndrome
  215. Types of Peptic Ulcers
  216. Types of Ulcerative Colitis
  217. Typhoid
  218. Ulcerative Colitis
  219. Ulcerative Colitis
  220. Ulcerative Colitis: Problems Outside the Digestive Tract
  221. Ulcerative Colitis: Should I Have Surgery?
  222. Ulcerative Colitis: When Surgery Is Needed
  223. Umbilical Hernia: Should I Have Surgery?
  224. Umbilical Hernia: Should My Child Have Surgery?
  225. Upper Gastrointestinal (UGI) Series
  226. Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  227. VACTERL Association
  228. Video Capsule Endoscopy
  229. Viral Hepatitis
  230. Virtual Colonoscopy
  231. Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia
  232. Weaning
  233. Weight-Loss Surgery: How Others Decided
  234. Weil Syndrome
  235. What the Liver Does
  236. Whipple Disease
  237. Whipple Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer
  238. Wilson’s Disease (Holistic)
  239. Wilson's Disease
  240. Yellow Fever
  241. Zollinger Ellison syndrome
  242. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome and Peptic Ulcer