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Rumination Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
This book describes Rumination Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Recently I had this patient who complained that she keeps bringing up food from the stomach into the mouth and re-chewing the food. She was diagnosed by a gastroenterologist as a classic case of gastro-esophageal reflux disease I suspected rumination syndrome after the gastroscopy and blood results were normal.
Vomiting of Blood, (Hematemesis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Vomiting of Blood, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases When a person vomits blood in front of you, it can be very frightening sight to see and worse still if after the vomiting of blood he or she collapses in front of you. This symptom is regarded as a medical emergency. Vomiting of Blood (Hematemesis) is caused by bleeding within the upper gastrointestinal tract.
Emesis, (Vomiting) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
This book describes Emesis (Vomiting), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases The brain, not the stomach, informs the body when to vomit. Vomiting is often the body’s way of getting rid of a contaminated substance. It is also possible to feel queasy and not vomit. In some cases, nausea goes away after vomiting. A body’s mechanism of ridding itself of the attacking pathogen is by vomiting.
Food Poisoning, (Gastroenteritis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
This book describes Food Poisoning (Gastroenteritis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases When pathogens attack the human body, the body’s mechanism of ridding itself of the pathogen is either by vomiting it out or passing it out from the intestines through loose stools Food poisoning is an inflammation of the intestines caused by a germ that results in diarrhea, abdominal pain, vomiting
Abdominal Pain, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,320. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
This book describes Abdominal Pain, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Abdominal pain is one of most frequent symptoms seen by doctors either in primary or secondary health care It may be mild discomfort but it may also a life-threatening sign Abdominal pain, mostly with severe or chronic symptoms, can also be a sign of many serious medical disorders that cannot be described in this book
Abdominal Bloating, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
This book describes AbdominalThe stomach experiences fullness and tightness. It may be uncomfortable or painful. The stomach may really appear bigger. Bloating is a very frequent and subjective illness involving patients of all ages. It can be linked with any of the causes of abdominal bloating but it is most often linked with irritable bowel syndrome Gas is the most frequent cause of bloating
Pruritis (Itchy) Anus, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Pruritis (Itchy) Anus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Pruritis anus means “itchy anus” defined as an unpleasant sensation of the skin around the anus inducing the desire to scratch. Anal itching may be caused by spicy foods, caffeine, alcohol, yeast, parasite infections, STD, hemorrhoids, scents or dyes Treatment is keeping the anus dry and clean, clear infections
Intestinal Diseases, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
This book describes Intestinal Diseases, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Intestinal motility disorders are caused by irregular movement of the intestines causing poor digestion Inflammatory bowel disease affects the lining of the whole gastrointestinal tract causing pain A volvulus is a twisting of the intestine that causes a blockage Diverticular disease can cause bleeding and pain
Gastrointestinal Bleeding, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Gastrointestinal bleeding is a symptom of a disease rather than a disease itself. GI Bleeding is classified into: 1.Upper GI bleeding (before the ligament of Treitz)-esophagus, stomach, duodenum 2.Lower GI bleeding (after the ligament of Treitz)-small intestine, large intestine or bowels, rectum, and anus
Natural Heartburn Remedies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
Heartburn occurs when the acid in your stomach starts to irritate the oesophagus. Acid reflux is brought about by acid coming back up from your stomach to your oesophagus. GERD is a medical condition where stomach acid continuously and regularly flows up into the oesophagus. Natural Heartburn Remedies explores the triggers, the effects and what measures to take to prevent heartburn.
Gastric Outlet Obstruction, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Gastric Outlet Obstruction, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Gastric outlet obstruction is an obstruction blocking the entrance of ingested food coming from the stomach to the duodenum Causes mechanical:tumor,bezoar functional:infection Symptoms: Vomiting Abdominal pain Diagnosis: Endoscopy Treatment: Nasogastric suction Gastric med Antrectomy Billroth surgery
Esophageal Cancer Survivor Stories
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
These esophageal cancer survivor stories highlight the importance of early detection, routine screening, quality treatment and staying positive and having hope when you feel hopeless. Many who have shared their story did not “fit the mold” at diagnosis. However, esophageal cancer is considered one of the fastest growing and deadliest cancers and rapidly affecting men and women of all ages.
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Zollinger-Ellison syndrome contains gastrin-secreting tumors which produce multiple refractory and peptic ulcers in the distal duodenum Diagnosis: Pain Diarrhea Endoscopy show gastric and duodenal ulcer Secretin stimulation test Treatment: Proton pump inhibitor Surgery for gastrinoma Treat Liver metastases
Difficult Defecation (Constipation), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Difficult Defecation, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Difficult Defecation is a disorderfeatured by less than normal bowel movements or stools that are harder to pass Causes: Obstruction of defecation Colonic slow movement Diagnsosis: X-rays may show impacted stools in colon Treatment: Manual disimpaction Enema Stool softener Osmotic agents Diet change/exercise
Odynophagia, (Pain on Swallowing) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Odynophagia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Odynophagia (Painful swallowing) is any form of pain or discomfort when swallowing. Painful swallowing may be a symptom of a serious disorder. Causes are from self-limiting illness (tonsillitis) to carcinoma. Diagnosis: Endoscope with biopsy Throat culture Treatment: Medicines for GERD, infection Surgery for cancer
Esophageal Motility Disorder, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Esophageal Motility Disorder, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Esophageal motility disorder causes difficulty in swallowing, regurgitation of food and a spasm-type pain caused by allergic reaction to certain foods Distal esophageal spasm and nutcracker esophagus are linked to GERD. Diagnosis: Manometry Endoscopy Treatment: Balloon dilatation of LES Treat GERD Botox
Barrett’s Esophagus, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Barrett’s Esophagus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Barrett’s Esophagus is a esophagus lining that is injured by stomach acid (GERD) Diagnosis: Endoscopy to look for cell alteration Treatment: Reduce acid reflux symptoms Antacids PPI and H2 antagonist Endoscopic ablation or mucosal resection Photodynamic therapy Lifestyle changes -no smoke/alcohol/small meals
Esophageal Varices, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Esophageal Varices, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Esophageal varices are very swollen sub-mucosal veins in the lower third of the esophagus, an effect of portal hypertension with tendency to bleed readily Symptoms Hematemesis Melena Diagnosis: Endoscopy to detect varices Treatment: Stop bleeding Blood transfusion Variceal ligation Sclerotherapy Vasoactive agents
Portal Hypertension, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Portal Hypertension, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Portal hypertension is the presence of abnormal high blood pressure (12 mm Hg or more) in the hepatic portal vein. Portal hypertension occurs from combined higher portal venous inflow and higher portal resistance Diagnosis: CT,MRI scans Portal measurements Treatment: Beta blockers ± nitrate Shunt Liver transplant
Meckel Diverticulum, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Meckel Diverticulum, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Meckel diverticulum is a small pouch on the wall of lower part of the small intestine that occurs at birth Meckel diverticulum is tissue left over from the baby's digestive tract Symptoms 1.Pain in the abdomen that can be mild or severe 2.Blood in the stool The patient may need surgical removal if bleeding.

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