HOMO SAPIENS DISEASES - GASTRO-INTESTINAL APPARATUS (GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY)
(see also physiology of gastro-intestinal apparatus)

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Anatomical classification Symptoms, signs, and syndromes Web resources


Diseases of gastrointestinal apparatus (both gastroenterological and of adnexed glands) represent the 3rd leading cause of both morbility and mortality worldwide.

Diseases of the esophagus

Laboratory examinations : Diseases of the stomach/ gastropathy / gastrosis Laboratory examinations : Peptic ulcer disease (PUD) Diseases of liver => hepatism (ill health due to liver disease) Laboratory examinations : Web resources : Diseases of biliary ways Diseases of the gall-bladder Laboratory examinations : Diseases of the exocrine pancreas Laboratory examinations : Diseases of the small bowel