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– [Instructor] Hey, everybody. We’re gonna go over the wall of the small intestine model here, and just a few things that I wanted to talk about. So if you look at these structures here, this is gonna be your villi, as you can see, and they kinda go up
Your doctor has recommended that you have a lower GI endoscopy. But what does that actually mean? A lower GI endoscopy is a diagnostic procedure used by your doctor to inspect the inside of your rectum and colon. While it’s considered a surgical procedure, endoscopy does not involve an incision.
Constipation is a common and very unpleasant problem. Its possible causes are very diverse and include intestinal obstruction and inflammatory processes of abdominal viscera. But many times constipation is related to bad dietary habits, and changing what a person eats can help solve the problem. Of course, it’s important to
Today I’d like to talk about intestinal parasites and some symptoms. The symptoms of intestinal parasites are many and varied, since there are so many species that have the ability to inhabit our digestive tract. These harmful organisms may be microscopic, or visible, and they feed off nutrients contained within
– Gastroenterology is a study of the digestive system or the intestinal tract and any organ that’s associated with the intestinal tract such as the pancreas, the liver, the small intestine, esophagus, stomach, colon. Some of the top issues we see are abdominal pain, rectal bleeding, patients for screening colonoscopy,
Symptoms of intestinal infection. Symptoms of intestinal infection, also called gastroenteritis can arise from 30 minutes to 3 days after consumption of food contaminated by viruses, fungi or bacteria. These symptoms vary according to the type of micro-organism causing, the severity of the infection, the age and health status of