Gastro esophageal disease

4 Treatments For Esophageal Cancer!

By Dr. Prashant Mehta, Oncology, Esophageal cancer is a cancer of the tissue of the esophagus. Treatment options available for esophageal cancer will depend on the type and stage of the cancer, the patient’s overall health and the possible side-effects of treatment. For esophageal cancer that has not metastasised beyond the esophagus…

Esophageal Cancer: Symptoms To Lookout For!

By Dr. Anil Kamath, Oncology, What is Esophageal cancer? Esophageal cancer, as the name suggests, takes place in the esophagus. Esophagus is the hollow long tube which goes up to the stomach from your throat, and helps in carrying the food from the back of the throat to the stomach for digestion.…

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Causes and Symptoms

By Dr. Praveen Sharma, Gastroenterology, What is GERD? Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or GERD is a chronic disease of the digestive system that affects the junction between the stomach and the esophagus. It occurs as a result of stomach acid or stomach contents flowing back into your esophagus (food pipe). Such a reflux…

GERD – Know Its Causes & Symptoms!

By Dr. Sanjay Jain, Gastroenterology What is GERD? Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or GERD is a chronic disease of the digestive system that affects the junction between the stomach and the esophagus. It occurs as a result of stomach acid or stomach contents flowing back into your esophagus (food pipe). Such a…

GERD: Know Its Symptoms!

By Dr. Atul Sharma, Gastroenterology What is GERD? Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or GERD is a chronic disease of the digestive system that affects the junction between the stomach and the esophagus. It occurs as a result of stomach acid or stomach contents flowing back into your esophagus (food pipe). Such a reflux…

GERD – Causes and Symptoms of it!

By Dr Sudeepta Kumar , Gastroenterology What is GERD? Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or GERD is a chronic disease of the digestive system that affects the junction between the stomach and the esophagus. It occurs as a result of stomach acid or stomach contents flowing back into your esophagus (food pipe).…

GERD: Facts On Acid Reflux Symptoms, Treatment and Diet

By Dr Aloy J Mukherjee , Gastroenterology Gastro esophageal disease is a disorder of the digestive system that causes complications in the lower esophageal sphincter. This condition is characterized by reversal of the acidified liquid content, into the esophagus. This condition damages the esophagus lining by causing inflammation. Causes of GERD (acid…