Gastroesophageal Reflux

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease – All You Must Know!

By Dr. Lovkesh Anand, 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 reflux irritates…

Gaining Knowledge About Gastroesophageal Reflux Diseases!

By Dr. Anand V Ghiya, 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 reflux…

GERD – Know Factors Behind It!

By Dr. Sandeep Jha, Surgical 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…

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…

Types Of Oesophageal Cancer You Need To Know Of!

By Dr. Sanjeev Kulkarni, Oncology, Esophageal cancer affects the oesophagus which is the long tube connecting the throat to the stomach. The main function of the oesophagus is to transport food from the throat and into the stomach sac. Esophageal cancer can affect any region within the oesophagus, but such a cancer…

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…

Gastrointestinal Diseases: What You Need To Know?

Dr. Praveen Sharma, Gastroenterology, Obesity is a chronic condition that results due to the presence of an excess amount of fat in the human body. If the amount of fat is found in excess (More than 25% in males and 30% in females), it leads to obesity. It is a chronic…

7 Symptoms You Might Be Suffering From GERD

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…