Learn more about video capsule endoscopy in Johannesburg. Learn why video capsule endoscopy is done and what to expect before, during and after the procedure.
This a quick guide if you want to get to know more about Gastroscopy. Learn what Gastroscopy is, why it is needed and the possible risks or complications of a gastroscopy procedure. We will also discuss what to expect before and after the procedure.
Learn more about stomach ulcers. Read about the causes, symptoms and treatments that are available and are most effective at treating stomach ulcers.
Our gastroenterology practice in Johannesburg is committed to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of all types of digestive diseases including acid reflux, heartburn and irritable bowel disease, as well as other chronic diseases like Crohn’s disease and stomach...
Chances of colon cancer can be reduced and prevented with cancer screening. It aims to detect cancer before symptoms appear. Screening and early diagnosis can help in cancer detection, diagnosis and appropriate treatment.
Learn more about Crohn’s disease, the possible causes, symptoms, and best treatments that are available for treating Crohn’s disease in Johannesburg. Understanding Crohn’s disease can help you and your loved ones navigate the uncertainty that comes with a new diagnosis.
Colorectal cancer is the 2nd or 3rd most common cancer in the Western world. It is potentially preventable, which makes it a target for screening and prevention. Tests recommended: • High-sensitivity fecal occult blood test (FOBT), which checks for hidden blood in...
IBS is a common functional disorder of the gastrointestinal tract. The condition is more common in females. The diagnosis rests largely on presenting symptoms, rather than special investigations including endoscopy. The current diagnostic criteria are contained in...
The objective of this article is to promote an understanding of the need for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening and prevention. Current guidelines on screening will be presented. The awareness of risk factors will be highlighted. 1.24 million new cases of CRC were...
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