Gastroenterology is the study of the normal function related to the digestive system and diseases of the oesophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. Murshid hospital develops a state-of-the-art endoscopy suite where our experienced gastroenterologists evaluate the conditions of upper and lower GI tract ailments.
When to Consult a Gastroenterologist
For any of the below symptoms, a Gastroenterologist must be consulted.
- Abnormal bowel movements
- Rectal bleeding
- Frequent heartburn
- Abdominal pain/bloating, trouble swallowing, etc.
- Abdominal bowel habit
- Haematemesis (Vomiting containing blood)