What Is Somatostatinoma? | Gastroenterology

Somatostatinoma

Somatostatinoma is a rare type of neuroendocrine tumour that grows in the pancreas and sometimes in the small intestine. A neuroendocrine tumour is made up of hormone-producing cells.

What Is Ascites? | Gastroenterology

Ascites

Ascites is the formation of an abnormal amount of fluid inside the abdomen (belly). This is a common problem in patients with cirrhosis (scarring) of the liver.

What Is Atrophic Gastritis? | Gastroenterology

Atrophic gastritis (AG)

Atrophic gastritis (AG) develops when the lining of the stomach is inflamed for many years. The inflammation is more likely the result of a bacterial infection caused by the H. pylori bacteria.