Achalasia is a rare disorder that makes it difficult for food and liquid to pass from the esophagus, which connects the mouth and stomach.
Wilson’s disease, also known as hepatolenticular degeneration and progressive lenticular degeneration, is a rare genetic disorder that causes copper poisoning in the body.
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.
Peritoneal cancer is a rare cancer that occurs in a thin layer of epithelial cells that line the inner wall of the abdomen. This lining is called the peritoneum.
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.
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome (ZES) is a rare condition that affects the digestive system. It is characterized by the formation of tumours called gastrinomas.
Dumping syndrome is a medical condition in which the stomach empties its contents faster than normal into the first part of the small intestine.
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.
Alagille syndrome is a rare inherited disorder. It affects the liver, heart, eyes, bones, kidneys, and nervous system.
The valgus stress test is a test to sense damage to the medial collateral ligament of the knee. It is also recognized as the medial stress test.