Gastrointestinal Disorders and Symptoms
Gastrointestinal motility is described by the movements of the digestive system, and the transit of the contents within it. Gastrointestinal Disorder is the disorder related to gastrointestinal tract mainly the Oesophagus, stomach, intestines, rectum and the accessory organs of digestion, like liver, gallbladder, and pancreas. The conditions of gastrointestinal disorders include constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, haemorrhoids, anal fissures, perianal abscesses, anal fistulas, perianal infections, diverticular diseases, colitis, colon polyps and cancer. Some of the major symptoms of GI disorders are Cramping, abdominal pain, inflammation of the large and small intestine, chronic diarrhoea, rectal bleeding and weight loss. Many of these can be prevented or minimized by maintaining a healthy lifestyle and submitting to cancer screening.
- Nausea and vomiting