Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and colorectal cancer are all examples of gastrointestinal disorders. Some types of gastrointestinal disorders are functional, which means only the bowel’s function is affected, not its appearance. Other types of structural, which means both function and appearance is affected. Common symptoms of gastrointestinal disorders include diarrhea, constipation, abdominal cramping, gas, and bloating. These types of conditions can lead to various health complications like hemorrhoids and anal infections, so be sure to consult your doctor about GI disorder treatments. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and colorectal cancer are all examples of gastrointestinal disorders. Some types of gastrointestinal disorders are functional, which means only the bowel’s function is affected, not its appearance. Other types of structural, which means both function and appearance is affected. Common symptoms of gastrointestinal disorders include diarrhea, constipation, abdominal cramping, gas, and bloating. These types of conditions can lead to various health complications like hemorrhoids and anal infections, so be sure to consult your doctor about GI disorder treatments.

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