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Pediatric Gastroenterology

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Diagnosis and treatment of esophagus, stomach, duodenum, small and large intestine, liver, gall bladder diseases covering the whole childhood age from newborn period to the adult age (0-18 age range).

Esophagus, stomach, small and large intestine diseases

• Stomachache 
 • Vomiting 
 • Diarrhea – bloody diarrhea 
 • Abdominal distention 
 • Non-response constipation to treatments 
 • Lower digestive system hemorrhage 
 • Anus hemorrhage 
 • Melena (red blood from the anus or black defecation)
 • Upper digestive system hemorrhage 
 • Hematemesis (vomiting in coffee grounds)
 • Drinking caustic material (especially cleaning agents (corrosive, esophagitis and corrosive gastritis) and swallowing foreign matter.

Liver, pancreas and gall bladder diseases

• Stomachache and abdominal distention
 • Hepatitis 
 • Patients with bad results of liver tests
 • Hepatosplenomega and splenomegaly 
 • Liver failure and transplantation preparation
 • Liver transplant


 • Growth-developmental delay
 • Insufficient oral feeding for various reasons or non-feeding loss of appetite and eating disorders 
 • Food allergies or intolerance to some food.

Interventional procedures for diagnosis and/or treatment 

 • Colonoscopy
 • Rectoscopy and rectosigmoidoscopy 
 • Polypectomy 
 • Esophagus varicosis band ligation
 • Varicosis sclerotherapy 
 • Liver biopsy 
 • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy/jejunostomy
 • Long-term esophageal pH follow-up
 • Urea breathing test