HAYAT CLINIC Medical Center has a staff of qualified doctors who perform diagnostics and treatment of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, bile ducts, pancreas, infectious diseases, metabolic disorders. Also at professional level, diagnostics of such functional disorders as difficulty in devastating the stomach and stool incontinence is carried out.
Reasons for having a consultation of gastroenterologist:
Frequent pain in the stomach, hypochondria, intestines;
Burning sensation after eating;
Nausea, a feeling of heaviness, bloating, pain in the stomach before or after eating;
Frequent violation of intestinal motility;
Skin redness of non-infectious nature, causeless deterioration of the skin, hair and nails;
Vomiting, discoloration of stool – indications for immediate medical attention.
Gastroscopy (esophagogastroduodenoscopy) – examination of the upper gastrointestinal tract. Endoscopic examination is performed under a 10-minute sedation.
Indication for gastroscopy – any stomach disease: peptic ulcer, chronic gastritis, polyp, malignant stomach tumors, symptoms of gastric pathology, etc.
Colonoscopy is a visual examination of the mucous membrane of the large intestine.
Endoscopic examination is performed under a 10-minute sedation.
Indication for colonoscopy is a suspicion of any disease of the colon, including primarily tumor diseases, inflammatory diseases of the colon, in particular ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, etc.
When should I do a colonoscopy?
With pain in the abdomen, in the anus, crotch;
If there are traces of blood in the feces, bleeding and anemia;
With mucous and purulent discharge from the anus;
Itching in the anus;
During constipation and diarrhea;
With a strong swelling of the abdomen;
With a false urge to empty the intestine;
During incontinence syndrome.
People over 50 years of age should be given a colonoscopy every 5 years.