The Urea Breath Test and H. Pylori
WebMD looks at the urea breath test, which is used to detect the H. pylori bacteria that causes ulcers.
Tests Used to Diagnose Gallbladder Problems
Learn about tests used to help diagnose gallbladder problems.
WebMD explains when an endoscopic ultrasound should be used to help diagnose problems with the digestive system.
Surgery for Crohn’s Disease
WebMD explores the pros and cons of Crohn’s disease surgery. Find out about the types of surgery, possible complications, and how effective they are as treatment.
Digestive Diseases and ERCP Testing
WebMD looks at how ERCP (endoscopic retrograde of cholangiopancreatography) can be used to diagnose and treat problems of the digestive system.
Read about encopresis, which is linked to constipation in children.
Feeding Tube Placement
Find out what happens when someone gets a feeding tube, or percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG).
Short Bowel Syndrome
The causes, symptoms, and treatment of short bowel syndrome.
WebMD explains what causes indigestion and how to treat it.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Symptom Journal
Use this journal from WebMD to help you understand what triggers symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).