Picture of the Liver
WebMD's Liver Anatomy Page provides detailed images, definitions, and information about the liver. Learn about its function, parts, location on the body, and conditions that affect the liver, as well as tests and treatments for liver conditions.
Picture of the Appendix
WebMD’s Appendix Anatomy Page provides detailed images, definitions, and information about the appendix. Learn about its function, parts, location in the body, and conditions that affect the appendix, as well as tests and treatments for appendix conditions.
Picture of the Gallbladder
WebMD’s Gallbladder Anatomy Page provides detailed images, definitions, and information about the gallbladder. Learn about its function, location on the body, and conditions that affect the gallbladder, as well as tests and treatments for gallbladder conditions.
Picture of the Intestines
WebMD's Intestines Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the intestines. Learn about its parts, location in the body, function, and conditions that affect the intestines.
Pancreatitis - Home Treatment
If you have ongoing (chronic) pancreatitis caused by excessive use of alcohol, you will need to quit drinking to reduce severe pain and complications. Drinking large amounts when you have chronic pancreatitis can shorten your life. For more information on
Virtual Colonoscopy - Health Tools
Health tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health. Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems. Which test should I have to screen for colorectal cancer? ...
Crohn's Disease - When To Call a Doctor
Call a health professional immediately if you have been diagnosed with Crohn's disease and you have one or more of the following: fever or shaking chills, lightheadedness, passing out, or rapid heart rate, stools that are almost always bloody, or severe d
Hemorrhoids - Treatment Overview
Most hemorrhoids can be treated with simple changes to diet and bowel habits. Most do not require surgery or other treatment unless the hemorrhoids are very large and painful.
Peptic Ulcer Disease - Medications
Most peptic ulcers can be cured and prevented from returning by eliminating Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infections and avoiding use of nonsteroidal anti - inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Medications are used to: Treat peptic ulcer disease by reducing the
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Guide - What Happens
Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) may persist for a long time, but IBS does not cause cancer or shorten life expectancy.Learn about the variable patterns of IBS.