Dyspepsia; Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Dyspepsia

Dyspepsia is a condition of impaired digestion. Symptoms may include upper abdominal fullness, heartburn, nausea, belching, or upper abdominal pain. People may also experience feeling full earlier than expected when eating. Dyspepsia is a common problem and is frequently caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or gastritis. In a small minority of Read More …

Pancreatitis; Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis is a condition characterized by inflammation of the pancreas.[rx] The pancreas is a large organ behind the stomach that produces digestive enzymes and a number of hormones.[rx] There are two main types, acute pancreatitis, and chronic pancreatitis.[rx] Signs and symptoms of pancreatitis include pain in the upper abdomen, nausea, and vomiting.[rx] The pain often goes into the Read More …