Author: <span class="vcard">Chris</span>

As the other carcinomas of the body, colorectal carcinoma is a disease of old age. If it occurs in younger age the prognosis is poor.

The patient usually does not come to a doctor before 6 months of commencement of …

What Causes Vomiting?

  • History of vomiting itself is not diagnostic of any condition. Vomiting may occur due to a wide variety of local and systemic disorders. Vomiting may occur from simple gastric irritation.
  • Vomiting may occur in functional and organic

Ulcerative colitis is defined as inflammatory disease of unknown origin characterized clinically by recurrent attacks of bloody diarrhea and pathologically by diffuse inflammation of colonic mucosa.

It is seen in age group of 20 to 40 years and more in …

Like cancers anywhere in the body, radical resection is the only curative treatment available for carcinoma of rectum. Such radical resection means excision of the rectum with its sheath along with all nodes lying on the wall with 5cm normal …

Treatment for Colon Polyp

Any circumscribed mass of tissue that arises from mucosa and protrudes into the lumen of the gastrointestinal tract is called as polyp. This is a purely clinical term and this term does not signify anything histopathologically.…