Category: Abdominal pain information

Diagnostic Tests for Liver Disease 0

Diagnostic Tests for Liver Disease

Doctors diagnose liver disease by conducting a thorough physical exam, discussing the person’s symptoms, taking down the patient’s medical history, conducting blood tests, x-rays, MRIs, CT scans, ultrasounds, and sometimes even biopsies. Medical professionals...

A guide to Hiatus Hernias 0

A guide to Hiatus Hernias

When you eat, after swallowing the food, it goes through a tube, called the esophagus. Also, the esophagus passes through a small opening in the diaphragm (the muscular fiber that has the role of...

Anatomy of the Abdomen 0

What is abdominal pain?

Abdominal pain is an incredibly common medical symptom which will affect most of us at some point in time. It is estimated around 25% of the population report abdominal pain at any one time...