Gastroscopy

The endoscope has in its tip a tiny light and a video camera which lets doctors see inside the gut. The presence of the inflammation of the oesophagus, called oesophagitis, can be confirmed if there are red areas on the oesophagus’s lining. A gastroscopy may be in order if you have symptoms of recurring indigestion and/or recurring heartburn.

The endoscope has in its tip a tiny light and a video camera which lets doctors see inside the gut. The presence of the inflammation of the oesophagus, called oesophagitis, can be confirmed if there are red areas on the oesophagus’s lining. A gastros ... More

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HBSAG POSSITIVE

Sir3 month back my husbsnd have find Hbsag possitive and hcv is negetive he want to take treatment right now what is the cost and what treament can done and any recovery symotoms can find after treatment

Ascites etiology infective

I've had fever before 1 week for 10 days..in that course of time I loose my weight and had cough then my stomach became hard..after I visited near by hospital doctor its abdominal distension after ultrasound it was ascites etiology infective...I have a slight pain on right side..is this condition severe? I am on antibiotic.

Bilrubin test

Bilrubin direct .6 bilirubin indirect .6 total 1.2 .do i need to have some other test.Anything to worry

Large enhancing  tissue in gall bladder

I have mentioned the  CT whole abdomen report carried out on 14.10.17. We have been told by attending doctor that surgery is not possible in this case. Can it be cured through surgery? Kindly advise

Chronic ill formed stool, full of gas

I have suffered from some digestive issue or other since childhood, including IBS. New issue is 1 year old: I wud feel lack of complete evacuation of stool & visit the loo 5-6 times & pass narrow strips of stool. A MD in medicine diagnosed this also as IBS+Gas. With some medication, I did feel a bit better. But now for last 6 months, my stool is badly ill formed, & comes out with a force of gas in a splatter, 3-4 times in 1st half of day only. Bad farts. No loss in weight. No cramps.No smell.

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Dr. Ravindra B S - Gastroenterologist
Dr. Ravindra B S Gastroenterologist (MBBS, DNB, DM - Gastroenterology, Fellowship in EUS & Therapeutic Endoscopy) 17 years experience Meenakshi Institute Of Gastroenterology
3425 recommendations Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore INR 600
Dr. Dinesh Kini - Gastroenterologist
Dr. Dinesh Kini Gastroenterologist (MD - General Medicine, MBBS, DM - Gastroenterology) 26 years experience Speciality Clinic (Also known as Kinis Gastro Clinic)
186 recommendations Indiranagar, Bangalore INR 1200
Dr. Raj Vigna Venugopal - Gastroenterologist
Dr. Raj Vigna Venugopal Gastroenterologist (MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology) 15 years experience Manipal Hospital
128 recommendations Old Airport Road, Bangalore INR 750
Dr. Praveen Mathew - Gastroenterologist
Dr. Praveen Mathew Gastroenterologist (MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology, Fellowship in Therapeutic Endoscopy and Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)) 15 years experience Trinity Gastroentrology And Diagnostics
309 recommendations Kalyan Nagar, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Sreenivasa D - Gastroenterologist
Dr. Sreenivasa D Gastroenterologist (MBBS, DM - Gastroenterology) 20 years experience Cytecare Cancer Hospitals
413 recommendations Yelahanka, Bangalore INR 750