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2014-03-27 23:32:16

H-Hemorrhoids Formula, an over-the-counter hemorrhoid treatment product, receives a best-in-class 5-star rating from TopConsumerReviews.com. Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 TopConsumerReviews.com recently awarded their highest five-star rating to H-Hemorrhoids Formula, a safe and effective Hemorrhoids relief available without a prescription. “We’re pleased to receive TopConsumerReviews.com’s highest rating,” said RyanWasserman, CEO of Healing Natural Oils, maker of...

2014-03-25 23:22:33

William D. Chey, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, presented on Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Anthony J. DiMarino Jr, MD, William Rorer Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, presented on Appropriate Use of Endoscopic Procedures. Glendale, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Audio-Digest Foundation announces the release of Internal Medicine Volume 61, Issue 02:...

2014-03-22 23:02:37

The Firm is currently offering free and confidential Byetta lawsuit evaluations to individuals who may have developed pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis or thyroid cancer after taking the Type 2 diabetes medication. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 A year after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) publicly vowed to investigate the safety of a drug now involved in Byetta lawsuit (http://www.byettalawsuit.com/) filings, as well as several other Type 2 diabetes medications, court...

2014-03-20 12:33:35

BETHESDA, Md., March, 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Center for GI Innovation and Technology today announced a partnership with EndoGastric Solutions® to develop a registry comparing surgery to an incisionless procedure to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). The "STAR Registry" (Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication (LNF) Surgery Versus Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF®): Anti- Reflux Treatment Registry) will...

2014-03-20 08:29:17

TORONTO, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Concordia Healthcare Corp. (Concordia or the Company) (TSX: CXR) (OTCQX: CHEHF), announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Donnatal(®), an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome ("IBS") and acute enterocolitis, from a privately held specialty pharmaceutical company carrying on business as Revive Pharmaceuticals ("Revive Pharmaceuticals"). "The acquisition of Donnatal(® )represents an...

2014-03-18 23:04:17

The IBS Miracle developed by James Walden is a newly updated program that covers easy tips to treat irritable bowel syndrome naturally. A detailed review on the website Vkool.com uncovers whether or not this program is affordable for people to use. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The IBS Miracle is a brand new guide created by James Walden, who promises to help irritable bowel syndrome sufferers get rid of their condition within several months. This program is specifically designed for...

2014-03-14 23:01:07

Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher (D-18-Montgomery) presented Metro Maryland Ostomy Association, Inc. with a Resolution from the Maryland House of Delegates honoring their 40th Anniversary as a non-profit organization in the State of Maryland. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher (D-18-Montgomery) joined nearly 100 volunteers and supporters to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Metro Maryland Ostomy Association, Inc. (MMOA). MMOA was founded in 1974 out of the...

2014-03-14 08:27:26

BETHESDA, Md., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Center for GI Innovation and Technology announced today the launch of an initiative to develop observational research registries to help bring new medical devices to gastroenterologists and their patients. The first registry will be announced in March 2014. The AGA recognizes the potential of new technologies, procedures, pharmaceuticals and diagnostics to improve care for...

2014-03-13 23:03:57

Andrew E. Scanga, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, presented on Nutrition in Liver Disease. Robert G. Martindale, MD, PhD, Professor and Chief, Division of General Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, presented on Nutrition in GI Cancer. Glendale, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Gastroenterology Volume 28, Issue 1: Nutrition,...

2014-03-12 23:27:16

Hemorrhoid No More designed by Jessica Wright is the latest program for hemorrhoids sufferers who want to eliminate all hemorrhoids related symptoms. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Hemorrhoid No More is the latest program for hemorrhoids sufferers who want to learn how to cure hemorrhoids, and how to get rid of their pain and embarrassment for good. This program covers safe and effective methods to fix...


Latest Gastroenterology Reference Libraries

Duodenal Atresia
2013-07-19 15:38:56

Duodenal atresia is a congenital closure of the lumen of the duodenum, which is the first portion of the small intestine and is separated from the stomach by the pyloric sphincter. During fetal development, the duodenum develops from the posterior portion of the foregut and the anterior portion of the midgut. The liver and pancreas originate from the diverticulum arising from the ventral part of the duodenum, and the bile duct runs along the ventral free side of the duodenum. Rotation and...

Small Intestine
2013-03-04 15:13:09

The small intestine is the part of the digestive tract that follows the stomach and is followed by the large intestine. Formation and Orientation The small intestine is on average between 22 feet 6 inches and 24 feet 4 inches. It is composed of three distinct structural parts; the duodenum, the jejunum, and the ileum. The duodenum is the part of the intestine where most chemical breakdown happens; it is also the shortest part of the intestine. It starts at the duodenal bulb and stops...

Stomach
2013-03-04 14:34:35

The stomach is the hollow organ that helps along digestion after mastication (chewing). It is the next step after the esophagus and before the small intestines. Formation and Orientation The stomach is composed of four parts. The cardia is the first part of the stomach in the digestive tract. It is the part of the stomach that allows the food to empty from the esophagus. The most northern part of the stomach is the Fundus. This section is the part that creates the curved part of the...

Gastroscopy
2013-03-04 10:13:56

The esophagogastroduodenoscopy is a medical diagnostic procedure used in internal medicine to view the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract. This non-invasive procedure is used for many complaints and requires little to no time for recovery from the procedure. Reasons for the Procedure Patients present to their physician with physical complaints. For example, a patient may come into the office and say they have been feeling tired and forgetful. Through many tests and evaluations,...

Esophagus
2012-07-01 19:23:24

The Esophagus is an organ which consists of a muscular tube through which food passes from the pharynx to the stomach. During swallowing, food passes from the mouth through the pharynx into the esophagus and travels to the stomach via peristalsis -- a radially symmetrical contraction and relaxation of muscles that propagate in a wave downward. The word esophagus is derived from the Greek word oisophagos, meaning “entrance for eating.” In humans the esophagus is continuous with the...

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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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