deficiency of red blood cells
Occurs due to chronic inflammation due to reflux esophagitis. Symptoms may include dysphagia, vomiting blood, frequent heartburn.
Inflammation of the colon, symptoms may include fatigue, abdominal pain, loss of appetite, bloody diarrhea, bloating and cramping.
Growths on the lining of the colon or rectum. With time some can become cancerous.
Infrequent difficult bowel movements. In some cases can cause fecal impaction.
Can affect parts of gastrointestinal tract from mouth to anus. It is a type of IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease).
It causes the waste from the body to pass more frequently in liquid rather than solid or more frequency in bowel movements.
Diverticulosis & Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis is a condition more common in the sigmoid colon where pressure within the colon causes bulging pockets of tissue (sacs) sometimes as we age. Diverticulitis is when diverticula become inflamed.
Excess amounts of fats inside liver cells.
Inflammation of the lining in the stomach.
Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease. Stomach acid comes up from the stomach into the esophagus causing damage to the mucosa.
A bacterium that causes stomach inflammation and ulcers in the stomach and duodenum.
When veins around the rectum or anus are swollen or inflamed.
Inflammation of the liver.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(IBS) This condition affects the contractions of the muscles of your colon.
Blood passed rectally, or blood in stool.
This disease affects the lining of your colon and rectum causing ulcers (swelling and sores).
At Trinity Gastroenterology we work hard to insure that the patient experience is a personalized and positive one. We believe in keeping you informed during your visit and treatment so that there are no surprises. Whether you are a current patient or are new to our practice, our goal is to make you feel at home.
We are conveniently located on Loop 375 next to Sierra Providence East medical Center and just minutes from Ft. Bliss, El Paso International Airport and Downtown.
Monday – Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fridays 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
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