Pediatric Gastroenterology

Pediatric gastroenterology deals with disorders and diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These conditions may be persisting at birth or surface later as the child develops. Common examples include food allergies, anorexia and bulimia, chronic constipation, celiac disease, colitis, Cohn’s disease, diarrhoea, , gluten sensitivity, failure to thrive, irritable bowel syndrome, and other related digestive and elimination problems.