Pediatric Gastroenterology

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

 Persistent vomiting
Infant regurgitation
 Short bowel syndrome
Effect of nutrition on gastric tract, enterocolitis
Necrotizing enterocolities
Gastroschisis
Omphalocele