Learn more about the Polypectomy procedure in Cape Town. Find out what Polypectomy is and the benefits and aftercare of the procedure.
Constipation is difficult, painful, or infrequent bowel movements. Learn about constipation symptoms, diagnosis and the best treatment options in Cape Town.
PEG is a procedure through which a flexible feeding tube is inserted through the abdominal wall of the stomach. Learn more about PEG & other treatment options available in Cape Town.
In this article you will learn how lesions vary from one another and we will take a closer look at gastrointestinal lesions and their treatment options.
Fatty liver disease is a common condition caused by the storage of extra fat in the liver. Learn more about the causes, symptoms and treatment of Fatty Liver Disease in Cape Town.
Endoscopic Mucosal Resection, or EMR, is a procedure that involves the removal of polyps or tumors in the digestive tract which may be precancerous or at early stage cancer. Learn about EMR Polypectomy procedure, risk and aftercare in Cape Town.
The liver is one of the most important organs in our bodies. Learn more about the liver disease it’s stages, diagnosis, and treatments available.
Colon cancer can be detected in its very early stages through routine colonoscopies. Read more to find out about colon cancer screening in Cape Town.
Haemostasis is the body’s physiological method of maintaining blood circulation. In this article, you will learn more about Haemostasis and bleeding disorders and the treatment options available in Cape Town.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a condition that affects the digestive system. In this article, we will talk about IBS causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome in Cape Town.
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Additional address for Endoscopic Procedures:
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