They can be confused, but dysphagia is a symptom of a number of different diseases; one of those is achalasia, where it is one of the main symptoms.
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There is increasing evidence on the link between the permeability of the intestinal barrier and autoimmune or metabolic diseases, although the exact1
Capsule endoscopy is a device that provides high-resolution images of the digestive tract and has proven to be cost-efficient for the early detection1
Constipation may occur occasionally, but can sometimes be chronic. It may be due to several causes, such as slow intestinal movement. However, it may1
The factors that determine the development of inflammatory bowel disease are not entirely known. However, previous infections, genetics and environme1
A colonoscopy is the diagnostic test for the detection of colorectal cancer, and is recommended for the population over 50 years of age.
Probiotics are microorganisms which are beneficial for health. They help balance intestinal microbiota, which is of great importance in strengthening1
Eight researchers from the Hospital Clínic-IDIBAPS and the University of Barcelona in the ranking of the best in the world
The list, published by Clarivate Analytics, identifies the most influential experts, who are among the 1% most highly cited in their speciality in di1
Helicobacter pylori is a bacterium that causes stomach ulcers and, if left untreated, can lead to stomach cancer.
On Thursday, 11 November, the Spanish Cancer Association (AECC) awarded the AECC 2021 Grants for Cancer Research at an event held at the organization1