Introduction to Gastrointestinal Diseases Vol. 1

  • Jakub Fichna

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Functional Gastrointestinal Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Paula Mosińska, Julia Krajewska
      Pages 3-22
    3. Paula Mosińska, Maciej Sałaga
      Pages 23-27
    4. Marcin Włodarczyk, Aleksandra Sobolewska-Włodarczyk
      Pages 29-42
    5. Maciej Sałaga, Paula Mosińska
      Pages 43-61
    6. Marta Zielińska
      Pages 63-80
  3. Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Aleksandra Sobolewska-Włodarczyk, Marcin Włodarczyk
      Pages 83-93
    3. Natalia Fabisiak
      Pages 95-101
    4. Adam Fabisiak
      Pages 103-112
    5. Marcin Włodarczyk, Aleksandra Sobolewska-Włodarczyk
      Pages 113-124
    6. Hubert Zatorski
      Pages 125-138
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 139-139

About this book


Learn the basics and more of gastrointestinal diseases.

Functional GI disorders and inflammatory bowel diseases have become a major medical, social and economic burden worldwide. The larger the number of patients suffering from irritable bowel syndrome or inflammatory bowel diseases, the greater the need to properly diagnose and cure.

This book is a comprehensive guide through GI diseases, which can be used by practitioners and patients. It will allow:

- to explore the mechanisms underlying GI diseases

- to accurately diagnose and find the best treatment

- to learn how to alleviate GI disease symptoms by changing diet and lifestyle

This guide has been written by experts in the field who understand the needs of doctors and their patients. With this book, you will make sure that the GI disease can be properly managed.


Gastrointestinal Tract Functional GI DIsorders Inflammatory GI Diseases Patient’s Guide Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Diet and Nutrition Patient’s Quality of Life

Editors and affiliations

  • Jakub Fichna
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryMedical University of LodzLodzPoland

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-49015-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-49016-8
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Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology