The inflammation of the lining of the stomach

Reflux (GORD)


Gastric acid leaks up into the oesophagus

Hiatus Hernia


Stomach slip through the diaphragm into the chest



A serious complication of gastroesophageal reflux disease



Solid particles that form from bile cholesterol and bilirubin in the gallbladder

Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis

Inflammation of the inner lining of the colon causing blood and mucous diarrhoea

Crohn's disease

Crohn's disease

Inflammatory bowel disease that cause ulcers, fistulae, strictures & perforations



Condition of having multiple pouches (diverticula) in the colon


Frontiers in Intestinal and Colorectal Disease is St Mark’s Hospital’s 17th Annual International Congress hosted by the Royal College of Physicians, London. Congress will continue from 27th–29th November 2019.

This congress will offer a variety of cutting edge symposia including: The liver and gut disease, Our practise and the law, Biomarker-led therapy for IBD, Dealing with emergencies, including diverticulitis and lower GI bleed and Quality in rectal cancer surgery – what is it and how to achieve it.

Visiting professors for 2019 will be Sebastian Biondo (Centro Médico Teknon, Barcelona), Siew Ng (Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong) and Neil Shepherd (Cheltenham General Hospital).


Gastroenterological diseases at a glance...

GI Diseases

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