Intestine Information Center
The intestine works at its own rhythm when we are awake, in order to mix enzymes and secretion with food. Hyperactive bowel sounds or “the peristaltic rush” may be heard loudly which is commonly also known as “borborygmi”. It must be separated from the other phenomenon like belching, flatus or passing the intestinal gas, bloating. Know the causes and medical significance of hyperactive bowel sounds and tips on foods to reduce hyperactive bowel sounds.
Cecum is the first or initial part of the large intestine that can be found in the suprapubic region and the right iliac fossa. It lies slightly below the ileocaecal. Being a part of the large intestine, the cecum creates space for liquids that is emptied from the small intestine. Few important causes of cecum pain are: Crohn’s Disease, Cecal Volvulus, Colorectal Cancer, and Inflammation in Cecum.
The major lifestyle change that relaxes the microscopic colitis disease is diet. Read on to know more.
The gastrointestinal tract is a long tube which extends from the oral cavity from where the food is taken in, to the anus from where the food is expelled. The gastrointestinal organs include the esophagus, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, anus as well as the gall bladder. Due to various reasons, these days the gastric problems are on the rise. This article focusses on some of the common gastrointestinal tract disorders.
Dietary changes like having small meals, soft foods are recommended when you have microscopic colitis. Read on to know more.