What is Paediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology?
Paediatric Gastroenterologists care for infants, children and adolescents suffering acute and chronic gastrointestinal problems including:
- inflammatory bowel diseases: Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
- coeliac disease
- chronic diarrhoea
- gastroesophageal reflux disease
- rectal bleeding
- failure to thrive
- food intolerance
- irritable bowel syndrome
- recurrent abdominal pain
- abnormal liver function
- allergic oesophagitis/eosinophilic oesophagitis
- pancreatic disease
- severe constipation