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Category: Gastroenterology

cartoon of liver in a washing machine

March 25, 2019

Do You Need Liver Cleanse Supplements?

A gastroenterologist explains the science behind so-called detox products.

Gastroenterology

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November 28, 2018

Are Fecal Transplants the Answer to Devastating Diarrhea?

For patients with recurrent C. diff colitis, a stool transplant can offer much-needed relief.

Gastroenterology

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October 3, 2018

Relief from the Symptoms of Crohn’s Disease, Through Surgery

The newly offered Kono-S procedure can reduce the chances of further operations.

Gastroenterology, Surgery

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November 15, 2017

Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM): A Less Invasive Achalasia Treatment

UNC center one of few in region to specialize in peroral endoscopic myotomy, or POEM, to treat esophageal disorder

Gastroenterology

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