Dr. Umesh Jalihal
20 years of experience
DM - Gastroenterology , DNB - Gastroenterology , MD - General Medicine , MBBS
Mahalakshmi Layout, Bangalore
Hepatitis C Treatment
Hepatitis C is a liver disease caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV): the virus can cause both acute and chronic hepatitis, ranging in severity from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious, lifelong illness. ... There is currently no effective vaccine against hepatitis C; however, research in this area is ongoing
Gastroscopy is an examination of the upper digestive tract (the oesophagus, stomach and duodenum) using an endoscope.
Endoscopy Is A Procedure In Which An Instrument Is Used By The Doctor To Give A View Of The Internal Organs.
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Is A Technique That Combines The Use Of Endoscopy And Fluoroscopy To Treat Certain Problems Of The Biliary Or Pancreatic Ductal Systems.
Colonoscopy Is An Endoscopic Examination In Which A Fibre Optic Camera Is Passed Through The Anus To Examine The Large Bowel And A Distal Part Of The Small Bowel.