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What are the most common gastrointestinal (GI) diseases?

Common GI disorders are IBD, diverticulitis, and acid reflux.

Some of the most commonly treated digestive problems include the following:

  • constipation
  • diarrhea
  • GERD (aka heart burn)
  • gallstones
  • celiac disease
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease for example)
  • diverticulitis
  • hemorrhoids

The most common GI conditions are chronic liver diseases and obesity.

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