The Gastroenterology Department of the MC Nairi carries out diagnostics and treatment of patients with pathology of the gastrointestinal tract and hepatobiliary system:
- Nonspecific ulcerative colitis.
- Crohn's disease
- Peptic ulcer of stomach and duodenum
- Hepatitis of various genesis, including chronic hepatitis C and B
- Cirrhosis and its complications
- Acute and chronic pancreatitis
- Diseases of the biliary tract
The department can organize modern diagnostic methods оf examination, including all possible markers of viral hepatitis C and B, qualitative and quantitative analyzes of HCV, HBsAg viruses by PCR, Fibroscan; endoscopy (fibrogastroduodenoscopy with simultaneous determination of Helicobacter pylori and gastric acidity level, colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, cholangiopancreatography, capsule endoscopy, biopsy), ultrasound, MSCT, MRI examination of abdominal organs.
During the inpatient treatment of gastroenterological patients, diet therapy, medicinal and phytotherapy, physiotherapy in accordance with modern international standards are used. For each patient an individual treatment schedule and diet are developed.
In its diagnostic and therapeutic activities, the Department of Gastroenterology closely cooperates with specialists from other departments of the Nairi MC: departments of endoscopy, general and laparoscopic surgery, proctology, endocrinology, physiotherapy, etc. In the course of treatment in the department and in case of necessary, it is possible to organize surgical intervention produce: endoscopic removal of polyps in the stomach and intestines, ligation varicose veins of the esophagus with cirrhosis of the liver, timely transferring the patients to the surgical department