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Crohn's disease is type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It is a chronic condition that may recur at various times over a lifetime.
The Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Program at CHOC works to diagnose, treat and manage the symptoms of ulcerative colitis.
CHOC offers a comprehensive Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program that provides expert diagnosis, treatment and symptom management for children of all ages.
Ulcerative colitis is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in which the inner lining of the large intestine (colon or bowel) and rectum become inflamed.
Capsule endoscopy is a procedure that allows gastroenterologists to see parts of the small intestine that cannot be reached with traditional endoscopes.
When people with celiac disease eat foods containing gluten, their immune system responds by damaging the small intestine.
Gas in the digestive tract is created from swallowing air or the breakdown of certain foods by the bacteria present in the colon.
The Infusionarium is the Children’s Hospital of Orange County’s latest effort to normalize the arduous visits.
Dr. Keren Appel is a board certified pediatric gastroenterologist who provides comprehensive care for infants, children, and adolescents in Orange County.
CHOC is ranked among the top children's hospitals by U.S. News & World Report for pediatric gastroenterology and GI surgery.
Dr. Gibbs is a pediatric surgeon, also serving as director of trauma services at CHOC and division chief of pediatric surgery.
Dr. Timothy Flannery is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology who treats kids and teens in Orange County.
Dr. Mustafa Kabeer is a board-certified pediatric surgeon at CHOC, performing all types of general surgery and specializing in pectus excavatum (sunken chest), lung resection, hernia and robotic surgery.
Dr. Mitchell Katz is a board certified pediatric gastroenterologist who treats the full spectrum of gastroenterology disorders of children in Orange County.
Dr. Bassam Younes is a board certified pediatric gastroenterologist who treats the full spectrum of gastroenterology disorders of children in Orange County.
The CHOC Adolescent to Adult Bridge Program teaches young adults how to begin making your own healthcare decisions and transition to an adult doctor.
CHOC is a leading-edge research institute committed to the advancement of science and innovative pediatric medical care. Our research institute center includes clinical trials in Orange County.
Diarrhea is defined either as watery stool or increased frequency of stool (or both) when compared to a normal amount.
Referral guidelines and forms are available to assist physicians in the evaluation and management of pediatric patients.
Stool test may also be referred to as “stool sample,” “stool culture” or “fecal sample.” The test looks at fecal matter for evidence of a medical condition.
Dr Maryam Gholizadeh is a board-certified pediatric surgeon who performs general and thoracic surgeries on infants, kids and teens at CHOC.
Dr. Saeed Awan is a board certified pediatric general and thoracic surgeon who treats children and teens at CHOC in Orange County.
Dr. Yigit Guner is a board-certified pediatric surgeon who performs general and thoracic surgeries on infants, kids and teens at CHOC.
Dr. Troy Reyna is a board-certified pediatric surgeon at CHOC, specializing in pectus excavatum, hernias and hyperhidrosis.
Dr. Peter Yu is a board-certified pediatric surgeon at CHOC, performing all types of general surgery and specializing in neonatal surgery, perinatal counseling, pediatric laparoscopic surgery and hernia surgery.