In the lower torso, the digestive organs include the lower gastrointestinal (GI) tract. This consists of the small and large intestine, and the anus.
A bile duct is a long, tube-like structure that carries bile. There are a number of them in the body. Bile is required for the proper digestion of food.
The liver is the largest organ in the body. It helps digest food, remove poisons, and store energy. There are several different kinds of liver diseases.
The pancreas is a gland behind the stomach but in front of the spine. Its function is to produce juices that help to break down hormones and…
Upper gastrointestinal (UGI) endoscopy procedures let the doctor see the interior lining of your stomach, esophagus, and the beginning section of your…