Cytecare-Brains Initiative

BOWEL AND STOMA CARE CLINIC

What is bowel/intestine?

The large intestine, also known as the large bowel, is the last part of the gastrointestinal tract and of the digestive system.

The colon is the longest portion of the large intestine, the large intestine also includes the cecum, colon, and, rectum.

Gastrointestinal exams can be classified into two, an upper Gastrointestinal test which includes the examination of the digestive system from the oesophagus to the small intestine. Whereas the Lower Gastrointestinal test includes an examination of the digestive tract from the large intestine to the rectum.

Colon and rectal cancers are increasing in incidence due to the low fiber diet and increased junk food consumption. At Cytecare hospitals, we have a comprehensive cancer screening program for people at risk.

For people who are affected by the disease, the team of Colorectal surgeons, gastroenterologists, Medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, diagnostic and interventional radiologists, pathologists and pain and palliative care physicians ensure that you are in the best possible treatment protocol which are individualized.

Colorectal cancers can be treated even if they have spread to the liver.



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    What are the causes of bowel disturbance?

    • Infections- bacterial/ Viral/TB.
    • Inammation like IBD.
    • Vascular- Ischemia- bowel infarction.
    • Cancers.
    • Malabsorption problems.
    • Drug-induced: Pain killers.
    • Immunodeficiency.
    • Rarely- Excess acid production.
    • Complications of DM/Thyroid illness/other Chronic diseases.

    Conditions Treated

    Colon cancer
    Rectal cancer
    Anal cancer
    Appendiceal tumors
    Diverticular disease of colon
    Inammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease, Ulcerative colitis)
    Mesenteric ischemia (loss of blood supply to the intestine)

    Procedures Done Include

    Ileostomy and colostomy (Stoma creation and closure)
    Right hemicolectomy - Laparoscopic and open.
    Low anterior resection (Resection of rectum and colon) - Laparoscopic and open.
    Left hemicolectomy - Laparoscopic and open.
    Sigmoid colectomy - Laparoscopic and open.
    Colonoscopy and stenting.

    Multidisciplinary team at Cytecare

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    DR RAGHAVENDRA BABU

    Senior Consultant & Director - Gastrointestinal & HPB Surgery

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    DR SHARATH KOTE. G.S.

    Consultant - Medical Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

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    DR POORNIMA SUBRAHAMANYA

    Consultant - Gastrointestinal & HPB Surgery

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    Inclusions

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    Stool Routine

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    CBC

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    Creatinine

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    TSH

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    Expert Consult

    STOMA CARE CLINIC

    At Cytecare, we also run a stoma care clinic to provide education and psychological support to people with both temporary and permanent stoma. The team includes surgeons, Specialist stoma care nurses and psycho-oncologists.

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