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  1. Gallbladder - gallstones and surgery

    10 Aug 2016

    Medical treatment for gallstones may not be necessary unless the gallstones cause symptoms...

  2. Ganglion cysts

    23 May 2017

    A ganglion cyst is the most common lump on the hand, and tends to target women between the ages of 20 and 40 years of age...

  3. Gastritis

    14 Jun 2017

    Gastritis may be caused by many factors including infection, alcohol, particular medications and some allergic and immune conditions...

  4. Gastroenteritis

    29 Jun 2017

    It is important to establish the cause of gastro, as different types of gastroenteritis respond to different treatments...

  5. Gastroenteritis - amoebiasis

    29 Jun 2017

    Amoebiasis can cause diarrhoea among travellers to developing countries...

  6. Gastroenteritis - campylobacteriosis

    29 Jun 2017

    Campylobacteriosis is a type of gastroenteritis and is more common in children under five years of age and young adults...

  7. Gastroenteritis - cryptosporidiosis

    29 Jun 2017

    Outbreaks of cryptosporidiosis have been associated with child care centres, public swimming pools and contaminated water supplies...

  8. Gastroenteritis - giardiasis

    29 Jun 2017

    Most people infected with Giardia parasites do not develop symptoms but can still spread the infection to others...

  9. Gastroenteritis - salmonellosis

    29 Jun 2017

    You may be more prone to salmonellosis if you are elderly, have another medical condition (such as a weakened immune system) or are malnourished...

  10. Gastroenteritis - shigella

    29 Jun 2017

    Outbreaks of shigella gastroenteritis can occur in institutional settings, particularly where children are still in nappies or adults are incontinent...