Arvydas D. Vanagunas MD FACP FACG


Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Discusses gastroesophageal reflux disease. Covers main symptom of heartburn, caused by stomach acid and juices flowing from the stomach back into the esophagus. Covers treatment with medicines and surgery. Offers tips on lifestyle changes to help manage GERD.

Clostridium Difficile Colitis

Discusses C. difficile bacteria that cause swelling and irritation of the large intestine, or colon. Looks at how you may get Clostridium difficile colitis if you take antibiotics. Covers treatment with medicine such as metronidazole.

Clostridium Difficile Colitis

Clostridium difficile colitis (or C. difficile colitis) is inflammation of the large intestine (colon) caused by a certain type of bacteria ( Clostridium difficile ). It sometimes occurs after a hospital stay or antibiotic treatment. Symptoms (which can be mild or severe) include stomach cramps, diarrhea, nausea…

Clostridium Difficile Colitis

Discusses C. difficile bacteria that cause swelling and irritation of the large intestine, or colon. Looks at how you may get Clostridium difficile colitis if you take antibiotics. Covers treatment with medicine such as metronidazole.

Clostridium Difficile Colitis

Clostridium difficile colitis (or C. difficile colitis) is inflammation of the large intestine (colon) caused by a certain type of bacteria ( Clostridium difficile ). It sometimes occurs after a hospital stay or antibiotic treatment. Symptoms (which can be mild or severe) include stomach cramps, diarrhea, nausea…