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Gallbladder Cancer – Danger signs which should not be missed

Gallbladder cancer is a rare but devastating disease. It is commonly seen in Northern India but is infrequent in the Southern states including Kerala. Perhaps, the highest incidence of the cancer is seen among North Indian women (22 in 100,000). In patients diagnosed with the condition, late diagnosis and poor outcomes make this a much […]

Fatty Liver Disease & Liver Cancer

The burden of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is substantial. Approximately 30-40% of the  population suffers from some form of fatty liver disease. Most people, even in the developing countries are either unaware of the condition or have not been evaluated for it. Development of Non-Alcoholic Steato-hepatitis (NASH) is a cause of much greater concern. […]

Free Dyspepsia and Heartburn Clinic

SIGMA Gastrocare will be conducting a Free Dyspepsia clinic on 18th January 2017 (Wednesday) between 10 AM and 2 PM. A thorough evaluation of patients with symptoms like heartburn, abdominal bloating, acid reflux etc will be carried out. Patients will be advised medication for the same and those who are selected will be offered heavily […]

Free Liver Clinic and Fibroscan Camp -24th September 2016

SIGMA Gastrocare is conducting a free Liver clinic for patients who are high risk candidates for liver disease. The camp aims to identify individuals with fatty liver disease due to various causes, cirrhosis and liver dysfunction due to chronic liver ailments. As part of the camp a FIBROSCAN would be carried out to measure the […]