On this page you will find information leaflets on some of the most common diseases and disorders diagnosed in our endoscopy units. 

Information leaflets are kindly provided by  www.gutscharity.org.uk and can be found here For patients: Conditions - Guts UK (gutscharity.org.uk). You can also access information on the NHS website: http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/endoscopy/pages/introduction.aspx

For a healthy lifestyle, see our lifestyle advice page

This information on this site is for guidance only. It is not a substitute for professional medical care by a qualified doctor or other health care professional. ALWAYS check with your doctor if you have any concerns about your condition or treatment. ELHT is not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for ANY form of damages resulting from the use (or misuse) of information contained in or implied by the information on this site.

Diseases and disorders of the stomach and oesophagus

Acute Pancreatitis


Barretts Oesophagus

Chronic Pancreatitis

Coeliac Disease

Dysphagia (Difficulty in Swallowing)

Dumping Syndrome

Gall Stones

Hiatus Hernia


Helicobacter Pylori


Liver Cancer

Oesophageal Cancer

Pancreatic Cancer

Peptic Ulcer


Diseases and disorders of the Bowel

Cancer of the bowel

Diverticular Disease

Polyps of the bowel

Crohn's Disease



The Guts UK website offers information on all lower bowel conditions. Click on the button below to access. 

Related sites

Barretts Oesophagus Campaign

Founded in 1999, Barrett’s Oesophagus Campaign (BOC) is the only national charity dedicated to the prevention of cancer from Barrett’s Oesophagus and the support of people living with the disease.

Beating Bowel Cancer

Bowel Cancer UK

Coeliac UK

Guts UK

Macmillan Cancer Support

At Macmillan, we understand how vital it is to have someone by your side when you're affected by cancer. A team who can provide personal support and expert information. That's what we do.

Pancreatic Cancer UK

The Bowel and Bladder Foundation

Crohns and Colitis

Irritable Bowel Syndrome