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Gastroenterology Conditions

stomach, small intestine, large intestine, colon

Crohn and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA)
Web site:
American College of Gastroenterology
4900 B South 31st Street
Arlington, VA 22206-1656
Phone: 703.820.7400
Understanding Your GI Tract and Digestive Health Tips, under Digest This! section
American College of Surgeons (ACS) Office of Public Information
55 East Erie Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone:  312.664.4050, ext. 391
Patient's Choices, What is Laporoscopic Surgery? and a four-part series, When You Need an Operation
American Gastroenterological Association
7910 Woodmont Avenue, 7th Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: 301.654.2055
Digestive health section for patients
American Pseudo-obstruction and Hirschsprung Disease Society, Inc. (APHS)
P.O. Box 772
Medford, MA 02155
Phone: 617.395.4255
Celiac Sprue Association/USA, Inc.
P.O. Box 31700
Omaha, NE 68131-0700
Phone: 402.558.0600
International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (IFFGD)
P.O. Box 17864
Milwaukee, WI 53217
Phone: 414. 964.1799 or 888.964.2001
Functional bowel disorders, including irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
National Digestive Disease Information Clearinghouse
2 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3570
Phone: 301.654.3810
Society of Laporoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS)
7330 SW 62nd Place, Suite 410
Miami, FL 33143
Phone:  800.446.2659
Laporoscopic and endoscoscopic surgery described
United Ostomy Association, Inc. (UOA)
36 Executive Park, Suite 120
Irvine, CA 92714-6744
Phone: 800.826.0826
Intestinal Multiple Polyposis and Colorectal Cancer (IMPACC)
1008-101 Brinker Dr.
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Phone: 301.791.7526

Network for Peutz Jeghers and Juvenile Polyposis

Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome, Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM)

Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) Update, MDAnderson, CAmos

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