Gastroenterology is a medical specialty that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive system, including the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas. Common conditions treated by gastroenterologists include irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, celiac disease, and gastroesophageal reflux disease.
The gastroenterology market is composed of a variety of products and services used to diagnose and treat digestive diseases. These include diagnostic tests, endoscopy equipment, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices. Companies in the gastroenterology market include Abbott Laboratories, Boston Scientific, Johnson & Johnson, Olympus Corporation, and Medtronic. Show Less Read more