Disorders of the Small and Large Intestines

Disorders of the Small and Large Intestines

by Kelley Chuang, MD

Disorders of the small and large intestines encompass illnesses affecting these segments of the GI tract. These include, but are not limited to, duodenal ulcers, upper GI bleeding, short bowel syndrome, mesenteric ischemia, colonic ischemia, colorectal polyps, and colorectal cancer.

In this course, the student will be given a walkthrough of the most common disorders of the small and large intestines seen in clinical practice, as listed above.

For optimal comprehension, the student is required to have preliminary knowledge of the anatomy, histology, physiology, and pathology of the duodenum and the small and large intestines.

Course Details

  • Videos 11
  • Duration 0:59 h
  • Quiz questions 29
  • Concept Pages 14


Your Educators of course Disorders of the Small and Large Intestines

 Kelley Chuang, MD

Kelley Chuang, MD

Dr. Kelley Chuang is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA), USA, and works as a hospitalist at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System.
She obtained her medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and completed a chief residency in Internal Medicine at UCLA.
Dr. Chuang also holds a Master's Degree in Teaching and combines her interests in medicine and teaching as a medical educator.
Within Lecturio, she teaches courses on Gastroenterology.

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Useful for my IM rotations!
By Emmanuel G. on 10. April 2023 for Diverticulitis with Case

I would recommend to others in the workup of diverticulitis

Excellent teacher
By Ricardo G. on 14. July 2020 for Colonic Polyps with Case

All of her lectures are awesome , she should make more lectures , wonderful teacher

Very clear and thorough
By McKenna T. on 27. May 2020 for Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia with Case

She is very thorough and clear. I appreciate pointing out the different etiologies of chronic vs acute mesenteric ischemia

I Appreciate the distinguishing features
By Catherine F. on 19. February 2020 for Disorders of the Small and Large Intestines

It is an excellent review. I really appreciate how she walks us through the steps for diagnosis and distinguishing small vs large intestine criteria. I have much more clarity now! Thank you!