Benghazi, Libya
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Internal Medicine

Internal medicine or general internal medicine is the medical specialty dealing with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of internal diseases.

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Outpatient depts
Endocrinology and Metabolism
Staff specialized in endocrine diseases such as those affecting the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, and pituitary glands, and in metabolic diseases such as diabetes mellitus (type 1, type 2), dyslipidemia, and gout provides the best clinical practice. When you need clinical service beyond internal medicine, such as pituitary surgery and sterility treatment, you also expect to get the best medical care from us in col- laboration with members in the related departments. For diabetes, a 1-week period of hospitalization for instruction is also offered.
Respiratory Medicine
In this department, specialized treatment is performed for all acute and chronic respiratory diseases including lung cancer, diffuse lung disease, respiratory tract infection, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), bronchial asthma, and pneumothorax. The department staff also actively engages in respiratory rehabilitation for patients with COPD and home oxygen therapy for patients with respiratory failure. Moreover, the department has a tuberculosis ward and an outpatient service to help patients quit smoking.
Gastroenterology
The Department of Gastroenterology comprises the Gastrointestinal Division and the Liver and Pancreati- cobiliary Division where advanced, specialized treat- ments are performed. The Gastrointestinal Division has a well established reputation: a large number of endoscopic procedures are performed daily and endoscopic submucosal dissections (ESD) are per- formed for conditions such as esophageal, gastric, or colorectal cancers. At the Liver and Pancreatico- biliary Division, high-quality diagnostic imaging cen- tering on ultrasound diagnosis is offered, specializing in the endoscopic diagnosis and treatment of the pancreaticobiliary diseases.
Neurology
This department is particularly committed to emergency neurological diseases such as hyperacute/acute phase stroke treatment, seizures, encephalitis, and meningitis. Stroke treatment is performed at the Stroke Center, where we cooperate with the Department of Neurosurgery and the Department of Neuro-Endovascular Therapy. Treatment is offered for a wide range of diseases, includ- ing neuromuscular diseases such as myas- thenia gravis and Guillain–Barre syndrome as well as degenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s disease and spinocerebellar degeneration.
Cardiology
In this department, treatments for all types of cardiovascular diseases are provided. Major diseases treated are ischemic heart disease, cardiac insufciency, arrhythmia, arteriosclerosis obliterans of the lower limbs, and hypertension. This department cooperates with the cardiovascular surgery department to provide balanced treatment that incorporates the latest findings along with immense experience.
Rheumatology
In this department, treatments for all types of cardiovascular diseases are provided. Major diseases treated are ischemic heart disease, cardiac insufciency, arrhythmia, arteriosclerosis obliterans of the lower limbs, and hypertension. This department cooperates with the cardiovascular surgery department to provide balanced treatment that incorporates the latest findings along with immense experience.
Endoscopy
The Endoscopy Unit within the Day Surgery Unit at the new Marwa Hospital has the capability to carry out a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy procedures. Our facilities include the latest advances in endoscopic equipment to aid in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the pancreas, liver, gallbladder, esophagus, stomach, small intestine and colon.