Gastroentrology ward :

Gasstroentrology division of children medical center  with 6 beds capacity has started to work concurrently with hospital opening .Most of patients at that period of time were malnourished ones .Gradually replaced with gastroenterology and liver disease patients . Since 1989 this ward is known as a sub-speciality ward in charge of training sub-specialized students , so that from 1991 on  , 2-3 subspecialist physicians are annually being graduated from this center .clinical training is  performed at all different levels  like internship  ,residency and sub-speciality  assistance .Among other educational activities of this ward we can mention to daily teaching rounds from Saturday to thurseday and   grand round ( once  a month in a Thursday ), weekly journal club,ward conference and biannually pediatric gastroenterology  seminar could be noted .  In this ward therapeutic services are offered to patients having gastro-intestinal or liver diseases . Clinical services in morning shift include diagnostic and treatment endoscopies . Endoscopic services are performed round the clock . Among most common diseases of this ward , growth failure , lactose intolerance , galactosemia ,GER ,pancreatic cystic fibrosis ,acute and chronic diarrhea , vomiting and constipation could be noted