Asian Journal of Medicine and Health 2019-09-19T11:01:09+00:00 Asian Journal of Medicine and Health Open Journal Systems <div> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Asian Journal of Medicine and Health</strong>&nbsp;<strong>(ISSN: 2456-8414)</strong>&nbsp;aims to publish high quality papers (<a href="/index.php/AJMAH/general-guideline-for-authors">Click here for Types of paper</a>) in the areas of Medicine and Health Science.&nbsp;The journal also encourages the submission of useful reports of negative results.&nbsp;This is a quality controlled,&nbsp;OPEN&nbsp;peer reviewed, open access INTERNATIONAL journal.&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Every volume of this journal will consist of 4 issues. Every issue will consist of minimum 5 papers. Each issue will be running issue and all officially accepted manuscripts will be immediately published online. State-of-the-art running issue concept gives authors the benefit of 'Zero Waiting Time' for the officially accepted manuscripts to be published. This journal is an international journal and scope is not confined by boundary of any country or region.&nbsp;<strong>This journal has no connection with any society or association, related to&nbsp;</strong><strong>Medicine or Medical research and allied fields. This is an independent journal run by SDI.</strong>&nbsp;</p> <div> <p style="text-align: justify;"><u><strong>Disclaimer:</strong></u>&nbsp;This international journal has no connection with any scholarly society or association or any specific geographic location or any country (like USA, UK, Germany, etc). This is an independent journal run by SCIENCEDOMAIN international.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Gastrointestinal Pathologies Recorded at the Felix Houphouet-boigny University Community Health Center from 2013 to 2017 (Abidjan - Ivory Coast) 2019-09-19T11:01:09+00:00 N’gbesso Jean-Paul N’gbesso Kanga Demedeiros Allou Aimé Constantin Ahoua Arra A. Juli Landry Doumbia Mariamou Cisse Serge Mambey Okoubo Née Nicaise A. N’guessan <p><strong>Background:</strong> Gastrointestinal pathologies constitute a significant public health problem for the Ivory Coast, particularly for populations living under conditions of poor hygiene.</p> <p><strong>Aims:</strong> The purpose of this study is to evaluate the prevalence of gastrointestinal pathologies within the student body attending the Felix Houphouet-Boigny University Community Health Center.</p> <p><strong>Place and Duration of Study:</strong> The study was conducted in the university center of the university Felix Houphouet-Boigny de Cocody to the south of the Ivory Coast between January to February 2018.</p> <p><strong>Methodology:</strong> It consisted of a documentary investigation which was carried out by consulting the medical files of the patients.</p> <p><strong>Results:</strong> The results revealed that gastrointestinal pathologies constituted the third principal cause of affection in the students with 16% of the consultations. This study permitted to evaluate the level of prevalence of gastrointestinal pathologies of 2013 to 2017.</p> <p><strong>Conclusion:</strong> From this study, it was concluded that gastrointestinal pathology was a health problem for this student population.</p> 2019-09-19T00:00:00+00:00 ##submission.copyrightStatement##