Digestique, L.L.C. ("Digestique") provides this website subject to terms and conditions set forth below. By using this website, you agree to comply with these terms and conditions. Digestique reserves the right to change, modify or update this website at any time, including the terms and conditions applicable to access and use of this site. Users agree to review the terms and conditions periodically to ensure that you still agree and abide by them. You will be bound by any subsequent changes in the terms and conditions for use of this site at the time those changes are made, and regardless of whether you become aware of such changes. This site was created and is maintained by Digestique in the State of Illinois, United States of America. The laws of the State of Illinois will govern the content and use of this site.

No Physician-Patient Relationship

Digestique provides this website for educational purposes. The material, content, illustrations and links contained in this website do not constitute medical advice, diagnosis or treatment, and should not be relied upon or used as a substitute for professional medical advice. All specific questions should be directed to your personal health care provider. The use or submission of information to this website does not create a physician-patient relationship between you and Digestique or its healthcare providers, and does not obligate Digestique to follow-up or contact users of this site.

Submission of Information

You acknowledge that unauthorized individuals may intercept information transmitted by you to Digestique over the Internet. You acknowledge and accept this risk. You are responsible for the completeness and accuracy of all information you send to this website. No one may use this website to post or transmit information that is illegal, defamatory, discriminatory, or obscene.


Most, if not all hyperlinks provided on this website are not under the control of Digestique and are provided for the convenience of our users. Digestique does not endorse, verify or monitor the contents, products or services provided by hyperlinks or websites not under our control.

Copyright and Trademark

All website design, text, tables, illustrations and graphics are the property of Digestique and Steven J. Stryker, M.D., and are protected by trademark, copyright and other intellectual property laws. Materials downloaded from this website are available for personal use only and any other reproduction or use is expressly prohibited without prior written agreement from Digestique.

Liability Limitations

Neither Digestique nor any of its owners, employees or affiliates will be liable for damages arising out of or in connection with use of this website. Under no circumstances shall Digestique have any liability for any indirect, consequential, incidental, special or punitive damages or costs, arising out of or in connection with the use of this website or its contents, regardless of whether Digestique has been advised, knew, or should have known of the possibility thereof.


All information on this site is provided on an "as is" basis. Digestique makes no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to this site or its content. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, Digestique disclaims all such representations and warranties, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. DIGESTIQUE DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ACCESIBLE VIA THIS WEBSITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT. DIGESTIQUE DOES NOT ASSUME ANY RISK FOR USE OF THIS WEBSITE.