Skip to main content
UKCRC Health Research Classification System

Oral and gastrointestinal

Main inclusion criteria

Inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s disease, diseases of the mouth, teeth, oesophagus, digestive system including liver and colon, and normal oral and gastrointestinal development and function.


Advice on health categories

Includes dental research and studies on the mouth, throat, stomach, liver, pancreas (not diabetes/insulin related), gut and colon.

Also suitable for problems linked to food absorption by the gut.

Official terminology

Full name of category

Short Name Unique ID
Oral and gastrointestinal Oral



Related external links

International Classification of Diseases (ICD 10 v2016) – Chapter XI:   Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K93)