"GASTRIC EROSIONS"--REALITY OR MYTH
- Magnifying endoscopy with narrow-band imaging is useful in the differential diagnosis between low-grade adenoma and early cancer of superficial elevated gastric lesions. Maki, Shinichiro; Yao, Kenshi; Nagahama, Takashi; Beppu, Takahiro; Hisabe, Takashi; Takaki, Yasuhiro; Hirai, Fumihito; Matsui, Toshiyuki; Tanabe, Hiroshi; Iwashita, Akinori // Gastric Cancer;Apr2013, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p140
Background: The usefulness of magnifying gastroscopy has been reported in differentiating between benign and malignant gastric mucosal lesions. However, there have been no studies of the usefulness of magnifying endoscopy with narrow-band imaging (M-NBI) in the diagnosis of superficial...
- Antral Web. Bjorgvinsson, Eythor; Rudzki, Cesar; Lewicki, Ann M. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1984, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p663
Presents information on gastric antral web, a synonym for antral mucosal diaphragm. Discussion of a case involving a patient with an antral web; Anatomic and pathological features of the antral mucosal diaphragm; Diagnosis of an antral mucosal diaphragm using an endoscope.
- What Is the Role of Cytokeratins in Barrett/Cardia Differentiation? Vounes, Mamoun // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Feb2005, Vol. 129 Issue 2, p181
The importance of distinguishing between Barrett metaplasia and intestinal metaplasia of the gastric cardia is now accepted, and the management of each entity is quite different. Patients with Barrett metaplasia are enrolled in surveillance programs, consisting of periodic endoscopy and biopsy,...
- Up-to-date information on gastric mucosal lesions from long-term NSAID therapy in orthopedic outpatients: a study using logistic regression analysis. Hiroshi Yajima; Junichi Yamao; Hiroshi Fukui; Yoshinori Takakura // Journal of Orthopaedic Science;Jul2007, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p341
Abstract BackgroundÂ Â An increase in gastric mucosal lesions due to nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) has been reported along with the aging of society; even orthopedic surgeons can no longer remain unconcerned about this disease. However, no study has accurately examined the...
- Prophylactic Therapy of Stress-Related Mucosal Damage: Why, Which, Who, and So What? David A. Peura. M.D. Peura, David A.; Rogers, Arvey; Brandt, Lawrence // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1990, Vol. 85 Issue 8, p935
Presents a study on the prophylactic therapy of stress-related mucosal damage. Reason for using prophylactic treatment; Form of prophylactic therapy to be used; Patients who need prophylactic treatment.
- LINE-1 hypomethylation in gastric cancer, detected by bisulfite pyrosequencing, is associated with poor prognosis. Shigaki, Hironobu; Baba, Yoshifumi; Watanabe, Masayuki; Murata, Asuka; Iwagami, Shiro; Miyake, Keisuke; Ishimoto, Takatsugu; Iwatsuki, Masaaki; Baba, Hideo // Gastric Cancer;Oct2013, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p480
Background: Genome-wide DNA hypomethylation plays an important role in genomic instability and carcinogenesis. DNA methylation in the long interspersed nucleotide element-1, L1 (LINE-1) repetitive element is a good indicator of the global DNA methylation level. In some types of human neoplasms,...
- Postoperative recovery of microcirculation after gastric tube formation. Schröder, Wolfgang; Stippel, D.; Gutschow, C.; Leers, J.; Hölscher, A. H. // Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery;Sep2004, Vol. 389 Issue 4, p267
The article focuses on post-operative recovery of microcirculation after gastric tube formation. The aim of the study was to gain data on the time interval of microcirculatory recovery of the normal gastric conduit. Twentynine out of 49 consecutive patients who had undergone oesophagectomy and...
- Gastritis. // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 2nd edition;2002, p380
Offers information on gastritis, which is any inflammatory process of the mucosal lining of the stomach. Causes of the condition; Gender and life span considerations; Signs and symptoms of the disease; Primary nursing diagnosis; Planning and implementation of treatment.
- Intestinal Metaplasia of the Gastric Mucosa. Korn, Errol R. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1974, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p270
Discusses the endoscopic recognition of intestinal metaplasia of the gastric mucosa. Review of related literature; Nature of the lesion; Intestinal metaplasia and malignant gastric lesions.