CCR2 expressing CD4+ T lymphocytes are preferentially recruited to the Ileum in Crohn's disease
- REGIONAL ENTERITIS. Berger, Samuel S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul1956, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p81
Presents a case of a patient with regional enteritis. Persistence of abdominal pains suffered by the patient; Examination of the abdomen of the patient; Pathology of the regional enteritis.
- Granulomatous Enterocolitis Complicated by Osteomyelitis. Meltzer, Saul S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan1973, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p77
Osteomyelitis complicating granulomatous disease of the bowel is described in a case report. Bony complications of this disorder should be kept in mind since they may occur more commonly than has previously been appreciated.
- Endoscopic Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Modigliani, Robert // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1994 Supplement, Vol. 89 Issue 8, pS53
Discusses the role of endoscopy in inflammatory bowel disease. Discussion on the basic endoscopic lesions on inflammatory bowel disease; Definition of the nature of stricture and mass lesions; Evaluation of patients with cholestasis; Analysis of endoscopic treatment of intestinal strictures in...
- NOD takes its toll but stays in the CARDs in Crohn’s disease. Luft, Friedrich // Journal of Molecular Medicine;Aug2005, Vol. 83 Issue 8, p577
Points out to the growing body of evidence implicating nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain (NOD) 2 and toll-like receptor (TLR) 4 mutations in Crohn's disease. Occurrence of inflammatory bowel diseases in areas of the gastrointestinal tract with the highest numbers of luminal bacteria;...
- Advances in the Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. // Gut;Jul2004, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p1058
The article presents that the conference for advances in the inflammatory bowel diseases will be held in Chicago, Illinois, from October 8-9, 2004.
- Vitamin Status in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Fernandez-Banares, F.; Abad-Lacruz, A.; Xiol, X.; Gine, J. J.; Dolz, C.; Cabre, E.; Esteve, M.; Gonzalez-Huix, F.; Gassull, M. A. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul1989, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p744
The status of water- and fat-soluble vitamins was prospectively evaluated in 23 patients (13 men, 10 women, mean age 33 Â± 3 yr) admitted to the hospital with acute or subacute attacks of inflammatory bowel disease. Protein-energy status was also assessed by means of simultaneous measurement...
- THE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF CHRONIC REGIONAL ENTERITIS. Shaiken, Joseph // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1957, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p566
Discusses the diagnosis and treatment of chronic regional enteritis. Components of abdominal mass; Changes in the small intestine that aid diagnosis; Elements of medical treatment.
- Cryptogenic multifocal ulcerous stenosing enteritis. Spencer, Hal; Kitsanta, Panagiota; Riley, Stuart // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Nov2004, Vol. 97 Issue 11, p538
The article presents a case of woman who suffered colicky lower abdominal pain, iron deficiency anemia, and mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. During her laparotomy, two strictures were detected in the proximal ileum and was associated to that of cryptogenic multifocal ulcerous...
- A Double-Blind Clinical Trial for Treatment of Crohn's Disease by Oral Administration of Alequelâ„¢, A Mixture of Autologous Colon-Extracted Proteins: A Patient-Tailored Approach. Margalit, Maya; Israeli, Eran; Shibolet, Oren; Zigmond, Ehud; Klein, Athalia; Hemed, Nilla; Donegan, James J.; Rabbani, Elazar; Goldin, Eran; Ilan, Yaron // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar2006, Vol. 101 Issue 3, p561
OBJECTIVES: In this study, we evaluated the safety and efficacy of a personalized mode of treatment for Crohn's disease (CD) by oral administration of Alequelâ„¢, an extract of autologous colonic proteins. METHODS: Thirty-one patients with moderate to severe CD were enrolled in a 27-wk...