THE SMALL BLOOD VESSELS OF THE MUCOUS MEMBRANE OF THE LIPS WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE ULCER DIATHESIS
- ECCENTRIC ENLARGEMENT OF THE PAPILLA- A SIGN OF DUODENAL ULCER. Smith, Marcus J.; Wyloge, Elliott J. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec1963, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p579
Discusses a study on the role of duodenal ulcer in papillary enlargement. Size of an enlarged papilla; Effect of an enlarged papilla on mucosal folds and plica longitudinalis; Characteristics of patients who have an enlarged papilla.
- The Inactivation of Pepsin and Its Relation to Peptic Ulcerâˆ—. Komarov, S. A. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1982, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p736
Focuses on the inactivation of pepsin and its relation to peptic ulcer. Results of the perfusion of the jejunum with pepsin solutions; Cells that play an important role in the protection of the mucous membrane from digestion by the gastric juice; Mechanisms which counteract peptic digestion.
- Escherich's reflex. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p809
A definition of the term "Escherich's reflex," which refers to a pursing or muscular contraction of the lips due to irritation of the mucosa of the lips," is presented,
- Gastric "Freezing" -- A Clinical Double-Blind Study. Zikria, Bashir A.; De Jesus, Ramon S.; Cunnick, William R.; Ferrer Jr., Jose M. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1967, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p208
Presents a study which featured clinical evaluation of the use of gastric freezing in the treatment of duodenal ulcer diathesis. Methods used; Analysis of the recurrence of ulcer pain; Comparison of clinical response in control and freeze groups; Result of tests of acidity following maximal...
- The Hypersecretory States of the Pancreas: Implications in the Pathophysiology of Pancreatic Inflammation and the Pathogenesis of Peptic Ulcer Diathesisâˆ—. Dreiling, David A.; Greenstein, Adrian J.; Bordalo, Orlando // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1982, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p817
Presents a study regarding the implications of the hypersecretory states of the pancreas for the pathophysiology of pancreatic inflammation and the pathogenesis of peptic ulcer diathesis. Diseases associated with pancreatic hypersecretion; Dosage of secretin injected to the patients; Patterns...
- Baseline gastric mucosal atrophy is a risk factor associated with the development of gastric cancer after Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy in patients with peptic ulcer diseases. Take, Susumu; Mizuno, Motowo; Ishiki, Kuniharu; Nagahara, Yasuhiro; Yoshida, Tomowo; Yokota, Kenji; Oguma, Keiji // Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan2007 Supplement 17, Vol. 42, p21
We previously reported that eradication of Helicobacter pylori could reduce the risk of developing gastric cancer in patients with peptic ulcer diseases. In the present study, we further followed up our patient groups to identify factors associated with the development of gastric cancer....
- Gastrointestinal Effects of Selective and Non-Selective Non-Steroidal Anti- Inflammatory Drugs. Akarca, U. S. // Current Pharmaceutical Design;May2005, Vol. 11 Issue 14, p1779
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are among the most commonly prescribed group of drugs. Patients receiving NSAIDs often experience abdominal discomfort, and some of them develop serious gastrointestinal complications, such as ulceration, bleeding, perforation, or obstruction....
- Gastric Cancer Precursor Lesions and Helicobacter pylori Infection in Patients with Partial Gastrectomy for Peptic Ulcer. Giuliani, Andrea; Caporale, Alessandro; Demoro, Martino; Benvenuto, Eugenio; Scarpini, Massimo; Spada, Sebastiano; Angelico, Francesco // World Journal of Surgery;Sep2005, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p1127
The mucosa of the gastric stump is considered at greater risk of dysplastic and neoplastic changes than that of the intact stomach. The combination of enteric reflux and Helicobacter pylori infection may have a synergistic damaging effect on the mucosa of the gastric remnant, both producing and...
- Peptic ulcer disease. Souter, Jacqui // South African Pharmacist's Assistant;Jun2011, p19
The article presents information on the medical condition of peptic ulcers. In this condition, the mucosal lining of the stomach or duodenum gets affected. It is caused by the use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and infection of Helicobacter pylori bacteria in stomach. Its...