- Successful Colonoscopic Diagnosis of Cecal Cancer After Failed Barium Enema. Lee, John G.; Leung, Joseph W. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2001, Vol. 96 Issue 9, p2795
Presents a letter to the editor on the colonoscopic diagnosis of cecal cancer after failed barium enema, published in an issue of "The American Journal of Gastroenterology."
- QBIeed tool to guide anticoagulation. // Pulse;Sep2014, p19
The article reports on the risk algorithm developed by the team behind the Qrisk tool to help general practitioners (GPs) weight up the risks of digestive tract or intracranial bleeding.
- CAPSULE ENDOSCOPY // Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests ;Jan2006, p318
This outpatient procedure involves ingesting a small (size of a large vitamin pill) capsule that is wireless and contains a small video camera that will pass naturally through the digestive system while taking pictures of the intestine. The capsule is 11 mm by 30 mm and contains a camera, light...
- Use of heparin in the investigation of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding. // Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal;Aug2001, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p232
Focuses on the use of heparin in the investigation of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding. Heparinization performed to several patients; Description of the angiograms after heparinization; Impact of heparinization in increasing the predictive value of angiography.
- Your tongue can tell your diseases. // Oral Health (0974-3960);Jun2014, Issue 6, p33
The article discusses the ability of a specialist of determining health problems by examining the color of the tongue for diseases including blood pressure, dehydration, and digestive systems.
- HISTOPATHOLOGIC AND MORPHOMETRIC ASPECTS OF THE DUODENAL GLANDS IN THE UPPER DIGESTIVE TRACT PATHOLOGY. Fortofoiu, Maria; Fortofoiu, Mircea-Catalin // Proceedings of the International Multidisciplinary Scientific Ge;2016, Vol. 1, p567
Introduction: Our aim was to establish whether correlations exist between the type of upper digestive tract pathology, presence or absence of duodenal glands (DGs) hyperplasia, the histological type of hyperplasia and what type of morphometric parameters might be modified in the DGs in order to...
- Anticorpii antitransglutaminazÄƒ tisularÄƒ. SAMAŞCA, GABRIEL; PÎRVAN, ALEXANDRU; FARCĂU, DORIN; DEJICA, DORU // Romanian Journal of Medical Practice;2010, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p88
Discovery of tissue transglutaminase marked a new era in the diagnosis of celiac disease. With all the new challenges, immunoenzymatic assay for determining tissue transglutaminase remained the most effective in celiac disease screening.
- Screening for Celiac Disease: A Prospective Study on the Value of Noninvasive Tests. Vogelsang, Harald; Genser, Dieter; Wyatt, John; Lochs, Herbert; Ferenci, Peter; Granditsch, Gerhard; Penner, Edward // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1995, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p394
Objective: Celiac disease is frequently diagnosed in patients with nonspecific abdominal symptoms. Therefore, highly sensitive, specific, and simple noninvasive screening tests are needed. Methods: This study compared the usefulness of IgG- and IgA-antigliadin antibodies, IgA-endomysial...
- Selective measurement of anti-tTG antibodies in coeliac disease and IgA deficiency: an alternative pathway. Harrison, Elizabeth; Ka-Kit Li; Petchey, Michael; Nwokolo, Chuka; Loft, Duncan; Arasaradnam, Ramesh P. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Jan2013, Vol. 89 Issue 1047, p4
Objective To determine the ability of selective antibody testing to screen for coeliac disease in the presence of IgA deficiency and to define the sensitivity of a pathway using this method. Method All IgA and IgG anti-tTG tests performed at our centre between January 2008 and December 2009,...
- Rupture of a Subserosal Vein Overlying a Leiomyoma Causing Hemoperitoneum. Bou Nemer, Laurice; Gaudenti, Dawn; Schroeder, Eric D.; Norris, Paul // Journal of Gynecologic Surgery;Dec2014, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p367
Background: Leiomyomas are the most common tumors in women of reproductive age but rarely lead to hemoperitoneum. A total of 95 cases of hemoperitoneum associated with uterine leiomyomas have been described in the literature since 1861. Of these, 66 cases were caused by rupture of a subserosal...