- EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT: Large abdominal mass in Crohn's disease. Caricato, M.; Ausania, F.; Borzomati, D.; Valeri, S.; Coppola, R.; Verzì, A.; Tonini, G. // Gut;Oct2004, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p1493
This article presents the case of a 49 year old male patient with a 23 year history of Crohn's disease, who was admitted to the hospital for the appearance of an abdominal mass in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen. He reported the occurrence of abdominal distension and fullness for two...
- Isolated Jejunal Crohn's Disease in a Young Woman Presenting with Malabsorption Syndrome and Abdominal Pain. Hapke, Ronald J.; Corless, Christopher; Katon, Ronald M. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1997, Vol. 92 Issue 10, p1916
Presents a case study of isolated jejunal Crohn's disease in a young woman presenting with malabsorption syndrome and abdominal pain. Manner by which the patient was diagnosed with Crohn's disease; Medical history of the patient; Number of esophagogastroduodenoscopy performed on the patient.
- and finally …. Hopcroft, Keith // Update;3/1/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 3, p107
The article presents information on case studies of two patients published in journals "Gut" and " The Lancet." The case study of a previously fit 55-year-old woman presented with abdominal pain, vomiting, inability to pass flatus or feces and abdominal distension was published in the journal...
- Peritoneal hydatidosis. Vyas, Sameer; Prakash, Mahesh; Khandelwal, Niranjan // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Apr2010, Vol. 86 Issue 1014, p255
The article offers information on the peritoneal hydatidosis patient with progressive abdominal distension.
- A young woman's journey through the ravages of Crohn's disease and pregnancy. George, Carmen; Leech, Peta // Journal of Stomal Therapy Australia;Jun2012, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p12
The article describes a young woman's journey through Crohn's disease and pregnancy. The young woman was diagnosed with Crohnâ€™s disease at the age of 18; infliximab treatment was administered. Afterwards she became pregnant, surgical intervention with an ileocaecal resection and ileostomy...
- Fistulizing Crohn's Disease. Sanchez, William; Loftus, Edward V. // New England Journal of Medicine;8/8/2002, Vol. 347 Issue 6, p416
Presents medical images associated with fistulizing Crohn's disease. Presentation of a patient with a history of the disease with abdominal pains and other symptoms; Results of computed tomography; Treatment.
- Colonic Metastasis of a Renal Cell Carcinoma. A Rare Cause of Large-Bowel Obstruction. A Case Report. Ambe, Peter C.; Fukindoki, Danu; Hanisch, Robert // Internet Journal of Surgery;2009, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p10
Bowel obstruction is a mechanical or functional obstruction of the intestines, preventing the normal transit of the products of digestion. Large bowel obstruction represents a well recognized surgical problem. The most common causes include neoplasm, Crohn's disease, hernias, postsurgical...
- Proteinuria in a Crohn's disease patient: Answers. Kurt-Sukur, Eda; Özçakar, Z.; Yılmaz, Songül; Özdel, Semanur; Kuloğlu, Zarife; Ekim, Mesiha; Kansu, Aydan; Yalçınkaya, Fatoş // Pediatric Nephrology;Sep2015, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p1435
The article focuses on the case of proteinuria on patients with Crohn's disease. Information regarding the common nephrotoxic effects of mesalazine used in treating Crohnâ€™s Disease (CD), the characteristics of Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) such as recurrent abdominal pain, diarrhea,...
- CORTICOSTEROID THERAPY AS A RISK FACTOR FOR SERIOUS ABSCESS IN NON-OPERATED CROHN'S DISEASE. // Gut;Apr2004 Supplement 3, Vol. 53, pA96
Corticosteroid therapy may be a contributory factor to septic complications of Crohn's disease. The article investigates the corticosteroid therapy as a risk factor for serious abscess in non-operated crohn's disease. For this study 48 patients of Crohn's disease were investigated. The study...
- Enbucrilate. // Reactions Weekly;May2015, Vol. 1549 Issue 1, p103
The article presents a case study of a patient who developed abdominal distension and abdominal pain after therapy with enbucrilate.