TITLE

Research Updates

AUTHOR(S)
Meler, Erika; Pressler, Barrak
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Medicine;Nov2010, Vol. 105 Issue 11, p499
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study on the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal diseases in dogs which depends largely on histologic examination of biopsy samples. The study aims to assess the diagnostic value of biopsy samples taken from duodenum and ileum in dogs with diffuse gatrointestinal disease. It concludes that the type and severity of inflammation may vary depending on the anatomic site sampled in dogs with diffuse bowel diarrhea.
ACCESSION #
55821401

 

Related Articles

  • Clinical Assessment of Disease Activity for Canine Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Jergens, Albert E. // Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association;Nov2004, Vol. 40 Issue 6, pN.PAG 

    Clinical indices, consisting of gastrointestinal signs and laboratory parameters, are widely used for assessing disease activity in human inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The development of a standardized scoring index for use in dogs with IBD would be useful in the management of clinical...

  • 16S rRNA Gene Pyrosequencing Reveals Bacterial Dysbiosis in the Duodenum of Dogs with Idiopathic Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Suchodolski, Jan S.; Dowd, Scot E.; Wilke, Vicky; Steiner, Jörg M.; Jergens, Albert E. // PLoS ONE;Jun2012, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p1 

    Background: Canine idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is believed to be caused by a complex interaction of genetic, immunologic, and microbial factors. While mucosa-associated bacteria have been implicated in the pathogenesis of canine IBD, detailed studies investigating the enteric...

  • Inflammatory bowel disease: A dangerous debilitation. Pflaumer, Sharon // Dog World;Sep96, Vol. 81 Issue 9, p46 

    Discusses inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in dogs, the ways of diagnosing the disease and its treatment. Recognition of the disease in the late 1970s; Conduction of diagnostic tests; Prescription of prednisolone; Factors leading to therapeutic failure. INSET: Untitled (description of...

  • New study shows how to detect IBD in dogs.  // Veterinary Ireland Journal;Jan2017, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p6 

    The article focuses on a study conducted by the researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine on detection of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in dogs.

  • Structural alterations of the intestinal epithelial barrier in Parkinson's disease. Clairembault, Thomas; Leclair-Visonneau, Laurène; Coron, Emmanuel; Bourreille, Arnaud; Le Dily, Séverine; Vavasseur, Fabienne; Heymann, Marie-Françoise; Neunlist, Michel; Derkinderen, Pascal // Acta Neuropathologica Communications;9/5/2015, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p1 

    Functional and morphological alterations of the intestinal epithelial barrier (IEB) have been consistently reported in digestive disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease. There is mounting evidence that Parkinson's disease (PD) is not only a brain disease but...

  • Nutritional aspect of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: its clinical importance. Seung Kim; Hong Koh // Korean Journal of Pediatrics;Oct2015, Vol. 58 Issue 10, p363 

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory disease mainly affecting the gastrointestinal tract. The incidence of the disease is rapidly increasing worldwide, and a number of patients are diagnosed during their childhood or adolescence. Aside from controlling the gastrointestinal...

  • Chronic inflammatory bowel disease in childhood. Chong, S.F.K.; Bartman, C.; Campbell, C.A.; Williams, C.B.; Blackshaw, A.J.; Walker-Smith, J.A. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);1/9/1982, Vol. 284 Issue 6309, p101 

    Examines the current approach to the management of chronic inflammatory bowel disease in childhood. Application of corroborative investigative techniques; Symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease; importance of fiber-proctoscopy and sigmoidoscopy in colonic biopsy specimens.

  • A Histopathologic Pattern of Centrilobular Hepatocyte Injury Suggests 6-Mercaptopurine-Induced Hepatotoxicity in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Masia, Ricard; Pratt, Daniel S.; Misdraji, Joseph // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Jun2012, Vol. 136 Issue 6, p618 

    Context.-Hepatotoxicity is an important side effect of thiopurine analog treatment for inflammatory bowel disease. A variety of histopathologic findings have been observed in patients with inflammatory bowel disease with thiopurine-induced hepatotoxicity, including nodular...

  • Sulfasalazine and New Analogues. Friedman, Gerald // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb1986, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p141 

    Discusses research which focused on the use of sulfasalazine drugs for the treatment and prophylaxis of inflammatory bowel disease. Composition of the drug; Analysis of the efficacy of Pentasa in treating Crohn's disease; Contribution of Poly-ASA sulfasalazine oral formulation to the medical...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics