- Platelet activation in patients with irritable bowel syndrome may reflect a subclinical inflammatory response. Qasim, A.; H. O'Brien, A.; Sebastian, S.; O'Sullivan, M.; Buckley, M.; O'Moran, C. // Gut;Dec2003, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p1799
Presents a letter to the editor about platelet activation in patients with irritable bowel syndrome, published in the December 2003 issue of the journal "Gut."
- Response to Andrews et al. Keohane, John; Quigley, Eamonn; Shanahan, Fergus // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec2010, Vol. 105 Issue 12, p2703
A response by John Keohane and colleagues to a letter to the editor about their article "Irritable bowel syndrome-type symptoms in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a real association or reflection of occult inflammation?" in the 2010 issue is presented.
- Are All Symptoms in Patients in IBD Due to Occult Inflammation? Andrews, Jane M.; Bryant, Robert; van Langenberg, Daniel R.; Holtmann, Gerald // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec2010, Vol. 105 Issue 12, p2703
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Irritable bowel syndrome-type symptoms in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a real association or reflection of occult inflammation?," by J. Keohane and colleagues in the 2010 issue.
- Utility of Fecal Calprotectin in Differentiating Active Inflammatory Bowel Disease From Coexistent Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Sprakes, Michael B.; Hamlin, P. John; Ford, Alexander C. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan2011, Vol. 106 Issue 1, p166
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article related to the use of fecal calprotectin in differentiating active inflammatory bowel disease from coexistent irritable bowel syndrome.
- Erratum to: Serotonin transporter activity and serotonin concentration in platelets of patients with irritable bowel syndrome: effect of gender. Franke, Leonora; Schmidtmann, Marco; Riedl, Andrea; van der Voort, Ivo; Uebelhack, Ralf; Mönnikes, Hubert // Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr2010, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p470
A correction to the article "Serotonin transporter activity and serotonin concentration in platelets of patients with irritable bowel syndrome: effect of gender" that was published online on February 13, 2010 is presented.
- What Can Be Done to Control Incontinence Associated with the Irritable Bowel Syndrome? Drossman, Douglas A.; Wald, Arnold; Rogers, Arvey; Brandt, Lawrence // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1989, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p355
Provides information on controlling incontinence associated with irritable bowel syndrome. Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome; Organic causes of fecal incontinence or soiling; Diagnostic studies that may performed in patients with irritable bowel syndrome; Treatments for the disease.
- Mast Cell Infiltration and Degranulation in Colonic Mucosa in the Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Talley, N. J.; Butterfield, J. H. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1996, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p1675
Presents a letter to the editor in response to the article "Irritable Bowel Syndrome Could Be An Inflammatory Disorder," by S. M. Collins in the 1994 issue.
- The disorders nobody likes to talk about. Henig, Robin Marantz // Good Housekeeping;Sep94, Vol. 219 Issue 3, p235
Discusses the occurrence of cases of irritable bowel syndrome (irritable colon) and inflammatory bowel disease among Americans. Diagnosis; Treatment.
- Depresyon ve Ä°rritabl Barsak Sendromu BirlikteliÄŸinin NÃ¶robiyolojisi. Eker, M. Çağdas; Eker, Özlem Donat // Current Approaches in Psychiatry / Psikiyatride Guncel Yaklasiml;2009, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p120
Irritable bowel syndrome is a disabling functional disorder with a frequent comorbidity of depression though underlying mechanisms remain yet little understood. Various signs and symptoms have been determined as diagnostic criteria in recent years and standardized as Rome-III criteria. Irritable...
- Interleukin 10 genotypes in irritable bowel syndrome: evidence for an inflammatory component? Gonsalkorale, W.M.; Perrey, C.; Pravica, V.; Whorwell, P.J.; Hutchinson, I.V. // Gut;Jan2003, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p91
Background and aims: Inflammation may play a role in the pathogenesis of irritable bowel syndrome in some individuals, such as in those who develop symptoms following a dysenteric illness. Persisting inflammation, resulting from an imbalance of cytokines regulating the inflammatory response, is...