- Mucosal T Cell Proliferation and Apoptosis in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Sturm, Andreas; De Souza, Heitor S. P.; Fiocchi, Claudio // Current Drug Targets;May2008, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p381
Both forms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC), represent prototypical conditions whose most salient features are the presence of chronic inflammation involving various parts of the intestinal tract and an increased risk of cancer, which is a...
- Transcriptional and post-translational regulation of Flip, an inhibitor of Fas-mediated apoptosis, in human gut inflammation. Caprioli, F; StoIfi, C; Caruso, R; Fina, D; Sica, G; Biancone, L; Pallone, F; Monteleone, G // Gut;Dec2008, Vol. 57 Issue 12, p1674
Objective: Defects in Fas-mediated apoptosis are supposed to contribute to the accumulation of T lymphocytes in the gut of patients with Crohn's disease (CD). This phenomenon has been functionally linked with the elevated expression of Flip, an inhibitor of Fas- mediated apoptosis. In this...
- Macrophage-Derived IL-18 Targeting for the Treatment of Crohn's Disease. T. Kanai; K. Uraushihara; T. Totsuka; A. Okazawa; T. Hibi; S. Oshima; T. Miyata; T. Nakamura; M. Watanabe // Current Drug Targets - Inflammation & Allergy;Jun2003, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p131
Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease associated with several changes in the immune system, including an increased number of infiltrating macrophages. These macrophages release a variety of proinflammatory cytokines, such as tumor necrosis factor-a (TNF-a), macrophage infiltrating...
- Crohn's disease: ethnic variation in CARD15 genotypes. Marsh, S.; McLeod, H.L. // Gut;May2003, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p770
Examines the variability in the incidence of Crohn's disease between different world populations. Role of the CARD15 gene in the ethnic variation of the incidence of the disease.
- Crohn's disease, Crohn disease. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p546
An encyclopedia entry for "Crohn's disease" and "Crohn disease," which refer to an inflammatory bowel disease, is presented.
- Crohn's disease. // GP: General Practitioner;3/18/2002, p66
Focuses on crohn's disease, an inflammatory disorder affecting any part of Gl tract. Clinical features of the disease; Diagnosis of the disease; Pathophysiology of the disease.
- Changing pattern of paediatric inflammatory bowel disease in northern Stockholm 1990-2001. Hildebrand H; Finkel Y; Grahnquist L; Lindholm J; Ekbom A; Askling J // Gut;Oct2003, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p1432
BACKGROUND: An increased incidence of paediatric Crohn's disease was reported recently by our group. AIMS: To assess the incidence and characteristics of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in northern Stockholm between 1990 and 2001. METHODS: All records of individuals 0-15 years of age with...
- Crohn's disease manifesting as an isolated cecal polyp and secondary appendiceal obstruction with histologically normal bowel. Gerada, Jurgen; Borg, Elaine; Cassar, Matthew; DeGaetano, James; LaFerla, Godfrey; Vassallo, Mario // International Journal of Colorectal Disease;Oct2014, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p1307
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Crohn's disease manifesting as an isolated cecal polyp and secondary appendiceal obstruction with histologically normal bowel" in the May 21, 2014 issue.
- Erratum to: Work disability and productivity loss in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases in Hungary in the era of biologics. Mandel, Michael; Bálint, Anita; Lovász, Barbara; Gulácsi, László; Strbák, Bálint; Golovics, Petra; Farkas, Klaudia; Kürti, Zsuzsanna; Szilágyi, Blanka; Mohás, Anna; Molnár, Tamás; Lakatos, Péter // European Journal of Health Economics;May2014 Supplement, Vol. 15, p129
A correction to the article "Work disability and productivity loss in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases in Hungary in the era of biologics" that was published in the May 29, 2014 issue is presented.