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Pellagra in Zanzibar: a rare diagnosis.
International Journal of Dermatology; Hassan HS, Pandu SM et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Pellagra is a nutritional disease resulting from a deficiency of vitamin B3 (niacin) primarily due to corn consumption, especially in developing countries, but in developed countries, it can occur secondarily as a consequence of chronic alcoholism...

Characterizing gastrointestinal dysfunction after pancreatic resection: a single-center...
BMC Gastroenterology; Bromley-Dulfano R, August AT et. al.

Nov 27th, 2022 - There are many well-described potential gastrointestinal (GI) side effects of pancreatic resection that can cause patients to suffer from chronic malabsorption, diarrhea, and persistent nausea. These GI symptoms can affect postoperative recovery, ...

Levothyroxine: Conventional and novel drug delivery formulations.
Endocrine Reviews; Liu H, Li W et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2022 - Despite the fact that levothyroxine is one of the most prescribed medications in the world, its bioavailability has been reported to be impaired by many factors, including interfering drugs or foods and concomitant diseases, and persistent hypothy...

Gastrointestinal involvement in systemic sclerosis: An updated review.
Medicine Nassar M, Ghernautan V et. al.

Nov 19th, 2022 - The gastrointestinal tract (GI) is the second most affected organ system in individuals suffering from systemic/localized scleroderma (SSc) or localized scleroderma. SSc can affect any part of the GI, between the oral cavity and anorectum. The ann...

Musculoskeletal effects of obesity and bariatric surgery - a narrative review.
Archives of Endocrinology and Metabolism; Holanda N, Crispim N et. al.

Nov 17th, 2022 - Obesity affects several areas of the human body, leading to increased morbidity and mortality and the likelihood of other diseases, such as type 2 diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular diseases and musculoskeletal disorders. These conditions predispos...

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Guidelines  8 results

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Management of Refractory Celiac Disease: Expert Review.
Gastroenterology Green PHR, Paski S et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2022 - The purpose of this expert review is to summarize the diagnosis and management of refractory celiac disease. It will review evaluation of patients with celiac disease who have persistent or recurrent symptoms, differential diagnosis, nutritional s...

British Society of Gastroenterology guidelines for the management of iron deficiency an...
Gut Snook J, Bhala N et. al.

Sep 10th, 2021 - Iron deficiency anaemia (IDA) is a major cause of morbidity and burden of disease worldwide. It can generally be diagnosed by blood testing and remedied by iron replacement therapy (IRT) using the oral or intravenous route. The many causes of iron...

Blinded Oral Challenges with Lactose and Placebo Accurately Diagnose Lactose Intolerance: A Real-Life Study
Nutrients Rocco A, Compare D et. al.

May 13th, 2021 - Lactose intolerance (LI) is characterized by diarrhea, abdominal pain, or bloating occurring after lactose consumption in patients with lactose malabsorption. The National Institute of Health (NIH) proposed a double-blind placebo testing to identi...

Celiac disease: histology-differential diagnosis-complications. A practical approach
Pathologica Villanacci V, Vanoli A et. al.

Oct 29th, 2020 - Celiac disease is a multi-factorial chronic inflammatory intestinal disease, characterized by malabsorption resulting from mucosal injury after ingestion of wheat gluten or related rye and barley proteins. Inappropriate T-cell-mediated immune resp...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth: Expert Review.
Gastroenterology Quigley EM, Murray JA et. al.

Jul 18th, 2020 - Thanks to ready access to hydrogen breath testing, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth is now commonly diagnosed among individuals presenting with a variety of gastrointestinal and even non-gastrointestinal complaints and is increasingly implica...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  281 results

Cancer in Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes

Oct 14th, 2022 - Background: A prospective cohort of Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndrome (IBMFS) will provide new information regarding cancer rates and types in these disorders. Pathogenic variant(s) in IBMFS genes are relevant to carcinogenesis in sporadic ca...

Phenotyping of Adult Crohn's Focusing on Sarcopenia

Oct 7th, 2022 - Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) includes two idiopathic chronic relapsing and remitting inflammatory conditions affecting the gastrointestinal (GI) tract: Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC)Malnutrition and significant alteration of ...

Comparison of the Absorption of Hydrolyzed or Intact Proteins in Morbid Obese Patients After the Roux Y Gastric Bypass

Oct 4th, 2022 - Surgery is beneficial in terms of weight loss, correction of comorbidities and life expectancy but adverse effects can occur among which various nutritional deficiencies. Thus, in some cases, more or less marked protein undernutrition may be obser...

The Bone-parathyroid Crosstalk in Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Sep 30th, 2022 - The parathyroid glands are responsible for controlling mineral homeostasis in order to keep circulating calcium levels constant by acting on the target organs, where they induce mobilization of calcium from the bone matrix, and they promote the re...

Quality of Life and Eating Disorders in Children With FPIES, Food Allergy or Celiac Disease

Sep 28th, 2022 - 1.1 Current state of knowledge IgE-mediated food allergies are allergies whose symptoms are urticaria, angioedema, rhinoconjunctivitis, digestive signs, bronchospasm, or even anaphylaxis within 2 hours after ingestion of food. The prevalence of th...

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News  253 results

Bariatric Surgery Ups Epilepsy Risk

Sep 28th, 2022 - Bariatric surgery increased the risk of epilepsy, a retrospective Canadian study showed. Over a minimum of 3 years follow-up, bariatric surgery patients had a 45% increased risk of developing epilepsy compared with people who did not have bariatri...

Managing Short Bowel Syndrome: Expert Review

Sep 12th, 2022 - Caring for patients with short bowel syndrome (SBS) requires a multidisciplinary approach involving dietitians, nurses, surgeons, gastroenterologists or internists, and social workers experienced in SBS care, according to a clinical practice updat...

AGA clinical practice update: Expert review on managing short bowel syndrome
Marcia Frellick

Sep 7th, 2022 - Caring for patients with short bowel syndrome (SBS) requires a multidisciplinary approach involving dietitians, nurses, surgeons, gastroenterologists or internists, and social workers experienced in SBS care, according to a clinical practice updat.

Maintenance With Niraparib and Ipilimumab Demonstrates PFS Benefit in Pancreatic Cancer

Aug 23rd, 2022 - Niraparib (Zejula) plus ipilimumab (Yervoy) maintenance therapy elicited encouraging progression-free survival (PFS) results in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer who achieved a stable response to platinum-based chemotherapy, according to fi...

Fractures Not Prevented With Daily Vitamin D

Jul 27th, 2022 - Vitamin D supplements flopped for preventing fractures in low-risk adults over the age of 50, according to an ancillary study of the VITAL trial. Over a median 5.3-year follow-up, participants taking 2,000 IU per day of supplemental vitamin D3 did...

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Patient Education  223 results see all →