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Research & Reviews  828 results

Urinary tract infections in cystic fibrosis patients.
Journal of Cystic Fibrosis : Official Journal of the Euro... Reasoner SA, Enriquez KT et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Improved understanding of non-respiratory infections in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients will be vital to sustaining the increased life span of these patients. To date, there has not been a published report of urinary tract infections (UTIs) in CF pa...

Pediatric sigmoid volvulus of an extremely long sigmoid colon with hypoganglionosis: a ...
The Journal of International Medical Research; Horvat M, Hazabent M et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - Sigmoid volvulus is an extremely rare cause of intestinal obstruction in pediatric patients. This condition occurs when a redundant sigmoid loop with a narrow mesenteric base of attachment to the posterior abdominal wall rotates around its mesente...

Reactive Intralymphovascular Immunoblastic Proliferations Mimicking Aggressive Lymphomas.
The American Journal of Surgical Pathology; Fang H, Wang W et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Reactive intralymphovascular immunoblastic proliferations (ILVIPs) may mimic aggressive lymphomas and are rarely reported. Herein, we characterize the clinicopathologic features of 8 patients with ILVIPs. No patients had lymphadenopathy, hepatospl...

Undiagnosed Endoscopy Capsule Retention Causing Delayed Intestinal Obstruction in a Pat...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Symeonidis NG, Stavrati KE et. al.

Jul 25th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Capsule endoscopy has played a significant role in small bowel investigation, providing the opportunity of detecting neoplastic lesions to a greater degree and at an earlier stage than other diagnostic procedures. Failure to excrete the...

Effect of ABT-263 on Intestinal Fibrosis in Human Myofibroblasts, Human Intestinal Orga...
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Johnson LA, Rodansky ES et. al.

Jul 25th, 2021 - Intestinal fibrosis and subsequent intestinal obstruction are common complications of Crohn's disease (CD). Current therapeutics combat inflammation, but no pharmacological therapy exists for fibrostenotic disease. Pathological persistence of acti...

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Guidelines  1 results

Removal of foreign bodies in the upper gastrointestinal tract in adults: European Socie...
Endoscopy Birk M, Bauerfeind P et. al.

Feb 11th, 2016 - This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). It addresses the removal of foreign bodies in the upper gastrointestinal tract in adults. Recommendations Nonendoscopic measures 1 ESGE recommend...

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Drugs  32 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  12 results

Band Adhesions in Relation to Previous Abdominal Surgery - a Retrospective Analysis of Risk Factors

Sep 10th, 2018 - Postoperative intra-abdominal adhesions are a common cause of small bowel obstruction. The extent of adhesions has been assigned to the magnitude of previous surgery. In a county hospital, with a catchment population of 120 000 inhabitants, record...

Comparing Proposed Algorithm and Current Practice in the Evaluation of Suspected Appendicitis

Sep 6th, 2018 - Acute appendicitis is one of the most common causes of acute abdominal pain requiring surgical intervention, with a lifetime risk of 8.6% for males and 6.7% for females. Historically, negative appendectomy rates of more than 20% were considered th...

Effects of Transcutaneous Acupoint Electrical Stimulation on Intestinal Obstruction After Gastrointestinal Surgery

Aug 6th, 2018 - Participants will be randomly assigned, in a 1:1 ratio, to receive TEAS or Blank treatment (acupoints selection are same with the experimental group, connect stimulator for patients, but not don't give stimulus). The randomization sequence will be...

Prenatal Diagnosis of Antenatal Midgut Volvulus: Specific Ultrasound Features

Dec 5th, 2017 - Objective: The small bowel volvulus is a rare cause of intestinal obstruction which may occur in utero and whose prenatal diagnosis is difficult. Sonographic signs are mainly indirect and nonspecific. The aim of this study is to present a retrospe...

Laparoscopic Assisted Pull-through Versus Other Surgical Procedures for Treatment of Hirschsprung Disease

Sep 1st, 2017 - Hirschsprung,s disease (HD) is a relatively common cause of intestinal obstruction in the newborn[1,2], The main goal in the treatment of patients with Hirschsprung,s disease is to resect the aganglionic segment and pull down the Normo-ganglionic ...

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News  40 results

UPDATE: Potential risks with liquid-filled intragastric balloons - Letter to Health Care Providers | FDA

April 27, 2020 - UPDATE: Potential Risks with Liquid-filled Intragastric Balloons - Letter to Health Care Providers June 4, 2018 - UPDATE: Additional Information Regarding Death Reports - Letter to Health Care Providers August 10, 2017 Update and ...

COVID-19: Is the NHS Making the Right Decisions on Cancer Treatment?

Mar 27th, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello, Professor Karol Sikora here. And I'm going to talk about the implications of COVID-19 on cancer treatment in the UK. As you know, COVID-19 is causing widespread problems in all health services ar...

Bariatric Surgery + Medical Therapy: Effective Tx for T2DM?

Jul 2nd, 2019 - Of the 150 patients, 1 died during the follow-up period, leaving 149. Of these, 134 completed the 5-year follow-up.

What is your diagnosis? - June 2019
Lei Miao, MD, XiangRong Chen, MD et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Multiple myeloma An abdominal CT scan (Figure D) showed gastric and whole intestinal wall thickening of up to 2 cm. Pathology (Figure E) demonstrated that diffuse plasmacytoid cells, eosinophilic granulocytes, and lymphocytes infiltrated into the.

What is your diagnosis? - March 2019
Derek J. Erstad, MD, Leandra S. Krowsoski, MD et. al.

Feb 25th, 2019 - Partial malrotation and cecal volvulus after colonoscopy The patient presented with partial malrotation and cecal volvulus after colonoscopy, which was confirmed by abdominal computed tomography scan. The patient gave consent and taken urgently to.

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Patient Education  10 results see all →