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ALLMedicine™ Tropical Sprue Center

Research & Reviews  33 results

DDSEP® 9 Quick Quiz Question 2
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/218072/ddsepr-9-quick-quiz-question-2?channel=29259

Feb 28th, 2020 - Q2. Correct answer: D Rationale This patient has tropical sprue based on her travel to an endemic country, negative celiac serologies, labs revealing a macrocytic anemia and low albumin and characteristic histology (villous blunting, increased int.

Tropical sprue
https://www.uptodate.com//contents/tropical-sprue
Prashant Singh

INTRODUCTION Tropical sprue is a chronic diarrheal disease, possibly of infectious origin, that involves the small intestine and is characterized by malabsorption of nutrients, especially folic acid and vitamin B12. Sprue is an Anglicized form of ...

Clinical, endoscopic, and histological differentiation between celiac disease and tropi...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jgh.14403
Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Sharma P, Baloda V et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2018 - While the prevalence of celiac disease (CD) is increasing globally, the prevalence of tropical sprue (TS) is declining. Still, there are certain regions in the world where both patients with CD and TS exist and differentiation between them is a ch...

Tropical Sprue
https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/gastrointestinal-disorders/malabsorption-syndromes/tropical-sprue
Atenodoro R. Ruiz

Jan 31st, 2018 - Tropical sprue is a rare acquired disease, probably of infectious etiology, characterized by malabsorption and megaloblastic anemia. Diagnosis is clinical and by small-bowel biopsy. Treatment is with tetracycline and folate for 6 mo.

Practical Approach to the Flattened Duodenal Biopsy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.path.2017.07.004
Surgical Pathology Clinics; Smyrk TC

Nov 6th, 2017 - Celiac disease features duodenal intraepithelial lymphocytosis with or without villous atrophy. Lymphocytosis without villous atrophy will be proven to represent celiac disease in 10% to 20% of cases. The differential diagnosis is broad: Helicobac...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  41 results

Cyanocobalamin - cyanocobalamin injection, solution-Somerset Therapeutics, LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=617e44f8-df80-4764-85b9-be0fb6da8db3

Mar 6th, 2020 - Cyanocobalamin is indicated for vitamin B12 deficiencies due to malabsorption which may be associated with the following conditions: It may be possible to treat the underlying disease by surgical correction of anatomic lesions leading to small bow...

DDSEP® 9 Quick Quiz Question 2
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/218072/ddsepr-9-quick-quiz-question-2?channel=29259

Feb 28th, 2020 - Q2. Correct answer: D Rationale This patient has tropical sprue based on her travel to an endemic country, negative celiac serologies, labs revealing a macrocytic anemia and low albumin and characteristic histology (villous blunting, increased int.

Hydroxocobalamin - hydroxocobalamin injection, solution-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=17e7d7d8-d27c-4888-84b9-45305df62066

Jan 17th, 2020 - Pernicious anemia, both uncomplicated and accompanied by nervous system involvement. Dietary deficiency of Vitamin B12, occurring in strict vegetarians and in their breast-fed infants. (Isolated vitamin B12 deficiency is very rare). Malabsorption ...

Enlyte extra-ln - cobalamin-intrinsic factor complex, folic acid - rx only capsule-Jaymac Pharmacueticals LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e3b1a962-fef4-4104-b23d-c7b492372918

Dec 15th, 2019 - EnLyteTM Extra-LN is indicated in the treatment of macrocytic anemias resulting from cobalamin deficiency - including pernicious anemia, and the prevention of folate deficiency; EnLyteTM Extra-LN is indicated as a primary and adjunctive treatment ...

Tropical sprue
https://www.uptodate.com//contents/tropical-sprue
Prashant Singh

INTRODUCTION Tropical sprue is a chronic diarrheal disease, possibly of infectious origin, that involves the small intestine and is characterized by malabsorption of nutrients, especially folic acid and vitamin B12. Sprue is an Anglicized form of ...

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News  1 results

DDSEP® 9 Quick Quiz Question 2
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/218072/ddsepr-9-quick-quiz-question-2?channel=29259

Feb 28th, 2020 - Q2. Correct answer: D Rationale This patient has tropical sprue based on her travel to an endemic country, negative celiac serologies, labs revealing a macrocytic anemia and low albumin and characteristic histology (villous blunting, increased int.

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