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ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Pain Center

Research & Reviews  13,026 results

Economic living standard and abdominal pain mediate the association between functional ...
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... M H S, P E H et. al.

Sep 26th, 2022 - Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) are common and cause significant morbidity. Psychiatric comorbidities associated with FGIDs include anxiety and depression. However, little is understood about the factors that modulate this associatio...

Severe Pancytopenia After COVID-19 Revealing a Case of Primary Bone Marrow Diffuse Larg...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Kilani Y, Sohail H et. al.

Sep 25th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is the most common subtype of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). While bone marrow (BM) involvement is common in lymphoma, primary bone marrow (PBM) DLBCL is extremely rare. We present a case of PBM DLBCL ...

Longitudinal use of patient reported outcomes in pediatric leukemia and lymphoma reveal...
Pediatric Blood & Cancer; Jacobs SS, Withycombe JS et. al.

Sep 25th, 2022 - Leukemia and lymphoma (LL) are the most common cancer diagnoses of childhood with high survival rates, but not without impact on the child's functioning and quality of life. This study aimed to use patient-reported data to describe the symptomatic...

Pelvic and central nervous system tuberculosis complicated by a paradoxical response ma...
BMC Infectious Diseases; Zandvakili A, Kobayashi T et. al.

Sep 25th, 2022 - The post-partum period is a risk factor for tuberculosis (TB), possibly including the period after miscarriage as illustrated here. This case demonstrates how non-specific symptoms can hide widely disseminated TB. A healthy 26-year-old female with...

Efficacy and safety of lomitapide in familial chylomicronaemia syndrome.
Atherosclerosis Cefalù AB, D'Erasmo L et. al.

Sep 25th, 2022 - Familial chylomicronaemia syndrome (FCS) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder, resulting in elevated triglycerides (TGs), abdominal pain and pancreatitis. Treatment options are limited. Lomitapide, a microsomal triglyceride transfer protein inhi...

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Guidelines  18 results

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...

Chronic mesenteric ischemia: Clinical practice guidelines from the Society for Vascular...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Huber TS, Björck M et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - Chronic mesenteric ischemia (CMI) results from the inability to achieve adequate postprandial intestinal blood flow, usually from atherosclerotic occlusive disease at the origins of the mesenteric vessels. Patients typically present with postprand...

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...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Small-Bowel Obstruction.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Chang KJ et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Small-bowel obstruction is a common cause of abdominal pain and accounts for a significant proportion of hospital admissions. Radiologic imaging plays the key role in the diagnosis and management of small-bowel obstruction as neither patient prese...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Right Upper Quadrant Pain.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Peterson CM et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Although right upper quadrant pain is a very common clinical presentation, it can be nonspecific. However, acute cholecystitis is very often the diagnosis of exclusion. This review focuses on the recommended imaging evaluation in the most commonly...

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Drugs  584 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,132 results

A Study to Evaluate Adverse Events and Change in Disease Activity in Participants Between 18 to 75 Years of Age Treated With Intravenous (IV) Infusion and Subcutaneous (SC) Injections of ABBV-154 f...

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Crohn's disease (CD) is a long-lasting condition causing inflammation that can affect any part of the gut. CD may cause tiredness, loose stools with or without bleeding, abdominal pain, weight loss, and fever. This study evaluates how safe and eff...

Symptoms and Physiological Effects of Amara in Functional Dyspepsia

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Functional dyspepsia (FD) with postprandial distress is a common functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorder characterized by the occurrence of epigastric symptoms such as early satiety (fullness), nausea and upper abdominal pain after meals at leas...

VZV in the Enteric Nervous System: Pathogenesis and Consequences

Sep 22nd, 2022 - Varicella zoster virus (VZV) is so well known as the cause of cutaneous varicella (chickenpox) and zoster (shingles) that it can be hard to imagine it as an enteric pathogen. VZV establishes latency during varicella and returns to the skin in zost...

The Effect of Amoxicillin Versus Placebo on Gastrointestinal Motility in Children

Sep 22nd, 2022 - Motility disorders are common in childhood and can present with a variety of symptoms including recurrent vomiting, abdominal pain and distension. They are often the reason for multiple medical visits and can be associated with significantly impai...

Smartphone Technology to Alleviate Malignant Pain (STAMP)

Sep 22nd, 2022 - A pilot study will be conducted at DFCI to demonstrate the utilization and efficacy of the STAMP app among patients with chronic cancer pain and their cancer care providers. This will be a single arm study with up to 20 patients. Patients with adv...

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News  2,305 results

Updates in eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases
Kathryn A. Peterson, MD, MSCI

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (EGIDs) are characterized by GI signs or symptoms occurring along with tissue eosinophilia. Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is the more commonly recognized EGID as endoscopic and histopathologic diagnostic cri.

FDA OKs Selpercatinib for Adults With RET Fusion+ Solid Tumors

Sep 22nd, 2022 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval to selpercatinib (Retevmo) in 40-mg and 80-mg capsules for adults with locally advanced or metastatic RET fusion-positive solid tumors that have progressed during or follow...

Fast Five Quiz: Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia Management

Sep 21st, 2022 - Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) is a myeloproliferative disorder characterized by a three-phase clinical course comprising an initial chronic phase, an accelerated phase, and a blast phase. Most cases of CML are diagnosed in the chronic phase, ...

When Is an Allergic Reaction to Raw Plant Food Due to Tree Pollen?

Sep 21st, 2022 - A new guideline aims to help primary care doctors differentiate pollen food syndrome (PFS) — a cross-reactive allergic reaction to certain raw, but not cooked, plant foods — from other food allergies. The guideline from the British Society of Alle...

Vibegron fails to improve IBS-symptoms in phase 2 trial

Sep 19th, 2022 - Key clinical point: Once-daily 75 mg vibegron was not associated with a clinically significant improvement in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)-associated abdominal pain in women with diarrhea-predominant IBS (IBS-D) or mixed diarrhea/constipation IB.

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Patient Education  143 results see all →