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Research & Reviews  251 results

Diagnosis and management of cancer risk in the gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2022.02.044
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Boland CR, Idos GE et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - The gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes are rare, autosomal dominant disorders associated with an increased risk of benign and malignant intestinal and extraintestinal tumors. They include Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis ...

Diagnosis and Management of Cancer Risk in the Gastrointestinal Hamartomatous Polyposis...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2022.02.021
Gastroenterology Boland CR, Idos GE et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - The gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes are rare, autosomal dominant disorders associated with an increased risk of benign and malignant intestinal and extraintestinal tumors. They include Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis ...

Diagnosis and Management of Cancer Risk in the Gastrointestinal Hamartomatous Polyposis...
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000001755
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Boland CR, Idos GE et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - The gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes are rare, autosomal dominant disorders associated with an increased risk of benign and malignant intestinal and extraintestinal tumors. They include Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis ...

Gastric-phenotype Mucinous Carcinoma of the Fallopian Tube with Secondary Ovarian Invol...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10668969221095264
International Journal of Surgical Pathology; Bronte Anaut M, Arredondo Montero J et. al.

Apr 26th, 2022 - Peutz-Jeghers syndrome is an autosomal dominant condition characterized by the association of hamartomatous polyps in the digestive tract, mucocutaneous pigmentation, family history, and infrequently tumors of the female genital tract with one of ...

Laser therapy and light sources for labial lentigines in patients with Peutz-Jeghers sy...
https://doi.org/10.1111/dth.15519
Dermatologic Therapy; Medeiros YL, Faria LV et. al.

Apr 16th, 2022 - Labial lentigines associated with Peutz-Jeghers syndrome are challenging and represent a cosmetic problem. Laser and intense-pulsed light sources (IPLS) can be used to treat these macules. However, there are few guidelines regarding the different ...

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Guidelines  4 results

Diagnosis and management of cancer risk in the gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2022.02.044
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Boland CR, Idos GE et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - The gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes are rare, autosomal dominant disorders associated with an increased risk of benign and malignant intestinal and extraintestinal tumors. They include Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis ...

Diagnosis and Management of Cancer Risk in the Gastrointestinal Hamartomatous Polyposis...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2022.02.021
Gastroenterology Boland CR, Idos GE et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - The gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes are rare, autosomal dominant disorders associated with an increased risk of benign and malignant intestinal and extraintestinal tumors. They include Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis ...

Hereditary Cancer Syndromes and Risk Assessment: ACOG COMMITTEE OPINION, Number 793.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003562
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Nov 26th, 2019 - A hereditary cancer syndrome is a genetic predisposition to certain types of cancer, often with onset at an early age, caused by inherited pathogenic variants in one or more genes. Most hereditary cancer syndromes exhibit autosomal dominant inheri...

ACG clinical guideline: Genetic testing and management of hereditary gastrointestinal c...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4695986
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Syngal S, Brand RE et. al.

Feb 4th, 2015 - This guideline presents recommendations for the management of patients with hereditary gastrointestinal cancer syndromes. The initial assessment is the collection of a family history of cancers and premalignant gastrointestinal conditions and shou...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Survival and Description of Care for Patients With Degenerate Vaterian Ampulloma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03800212

Mar 24th, 2022 - A Vater's ampulloma is a rare digestive tumour which accounts for under 1% of all digestive tumours. In terms of incidence, it is the 3rd most common biliary tract tumour after gallbladder cancer and common bile duct cancer. The incidence of ampul...

Cancer of the Pancreas Screening Study (CAPS 3)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00438906

Jun 18th, 2021 - Pancreatic cancer (PC) is the 4th leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. Because it is seldom diagnosed at an early curable stage, nearly all patients die from their disease. Early detection of PC and its precursors will save lives. In a multi-...

Screening for Early Pancreatic Neoplasia (Cancer of the Pancreas Screening or CAPS4 Study)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00714701

Sep 7th, 2018 - Pancreatic cancer is a deadly disease and the only hope for improvement of survival is early detection. Certain genetic syndromes are associated with a high risk of pancreatic cancer and screening for pancreatic cancer has become a relatively new ...

Pilot Study of mTOR Inhibitor Therapy in Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00811590

Jul 26th, 2013 - Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome is a hereditary polyposis condition in which hamartomatous tumors develop in many tissues of the body. These tumors are benign but frequently cause gastrointestinal obstruction and bleeding beginning in the 2nd-3rd decades o...

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News  12 results

New Guideline Sheds Light on Diagnosis, Treatment of Rare GI Syndromes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972971

Apr 29th, 2022 - A clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes has just been published by the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer, which is comprised of experts representing the ...

Pancreatic Cancer Surveillance in People at High Risk Not Tied to Better Outcomes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949359

Apr 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Surveillance of people at high hereditary risk for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) can lead to diagnosis at an earlier stage, but as yet there is no clear survival benefit, according to researchers in the Nether...

Advances in Small Bowel Cancer Generate New NCCN Guidelines
https://www.onclive.com/view/advances-in-small-bowel-cancer-generate-new-nccn-guidelines

Dec 5th, 2020 - Katrina S. Pedersen, MD, MS A new set of recommendations for the treatment of small bowel adenocarcinoma (SBA), a relatively rare type cancer of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, have been created by the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN...

Expert Outlines Clinical Implications of Precision Medicine in GI Cancers
https://www.onclive.com/view/expert-outlines-clinical-implications-of-precision-medicine-in-gi-cancers

Dec 4th, 2020 - Shirley Michelle Shiller, DO Regarding precision medicine in gastrointestinal (GI) cancers, pathologists are working to determine which patient populations should undergo which molecular tests. Colorectal Cancer In a presentation during the 201...

Overdue but Welcome: New Reports Guide Screening for Pancreatic-Biliary Cancers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/917727

Sep 13th, 2019 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello. I'm Dr David Johnson, professor of medicine and chief of gastroenterology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Welcome back to another GI Common Concerns. Today I want to talk...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →