Gastroenterology Shah SC, Piazuelo MB et. al.
Aug 30th, 2021 - The purpose of this Clinical Practice Update Expert Review is to provide clinicians with guidance on the diagnosis and management of atrophic gastritis, a common preneoplastic condition of the stomach, with a primary focus on atrophic gastritis due to chronic Helicobacter pylori infection-the most common etiology-or due to autoimmunity. To date, clinical guidance for best practices related to t...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Nault JC, Blanc JF et. al.
Aug 2nd, 2021 - Hepatocellular benign liver tumours are mainly developed on normal liver and include hepatic hemangioma, focal nodular hyperplasia and hepatocellular adenoma from the most frequent to the less frequent. The diagnosis of hepatic hemangioma and of simple hepatic biliary cysts can be performed using non-invasive criteria using liver ultrasonography or contrast enhanced MRI. Most of the time the di...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Lemoinne S, Heurgue A et. al.
Aug 1st, 2021 - Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is a liver disease characterised by necrotico-inflammatory lesions of hepatocytes, the presence of specific autoantibodies and response to corticosteroid treatment. AIH must be considered in any patient with acute or chronic liver disease. As there is no pathognomonic sign of AIH, the diagnosis is based on a combination of clinical, biological, immunological and histo...
Clinical & Translational Oncology : Official Publication ... Mesia R, Iglesias L et. al.
Feb 27th, 2021 - Head and neck cancers (HNC) are defined as malignant tumours located in the upper aerodigestive tract and represents 5% of oncologic cases in adults in Spain. More than 90% of these tumours have squamous histology. In an effort to incorporate evidence obtained since 2017 publication, the Spanish Society of Medical Oncology (SEOM) presents an update of the squamous cell HNC diagnosis and treatme...
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Behr J, Günther A et. al.
Jan 25th, 2021 - Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a severe and often fatal disease. Diagnosis of IPF requires considerable expertise and experience. Since the publication of the international IPF guideline in the year 2011 and the update 2018 several studies and technical advances have occurred, which made a new assessment of the diagnostic process mandatory. The goal of this guideline is to foster early,...
International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Phy... Robin S, Jolicoeur M et. al.
Nov 14th, 2020 - Prostate bed (PB) irradiation is considered the standard postoperative treatment after radical prostatectomy (RP) for tumors with high-risk features or persistent prostate-specific antigen, or for salvage treatment in case of biological relapse. Four consensus guidelines have been published to standardize practices and reduce the interobserver variability in PB delineation but with discordant r...
Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics and Human Reproduction; Huchon C, Bourdel N et. al.
Nov 8th, 2020 - The incidence (rate per 100 000) of borderline ovarian tumors (BOTs) increases progressively with age, starting at 15-19 years and peaking at around 4.5 cases per 100 000 at an age of 55-59 years (LE3) with a median age of 46 years. The five year survival for FIGO stages I, II, III and IV is 99.7 % (95 % CI: 96.2-100 %), 99.6 % (95 % CI: 92.6-100 %), 95.3 % (95 % CI: 91.8-97.4 %) and 77.1 % (95...
Pancreatology : Official Journal of the International Ass... Esposito I, Hruban RH et. al.
May 18th, 2020 - Chronic pancreatitis is a complex multifactorial fibro-inflammatory disease. Consensus guidelines are needed for the histopathological evaluation of non-autoimmune chronic pancreatitis (CP). An international working group with experts on the histopathology of CP evaluated 15 statements generated from evidence on seven key clinically relevant questions. The Grading of Recommendations Assessment,...
European Urology; Witjes JA, Bruins HM et. al.
May 4th, 2020 - This overview presents the updated European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines for muscle-invasive and metastatic bladder cancer (MMIBC). To provide practical evidence-based recommendations and consensus statements on the clinical management of MMIBC with a focus on diagnosis and treatment. A broad and comprehensive scoping exercise covering all areas of the MMIBC guideline has been perfor...
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Dempster-Rivett K, Innes CR et. al.
Feb 29th, 2020 - A high rate of regression in young women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 2 has been recorded. However, there are few prospective data by which to evaluate management guidelines. This study evaluates the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology recommendations for follow-up of young women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2 using data created by a large prospect...
The American Journal of Surgical Pathology; Warrick JI, Knowles MA et. al.
Feb 25th, 2020 - During the 2019 International Society of Urological Pathology Consultation Conference on Molecular Pathology of Urogenital Cancer, the Working Group on Bladder Cancer presented the current status and made recommendations on the diagnostic use of molecular pathology, incorporating a premeeting survey. Bladder cancers are biologically diverse and can be separated into "molecular subtypes," based ...
Endocrine Journal; Takagi H, Iwama S et. al.
Feb 11th, 2020 - Hypophysitis, which is often accompanied by pituitary dysfunction, is classified into several subtypes based on the cause, histology, and the location of inflammation in the pituitary gland. A definitive diagnosis requires pituitary biopsy, which is invasive, and the process is limited to specialized clinical settings. In this opinion paper, we review the literature associated with hypophysitis...
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases; Hellmich B, Agueda A et. al.
Jul 5th, 2019 - Since the publication of the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) recommendations for the management of large vessel vasculitis (LVV) in 2009, several relevant randomised clinical trials and cohort analyses have been published, which have the potential to change clinical care and therefore supporting the need to update the original recommendations. Using EULAR standardised operating proce...
Journal of Clinical Pathology; Williams BJ, Knowles C et. al.
Jun 10th, 2019 - An ever-increasing number of clinical pathology departments are deploying, or planning to deploy digital pathology systems for all, or part of their diagnostic output. Digital pathology is an evolving technology, and it is important that departments uphold or improve on current standards. Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust has been scanning 100% of histology slides since September 2018, and has...
Pediatric Radiology; Watson TA, Petit P et. al.
Mar 28th, 2019 - Very early onset inflammatory bowel disease (VEO-IBD) is defined as disease presenting before the age of 6. These children require a tailored imaging approach because conventional imaging studies can be difficult to perform at such a young age. Unlike inflammatory bowel disease in older children and adults, colonic disease predominates in VEO-IBD, and small-bowel disease is rare. Distinguishing...
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Nov 1st, 2018 - Background & aims: A family history (FH) of colorectal cancer (CRC) increases the risk of developing CRC. These consensus recommendations developed by the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology and endorsed by the American Gastroenterological Association, aim to provide guidance on screening these high-risk individuals.
Radiotherapy and Oncology : Journal of the European Socie... Biau J, Dunet V et. al.
Sep 13th, 2018 - The trigeminal nerve (V) is a major route of tumor spread in several head and neck cancers. However, only limited data are currently available for its precise contouring, although this is absolutely necessary in the era of intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT). The purpose of this article is to present practical clinical guidelines for contouring the trigeminal nerve (V) in head and neck...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Borger MA, Fedak PWM et. al.
Jul 18th, 2018 - Bicuspid aortic valve disease is the most common congenital cardiac disorder, being present in 1% to 2% of the general population. Associated aortopathy is a common finding in patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease, with thoracic aortic dilation noted in approximately 40% of patients in referral centers. Several previous consensus statements and guidelines have addressed the management of ...
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Jan 1st, 2018 - The 2018 ICD-O-3 Update Guidelines includes comprehensive tables listing all changes to ICD?O?3 effective for cases diagnosed 1/1/2018 forward. The guidelines also provide background on the project and issues encountered during review of the WHO Classifications of Tumors.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Nevo O, Brown R et. al.
Dec 5th, 2017 - No 352 - Mise à jour technique : Le rôle de l'examen échographique précoce et exhaustif de l'anatomie fœtale.|2017|Nevo O,Brown R,Glanc P,Lim K,|abnormalities,anatomy & histology,diagnostic imaging,adverse effects,instrumentation,methods,