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About 40% of patients with HFE C282Y hemochromatosis had regression to fibrosis stage ≤2 and a subsequent lower rate of liver cancer.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: NEJM JOURNAL WATCH - specialty: gastroenterology
By Atif Zaman, MD, MPH
It's an effective treatment option for high-surgical-risk patients, based on a meta-analysis.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: NEJM JOURNAL WATCH - specialty: gastroenterology
By John R. Saltzman, MD
Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) causes respiratory illnesses such as pneumonia, and has been reported to cause acute flaccid myelitis. Enterovirus A71 (EV-A71) is known to cause cardiopulmonary failure due to brainstem encephalitis, but there have been few reports of these conditions being associated with EV-D68. Outbreaks of EV-D68 infection have occurred... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: BMJ CASE REPORTS - recent articles
By Yogo, N., Imamura, T., Muto, Y., Hirai, K.
A comparison of the incidence of mesh erosion after LVMR between nonabsorbable and absorbable sutures for the matched groups. LVMR = laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - collections: video carousel
Comparison of bowel cleansing efficacy using Boston bowel preparation scale (BBPS). A, Cleansing success rate did not differ between the 2 groups. B, Total BBPS scores and segmental scores did not differ between the 2 groups. Rt. = right; Lt. = left.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - collections: video carousel
More frequent CRC without shorter interval from UC onset to CRC in patients who have UC-PSC compared to patients who have UC without PSC. A, Assessment of the occurrence of colorectal neoplasia, comprising low-grade intraepithelial neoplasia (LGIEN) and high-grade intraepithelial neoplasia (HGIEN), and CRC revealed that CRC was more frequently... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - collections: video carousel
Fate of the redo anastomosis. A, Conventional redo anastomosis. B, TAMIS redo anastomosis. The figure includes pelvic sepsis and reinterventions at any time during follow-up. FU = follow-up; TAMIS = transanal minimally invasive surgery.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - collections: video carousel
Kaplan-Meier curves of patients who received definitive chemoradiation stratified by histology. AC = adenocarcinoma; SCC = squamous cell carcinoma.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - collections: video carousel
Percentage of patients with a moderate-to-severe Edmonton Symptom Assessment System score (≥4) within 6 weeks of discharge. Lap = laparoscopic.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - collections: video carousel
Literature search flow sheet. CPG = Clinical Practice Guidelines.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - collections: video carousel
Receipt of the open or laparoscopic surgical technique was not associated with increased risk of elevated symptom burden in the early postdischarge period.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - video gallery
Anal adenocarcinoma in comparison to anal squamous cell carcinoma had a lower 5-year overall survival stage for stage. Anal adenocarcinoma appears to be treated similarly to the rectal cancer paradigm, with frequent use of neoadjuvant chemoradiation.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - video gallery
This study suggests that transanal minimally invasive surgery is a valid alternative to conventional top-down redo pelvic surgery for persisting pelvic sepsis or chronic sinus, with more often a laparoscopic approach for the abdominal part.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - video gallery
Patients who have ulcerative colitis with coincident primary sclerosing cholangitis develop a distinct disease course characterized by an earlier disease onset and lower disease activity, but more frequent extensive disease manifestation and higher risk for colorectal cancer.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: DISEASE OF THE COLON & RECTUM - video gallery