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Endoscopic full-thickness resection in the colorectum with a novel over-the-scope device: first experience.
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS Endoscopic full-thickness resection (EFTR) in the lower gastrointestinal tract may be a valuable therapeutic and diagnostic approach for a variety of indications. AlthoughExpand
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Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (Zwischenferment). I. Isolation of the crystalline enzyme from yeast.
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Association of a common vitamin D-binding protein polymorphism with inflammatory bowel disease
Objective Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs), Crohn's disease, and ulcerative colitis (UC), are multifactorial disorders, characterized by chronic inflammation of the intestine. A number of geneticExpand
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Treatment of Esophageal Variceal Hemorrhage with Self-Expanding Metal Stents as a Rescue Maneuver in a Swiss Multicentric Cohort
Acute esophageal variceal bleeding in patients with portal hypertension remains a complication with a high mortality today. In cases refractory to standard therapy including endoscopic band ligationExpand
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Garlic extract induces intestinal P-glycoprotein, but exhibits no effect on intestinal and hepatic CYP3A4 in humans.
Garlic extracts have been shown to decrease drug exposure for saquinavir, a P-glycoprotein and cytochrome P450 3A4 substrate. In order to explore the underlying mechanisms and to study the effects ofExpand
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Improved capsule endoscopy after bowel preparation.
BACKGROUND The diagnostic yield of capsule endoscopy depends on the quality of visualization of the small-bowel wall and complete passage through the small bowel. This study examined the effect ofExpand
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"Sparing the surgeon": clinical experience with over-the-scope clips for gastrointestinal perforation.
With increasingly advanced therapeutic endoscopic procedures and more complex gastrointestinal surgery, endoscopists are more often confronted with perforations, fistulas, and anastomotic leakagesExpand
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Routine use of Hemospray for gastrointestinal bleeding: prospective two-center experience in Switzerland.
Hemospray (Cook Medical, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA) is a hemostatic agent recently introduced for the management of upper gastrointestinal bleeding (GIB). To date, there is little experienceExpand
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Isolation of transketolase from rabbit liver and comparison of some of its kinetic properties with transketolase from other sources.
1. Rabbit liver transketolase activity was purified 56-fold using the following steps: ammonium sulfate precipitation, chromatography on DEAE-Sephadex A-25, concentration through an AmiconExpand
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