Carlos Castaño-Milla

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BACKGROUND Patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) have an increased risk of developing colorectal cancer (CRC); however, the magnitude of this effect is open to debate. AIM To assess the risk of CRC in UC patients by systematic review and meta-analysis. METHODS A systematic literature search was performed up to November 2013. We selected studies(More)
OBJECTIVES:The aims of this study were to assess the risk of relapse after discontinuation of anti-tumor necrosis factor (anti-TNF) drugs in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), to identify the factors associated with relapse, and to evaluate the overcome after retreatment with the same anti-TNF in those who relapsed.METHODS:This was a(More)
BACKGROUND Data regarding the effectiveness of adalimumab (ADA) in the treatment of perianal fistula in patients with Crohn's disease (CD) naive to antitumor necrosis factor (TNF) therapy are scarce. AIM : To assess the effectiveness of ADA in the treatment of perianal fistulas in CD patients naive to anti-TNF therapy. METHODS A retrospective(More)
A 67 year-old-woman was admitted to the Gastroenterology Department to study microcytic anemia, and heartburn. She had a hemoglobin of 6.4 g/dL, MCV 61 m and profile of iron deficiency. We performed a gastroscopy, which revealed a large hiatal hernia with a mixed component and a tarnished mucosa in the fundus, antrum and body. The barium radiological study(More)
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