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OBJECTIVES Primary: to assess the necessity of a second endoscopy with a pathology study to confirm the healing of all gastric ulcers previously diagnosed through endoscopy in a population at intermediate risk for gastric cancer. Secondary: to assess correlation between endoscopic findings and pathology diagnosis. PATIENTS AND METHODS a prospective(More)
OBJECTIVE to identify predictive factors of response to pegylated interferon alpha-2b and ribavirin in patients with genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C. Viral kinetics were studied in weeks 2 and 4. METHODS a prospective and consecutive study of patients with genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C referred to our Hepatology Clinic between January 2004 and October(More)
BACKGROUND Eosinophilic oesophagitis (EoE) is characterized by the presence of eosinophils in oesophageal mucosa. Other inflammatory cells, mainly lymphocytes, dendritic cells, and mast cells may also play an important role in this disease. The aim of this study is to compare the inflammatory pattern of the mucosa between EoE and gastro-oesophageal reflux(More)
It is well documented that antiphospholipid antibodies are increased in patients with HIV-1 infection and these are most commonly seen in those with Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia. Therefore it has been proposed that this could be the cause of its presence. Recently, P. jirovecii subclinical infection has been described in non-immunodeficient patients. We(More)
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