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Prospective multicentre clinical study on inter- and intrapatient genetic variability for antimicrobial resistance of Helicobacter pylori.
OBJECTIVES We report on a large prospective, multicentre clinical investigation on inter- and intrapatient genetic variability for antimicrobial resistance of Helicobacter pylori. METHODSExpand
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D-lactic acidosis - case report and review of the literature.
D-lactic acidosis is a rare complication that occurs mainly in patients with malabsorption due to a surgically altered gastrointestinal tract anatomy, namely in short bowel syndrome or afterExpand
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Combined restorative proctocolectomy and pancreaticoduodenectomy for familial adenomatous polyposis.
This is a case report on FAP in a 41-year-old woman in which preoperative examination showed a giant tubulovillous adenoma of the descending duodenum surrounding the papilla of Vater, in addition toExpand
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Photodynamic therapy with polyhematoporphyrin for malignant biliary obstruction: A nationwide retrospective study of 150 consecutive applications
Background Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a palliative treatment for malignant biliary obstruction. Objective The objective of this article is to assess the feasibility and safety of this technique.Expand
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A multicenter prospective study on the diagnostic performance of a new liquid rapid urease test for the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection
AbstractBackgroundHelicobacter pylori (H. pylori) causes a diversity of gastric diseases. Rapid urease tests (RUT) are well established for the point-of-care, invasive diagnosis of H. pyloriExpand
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Opportunistic streptococcal gastritis in a patient with ulcerative colitis mimicking gastric involvement by inflammatory bowel disease.
To the Editor: Opportunistic infections are infections caused by organisms that take advantage of compromised host immunity. In patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) they may be linked toExpand
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Pyloric gland adenoma arising in gastric heterotopia within the duodenal bulb.
which mainly occurs within the stomach. Rarely, the tumor has been documented to originate from the duodenum and from other extragastric sites [1–4]. A 69-year-old woman underwent upper endoscopy forExpand
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[Adalimumab for the treatment of Crohn's disease - consensus paper of the Working Group "chronic inflammatory bowel diseases" of the Austrian Society for Gastroenterology and Hepatology].
The advent of anti-TNF alpha antibodies has clearly improved the outcome of patients with Crohn's disease. With adalimumab, the first fully human, monoclonal anti-TNF alpha antibody, which can beExpand
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