Hua-hong Wang

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The association between primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) and autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) is uncommon; only fourteen such case reports have been described. In this report, three patients who developed AIHA on the basis of PBC underwent successful therapy with corticosteroids and ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA). Patient 3 was more complicated, suffering(More)
OBJECTIVE Duodenogastric reflux (DGR) is an important factor causing gastric mucosal damage, but whether short-term DGR cause gastric damage and its characteristics remain unclear. The aim of the study is to investigate the damage of gastric mucosa and its characteristics due to short-term DGR in a rat model. METHODS Healthy, male SD rats were divided(More)
OBJECTIVE To observe the therapeutic effect and safety of Qianggan Capsule (QGC) in treating non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), using polyene phosphatidylcholine capsule (PPC) as a reference. METHODS Eighty-eight patients with NAFLD were randomly assigned to two groups, 45 in the treatment group treated with QGC and 43 in the control group treated(More)
BACKGROUND Good's syndrome (GS) is a rare disease characterized by thymoma, hypogammaglobulinemia, low or absent B-cells, decreased T-cells, an inverted CD4+/CD8+ T-cell ratio and reduced T-cell mitogen proliferative responses. GS is difficult to diagnose preoperatively due to its rarity and lack of typical symptoms, the characteristics of Chinese GS(More)
OBJECTIVE To explore the efficacies of live combined Bacillus subtilis (B. subtilis) and Enterococcus faecium (E. faecium) capsules plus lactulose in the treatment of functional constipation. METHODS A total of 216 patients fulfilling the diagnostic criteria of functional constipation (slow transit pattern) were randomly enrolled from 9 participating(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the clinical and pathological features of benign ileocecal ulcerative lesions proven by ileo-colonoscopy. METHODS The clinical data of 31 patients, 17 males and 14 females, aged (47 +/- 17) (17 - 76) with distal ileal ulcers and/or ulcers of ileocecal valve, > or = 2 mm in diameter, confirmed by colonoscopy were analyzed. (More)
OBJECTIVE To study the relationship of Helicobacter pylori, lower esophageal sphincter pressure and gastrin in gastroesophageal reflux disease, to evaluate the effect of Helicobacter pylori on gastroesophageal reflux disease. METHODS 20 patients were underwent 24-hour ambulatory esophageal pH monitoring to confirm the diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess the expression of TNFα, IL-1β and the serotonin transporter (SERT) in adult rats of chronic visceral hypersensitivity induced by colon irritation during postnatal development, and to provide evidence to clarify the complex relationship between inflammatory cytokines and SERT among visceral hypersensitivity. METHODS Sixteen neonatal(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of changed ratio of polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) on dextran sulfate sodium (DSS)-induced colitis in mice. METHODS Thirty-two male BALB/c mice were randomly divided into two groups: control group and PUFA group, PUFA group was continuously divided into 3 sub-groups: PUFA ω-3/ω-6 1:3 group, PUFA ω-3/ω-6 1:15 group(More)
A 59-year-old man experienced epigastric pain and an upper gastrointestinal endoscopy revealed a bulging lesio n 0.5×0.6cm in size in the middle esophagus. EUS showed a homogenous hypoechoic lesion, which interrupted the five layers structure of esophageal wall. Biopsies revealed epithelioid granuloma with central caseous necrosis and several acid-fast(More)