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The effect of Helicobacter pylori eradication on insulin resistance and HbA1c level in people with normal glucose levels: a prospective study.
BACKGROUND AND AIM Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection is reported to be associated with various extragastrointestinal conditions such as insulin resistance, diabetes mellitus and metabolicExpand
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Association between Helicobacter pylori and liver-to-spleen ratio: a randomized-controlled single-blind study
Background and aim Helicobacter pylori infection is reported to be associated with some extragastrointestinal manifestations, such as hematological diseases (thrombocytopenia, anemia), obesity, andExpand
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Severe Legionella pneumophila pneumonia following infliximab therapy in a patient with Crohn's disease
Background: Immunosuppressive therapy with anti‐TNF‐α antibodies is effective in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). However, there is an increased risk for infections associated withExpand
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Brain metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma: A case report and review of the literature.
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the most frequent malignancies in the world. It is more common in far eastern countries and relatively rare in the United States and western EuropeanExpand
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C-reactive protein and monitoring the activity of Crohn’s disease
Biological treatments (anti-tumor necrosis factor-α antibody, mitogen-activated protein kinase inhibitors) and azathioprine given to patients with Crohn’s disease (CD) provide the opportunity forExpand
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The Efficacy of Two‐Week Quadruple First‐Line Therapy with Bismuth, Lansoprazole, Amoxicillin, Clarithromycin on Helicobacter pylori Eradication: A Prospective Study
To document the efficacy and tolerability of 14‐day bismuth–lansoprazole–amoxicillin–clarithromycin (BLAC) regimen for Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) eradication as a first‐line therapy.
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Pulmonary function tests, high-resolution computed tomography findings and inflammatory bowel disease.
AIM The association between inflammatory bowel disease and pulmonary involvement has not been clearly established. The aim of this prospective study was to define the features of pulmonary functionExpand
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Venous complications after orthotopic liver transplantation.
We report venous complications, including portal vein and hepatic vein stenoses, that required interventional radiological treatment in three pediatric and two adult living related liver transplantExpand
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Primary anorectal malignant melanoma: two case reports and review of the literature.
Anorectal melanoma is a very rare tumor with poor prognosis because of delay in diagnosis. It is often mistaken for benign conditions such as hemorrhoids or rectal polyps. Surgical treatment rangesExpand
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Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio as a sensitive marker in diagnosis of celiac disease
Celiac disease (CD) is a small intestinal mucosal disease leading to malabsorbtion due to inflammatory reaction to gluten [1-4]. CD has a prevelance of approximately 1% of the population. But, it isExpand
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