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Diagnostic yield of advanced colorectal neoplasia at colonoscopy, according to indications: an investigation from the Korean Association for the Study of Intestinal Diseases (KASID).
TLDR
Age, gender, and referral for Colonoscopy from primary care physician constituted important independent predictors of advanced CRN in patients undergoing colonoscopy in patients facing advanced colorectal cancer.
Clinical significance of small colorectal adenoma less than 10 mm: the KASID study.
TLDR
In cases of small colorectal adenomas, measuring between 6 and 9 mm, the prevalence of cancer was at least as high as that seen in the cases of colore CT scans measuring between 10 and 19 mm, and should not be ignored.
Complete single-stage management of left colon cancer obstruction with a new device
TLDR
The new device enabled safe, simple, and time-saving, single-stage surgical management of left colon cancer obstruction, and the ability to perform on-table colonoscopy enabled treatment and recognition of synchronous bowel pathology.
[Two cases of metronidazole-induced encephalopathy].
TLDR
Two cases of metronidazole-induced encephalopathy in patients with liver cirrhosis caused by chronic hepatitis B, which were diagnosed by brain MRI and MR spectroscopy are experienced.
A Case of Biliary Cystadenocarcinoma
TLDR
A case of biliary cystadenocarcinoma is reported in a 63-year-old man with a review of the literature, and common presenting symptoms include an abdominal mass, local pain, nausea, jaundice, fever or occasional ascites.
[Clinical characteristics of pancreatic cancer according to the presence of diabetes mellitus].
TLDR
Pancreatic cancer should be suspected in patients with recent onset diabetes, especially in patients without family history of diabetes and with type of non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM).
[Clinical significance of Klebsiella pneumoniae in liver abscess].
  • S. Lim, Eun Ju Lee, M. Chung
  • Medicine, Biology
    The Korean journal of gastroenterology = Taehan…
  • 1 September 2003
TLDR
K. pneumoniae has emerged as an important infectious disease with new clinical significance in patients with alcoholics or diabetes millitus and should be considered first as a cause of liver abscess, according to clinicians.
A Case of Primary Intestinal Lymphangiectasia
TLDR
A 26-year-old male patient who had an 8 years history of recurrent peripheral edema with diarrhea and hypoproteinemia was evaluated, showing significant activity accumulating in the gastrointestinal tract to represent 99mTc-HSA leakage into the bowel lumen, and a diagnosis of protein losing enteropathy and intestinal lymphangiectasia could be made.
[Is the invasive approach for all the upper gastrointestinal mesenchymal tumors necessary?].
TLDR
The invasive approach for every esophageal submucosal tumor is not necessary unless the size is very large, because most of them are benign in nature, however, the gastric submukosal tumor with more than 1 cm in diameter should be carefully and regularly followed up or biopsied because it cannot be assumed to be benign for any GIST more than1 cm in size at the present time, safely.
Solid state lasers for photodynamic therapy of malignant neoplasm
TLDR
The results show the possibility of using all solid state lasers with wavelength of 608 nm for PDT and the intracavity transformation of the Nd:YAP main radiation 1079 nm was Raman converted in barium nitrate crystal, and the Stokes frequency was doubled using KTP or RTA crystals.
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