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Gluten induces an intestinal cytokine response strongly dominated by interferon gamma in patients with celiac disease.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Celiac disease appears to be a T cell-mediated enteropathy induced by gluten in genetically predisposed individuals. Duodenal biopsy specimens from patients with celiac disease andExpand
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Duodenal adenomatosis in familial adenomatous polyposis
Background: The prevalence of duodenal carcinoma is much higher in familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) than in the background population, and duodenal adenomatosis is found in most polyposisExpand
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Cholangiocarcinoma in Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis: Risk Factors and Clinical Presentation
Background: Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) confers a high risk of cholangiocarcinoma (CC) development. Since patients at risk of CC may be selected for early liver transplantation, it is aExpand
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Gliadin-specific, HLA-DQ(alpha 1*0501,beta 1*0201) restricted T cells isolated from the small intestinal mucosa of celiac disease patients
Celiac disease (CD) is most probably an immunological disease, precipitated in susceptible individuals by ingestion of wheat gliadin and related proteins from other cereals. The disease shows aExpand
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Relationship of inflammatory bowel disease and primary sclerosing cholangitis.
There is a strong association between PSC and IBD. PSC is the most common hepatobiliary lesion seen in association with IBD. Whether there are two subsets of PSC, one associated with IBD and oneExpand
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Features of autoimmune hepatitis in primary sclerosing cholangitis: An evaluation of 114 primary sclerosing cholangitis patients according to a scoring system for the diagnosis of autoimmune hepatitis
Overlapping features between primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC and autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) have previously been noted. To assess systematically similarities between these disorders, we haveExpand
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Patients with small duct primary sclerosing cholangitis have a favourable long term prognosis
Background: Patients with cholestatic liver function tests and histological features of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) but a normal cholangiogram are considered to have small duct PSC. TheExpand
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Sclerosing cholangitis in ulcerative colitis.
In a 5-year period 48 (14%) of 336 patients with ulcerative colitis were found to have hepatobiliary disease. The bile ducts were examined in 35 of these patients, and optimal visualization of bothExpand
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Villous, hypermucinous mucosa in long standing ulcerative colitis shows high frequency of K-rasmutations
BACKGROUND K-rasmutation is one of the first genetic alterations in classical colorectal carcinogenesis. AIMS To investigate the role of K-ras mutations in carcinogenesis, in long standing ulcerativeExpand
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Duodenal bile acids after a test meal.
  • O. Fausa
  • Medicine
  • Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology
  • 1974
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