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Saccharomyces boulardii in Maintenance Treatment of Crohn’s Disease
The possible role of Saccharomyces boulardii, a nonpathogenic yeast with beneficial effects on the human intestine, in the maintenance treatment of Crohn’s disease has been evaluated. Thirty-twoExpand
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Complications of diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP: a prospective multicenter study.
Abstract OBJECTIVES: Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP/ES) can be associated with unforeseeable complications, especially when involving postproceduralExpand
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Complications of diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP: a prospective multicenter study
OBJECTIVES:Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP/ES) can be associated with unforeseeable complications, especially when involving postproceduralExpand
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Prophylaxis of post-ERCP pancreatitis: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline - updated June 2014.
This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). It addresses the prophylaxis of post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (post-ERCP)Expand
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Risk Factors for Post-ERCP Pancreatitis in High- and Low-Volume Centers and Among Expert and Non-Expert Operators: A Prospective Multicenter Study
OBJECTIVES:Prospective studies have identified a number of patient- and procedure-related independent risk factors for post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) pancreatitis, withExpand
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Idiopathic recurrent pancreatitis: long-term results after ERCP, endoscopic sphincterotomy, or ursodeoxycholic acid treatment
OBJECTIVE:In about 30% of cases, the etiology of acute recurrent pancreatitis remains unexplained, and the term “idiopathic” is currently used to define such disease. We aimed to evaluate theExpand
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Long-term efficacy of transoral incisionless fundoplication with Esophyx (Tif 2.0) and factors affecting outcomes in GERD patients followed for up to 6 years: a prospective single-center study
AbstractBackgroundTransoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF) with the EsophyX™ device creates an antireflux valve with good functional results in patients with gastro-esophageal reflux diseaseExpand
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Acute recurrent pancreatitis: Etiopathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment.
  • P. Testoni
  • Medicine
  • World journal of gastroenterology
  • 7 December 2014
Acute recurrent pancreatitis (ARP) refers to a clinical entity characterized by episodes of acute pancreatitis which occurs on more than one occasion. Recurrence of pancreatitis generally occurs in aExpand
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Transoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF 2.0) with EsophyX for gastroesophageal reflux disease: long-term results and findings affecting outcome
IntroductionTransoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF) with the EsophyX™ device is reported to be effective for creating a continent gastroesophageal valve and for good functional results, asExpand
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Papillary cannulation and sphincterotomy techniques at ERCP: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Clinical Guideline.
This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). It provides practical advice on how to achieve successful cannulation and sphincterotomy atExpand
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