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No Benefit of Oral Diclofenac on Post-Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Pancreatitis
BackgroundPancreatitis following endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is a serious complication. Rectal diclofenac (100 mg) has been shown to reduce the incidence of pancreatitis;Expand
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So-called carcinosarcoma of the duodenum with a chondrosarcomatous component
Abstract Carcinosarcoma is a biphasic malignant tumor consisting of both carcinomatous and sarcomatous components, and its occurrence in the duodenum is very rare. In the present report, we describeExpand
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The spontaneous clearance of hepatitis E virus (HEV) and emergence of HEV antibodies in a transfusion-transmitted chronic hepatitis E case after completion of chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukemia
A 64-year-old woman was infected with hepatitis E virus (HEV) during chemotherapy for leukemia. By retrospective analyses of stored serum from the blood products and the patient, the source of theExpand
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[Acute obstructive suppurative pancreatic ductitis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in a patient with carcinoma of the pancreatic head:a case report].
An 85-year-old woman with jaundice was referred to our hospital where she was diagnosed with obstructive jaundice due to carcinoma of the pancreatic head based on blood tests and abdominal computedExpand
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A case of a stomach gastrointestinal stromal tumor with extremely predominant cystic formation
A 79-year-old male was referred to the hospital with a history of abdominal discomfort. Abdominal computed tomography revealed a cystic tumor with irregular wall thickness, approximately 50 mm inExpand
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In vitro susceptibility of Escherichia coli O157 to several antimicrobial agents.
We evaluated the antimicrobial susceptibility of six strains of Escherichia coli O157 (E. coli O157) isolated from patients in Yamaguchi Prefecture between June and July, 1996. Seven antimicrobialExpand
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Neuroendocrine tumor G3: a pancreatic well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumor with a high proliferative rate
A 68-year-old man was referred to our hospital because of left upper quadrant pain. Contrast enhanced computed tomography showed a low density mass with delayed contrast effects as well asExpand
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Primary liver tumor associated with Werner syndrome (adult progeria)
A 57‐year‐old woman was admitted to our hospital with characteristic aging of the face and thin body. Before admission, she had been treated for diabetes mellitus type 2 and had undergone amputationExpand
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[Clinical features of acute acalculous cholecystits-nosocomial manner and community-acquired manner].
To clarify the clinical features of acute acalculous cholecystitis (AAC), we reviewed 113 cases of AAC experienced from January, 2000 to December, 2007 in regard to patient background, etiology,Expand
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A case of a resectable single hepatic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma with characteristic imaging by ADC map
A 47-year-old woman with a single-nodule hepatic tumor was referred to our hospital. She had no symptoms. The tumor was located at the surface of the right lobe of the liver; it showed peripheral lowExpand
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