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Patient Factors Predictive of Inadequate Bowel Preparation Using Polyethylene Glycol: A Prospective Study in Korea
Background Inadequate bowel preparation is important because it can result in missed lesions, cancelled procedures, increased procedural time, and a potential increase in complication rates. ThisExpand
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[Gastritis cystica profunda accompanied by multiple early gastric cancers].
Gastritis cystica profunda (GCP) is a rare disease which shows multiple cystic gastric glands within the submucosa of the stomach. GCP lesions mainly develop at the site of gastroenterostomy andExpand
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Causes of Bad Profit in Overseas Construction Projects
International construction projects do not necessarily produce a high level of profit, as opposed to what is generally expected of high-risk international attempts. Overseas construction projectsExpand
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The epidemiology of hepatocellular cancer: from the perspectives of public health problem to tumor biology
The epidemiology of hepatocellular cancer (HCC) can be viewed from several important perspectives. The conventional perspective includes the overall public health impact of HCC, which is increasingExpand
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Lack of difference among terlipressin, somatostatin, and octreotide in the control of acute gastroesophageal variceal hemorrhage
Vasoactive drugs are recommended to be started as soon as possible in suspected variceal bleeding, even before diagnostic endoscopy. However, it is still unclear whether the therapeutic efficacies ofExpand
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Expression of perilipin and adipophilin in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; relevance to oxidative injury and hepatocyte ballooning.
AIMS Perilipin and adipophilin, PAT family proteins, play important roles in lipid metabolism. Although nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is initiated by hepatocyte lipidation, little is knownExpand
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Optimal induction of HPV DNA vaccine-induced CD8+ T cell responses and therapeutic antitumor effect by antigen engineering and electroporation.
Since human papillomavirus (HPV) E6 and E7 are promising tumor antigens, we engineered E6 and E7 antigens to generate an optimal HPV DNA vaccine by codon optimization (Co), fusion of E6 and E7,Expand
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Clinical Features and Prognosis of Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis in Korean Patients with Liver Cirrhosis: A Multicenter Retrospective Study
Background/Aims Although early recognition and treatment with effective antibiotics have lead to improvements in the prognosis of patients with spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP), it remains toExpand
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Adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation at the Asan Medical Center, Korea.
Between February 1997 and December 2001, 311 adult-to-adult living donor liver transplants (A-A LDLTs) were performed at the Asan Medical Center for patients above 20 years of age. Indications forExpand
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Current status of liver disease in Korea: nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
  • S. Park
  • Medicine
  • The Korean journal of hepatology
  • 1 December 2009
Recently, obesity (BMI>or=25 kg/m2) and type II diabetes mellitus have reached epidemic proportions in Korea, and rates of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are between 10% and 25% of theExpand
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