Teresa H Huber

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We describe the clinicopathological features of six patients, two with rheumatoid arthritis and four with osteoarthritis, in whom intake of sustained-release diclofenac for one or more years was associated with ulceration and or stricture of the ascending colon. All were referred for further evaluation of anemia and changes in bowel habits. Three had(More)
The effect of ranitidine and cisapride on acid reflux and oesophageal motility was investigated in 18 patients with endoscopically verified erosive reflux oesophagitis. Each patient was treated with placebo, ranitidine (150 mg twice daily), and ranitidine (150 mg twice daily) plus cisapride (20 mg twice daily) in a double blind, double dummy, within(More)
Adverse effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs can occur throughout the whole gastrointestinal tract. Recently, several cases of "diaphragmlike" thin ileal strictures have been reported. These strictures seem to result from nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug-induced inflammatory changes and apparently represent a newly recognized nosological entity.(More)
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