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Comparison of the methods for tumor response assessment in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma undergoing transarterial chemoembolization.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Recently, new methods, including the concept of viable enhancing tumor such as EASL and mRECIST, have been proposed for substitution of the conventional WHO and RECIST criteria inExpand
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An Asia-Pacific, double blind, placebo controlled, randomised study to evaluate the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of tegaserod in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
Background: Tegaserod has been shown to be an effective therapy for the multiple symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in Western populations. However, little information is available regardingExpand
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Asian Consensus Report on Functional Dyspepsia
Background/Aims Environmental factors such as food, lifestyle and prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection are widely different in Asian countries compared to the West, and physiological functionsExpand
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Prevalence of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Symptoms and Uninvestigated Dyspepsia in Korea: A Population-Based Study
Various reports on the prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and uninvestigated dyspepsia have been conducted in Western countries. We sought to determine the frequency of GERDExpand
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Asian consensus on irritable bowel syndrome
Background and Aims:  Many of the ideas on irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are derived from studies conducted in Western societies. Their relevance to Asian societies has not been critically examined.Expand
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[The relationship between hepatitis B virus infection and the incidence of pancreatic cancer: a retrospective case-control study].
BACKGROUND/AIMS An association between past history of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and pancreatic cancer (PC) has recently been reported. We investigated whether HBV and hepatitis C virus (HCV)Expand
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[Expression of MUC3, MUC5AC, MUC6 and epidermal growth factor receptor in gallbladder epithelium according to gallstone composition].
  • H. Kim, J. Kim, +9 authors C. H. Lee
  • Medicine
  • The Korean journal of gastroenterology = Taehan…
  • 1 October 2003
BACKGROUND/AIMS Gallbladder (GB) mucin is one of the key factors in the gallstone formation. However, there is little information about the diversity of mucin secretion according to the stoneExpand
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Durability of Antiviral Response in HBeAg-Positive Chronic Hepatitis B Patients Who Maintained Virologic Response for One Year After Lamivudine Discontinuation
The purpose of this study is to determine the long-term relapse rate and associated risk factors in HBeAg-positive chronic hepatitis B (CHB) patients who had maintained virologic response (VR) for 1Expand
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Jejunal sensorimotor dysfunction in irritable bowel syndrome: clinical and psychosocial features.
BACKGROUND & AIMS The interrelationships between enteric hypersensitivity, dysmotility, and psychosocial factors in the pathogenesis of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are poorly understood. The aimsExpand
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Fructose-sorbitol malabsorption and symptom provocation in irritable bowel syndrome: relationship to enteric hypersensitivity and dysmotility.
BACKGROUND Fructose-sorbitol (F-S) mixtures can provoke symptoms in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients, and a proportion of IBS patients also have enteric hypersensitivity to distension. WeExpand
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