1. Abstract 1.1. Background: Hypervolemic hyponatremia is seen in nearly half of the patients with cirrhosis. There is a scarcity of data correlating hyponatremia with either liver/renal function markers or mortality in patients with decompensated cirrhosis. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.47829/JJGH.2021.7302
Month: September 2021
1. Abstract 1.1. Introduction: Plexiform Fibromyxoma (PF), also known as plexiform angiomyxoid myofibroblastic tumour (PAMT) is a rare mesenchymal myxoid tumour originating in different areas of the digestive system. Symptoms and signs are usually elusive: the most common are abdominal discomfort, dyspepsia, nausea and gastrointestinal bleeding with anemia and hematemesis. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.47829/JJGH.2021.7301
1. Abstract 1.1. Background and Objectives: Esophagheal cancer is one of the deadliest cancers, because in addition to its high prevalence, mortality rate is also high and puts it at the sixth place in terms of mortality. The most commonly used treatment in these patients is surgery. People with tumors in higher stages may also …
1. Abstract Caroli Disease (CD) or caroli syndrome is a rare congenital liver disease characterized by non-obstructive cystic dilatations of the intra-hepatic and rarely extra-hepatic bile ducts.
1. Abstract Bleeding from ruptured esophageal varices is a fatal complication in patients with portal hypertension. Early rebleeding occurs frequently in the first few weeks after ligation.
1. Abstract Syphilis is a chronic bacterial infection caused by Treponema pallidum. Syphilitic lesions may coexist with other sexually transmitted diseases, and their endoscopic features often overlap with those of inflammatory bowel disease, other infection types, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug enteropathy.
1. Abstract Background and aims: Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is a chronic destructive disease. A great proportion of IBD patients receive their management by non-specialists.
1. Abstract 1.1. Aim: Hereditary hemoglobinopathy can cause individuals to absorb too much iron from their diet. Higher tissue iron levels, below the threshold of toxicity, can enhance oxygen transport capacity and provide a competitive advantage.
1. Abstract 1.1. Aim: COVID-19 pandemia has a significant negative influence on liver transplantation. The transplantation centers has used different managment protocols to overcome this public health concern. Data about COVID-19 in liver transplant recipients bases on limited availability of studies. We reported herein our institutional experience to contribute collecting data to achieve more precise …
1. Abstract 1.1. Aims: Percutaneous transhepatic biliary stenting (PTBS) can be associated with adverse events (AEs) of different severities. AEs might be assessed by a standardized AE severity grading system. The aim of this study was to compare the severity of adverse events in the 30-day interval after PTBS as a one- or two-stage procedure …
Adverse Event Severity Grading System Applied to Percutaneous Transhepatic Biliary Metal Stenting as A One- or Two-Stage Procedure in Patients with Unresectable Malignant Extrahepatic Bile Duct Obstruction Read More »