Volume 7

The Role of Mutations on Gene PKHD1 in Caroli Syndrome

Review Article

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.

Predictors of Early Rebleeding After Ligation of Esophageal Varices

Research Article

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.

Syphylitic Proctitis with Human HIV Mimicking Ulcerative Colitis: A Case Report

Case Report

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.

Egyptian Physicians Attitude Toward the Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Research Article

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.

Endurance Performance in Competitive Elite Female Athletes 18-25 Years Old with The HFF Genotype

Research Article

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.

Predictive Value of F-SIRI in Prognosis of Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma after Radical Hepatectomy

Research Article

1. Abstract

1.1. Background: Objective to evaluate the predictive value of preoperative fibrinogen and systemic inflammatory response index (F-SIRI) in the prognosis of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after radical hepatectomy.

Outcomes of COVID-19 in Liver Transplant Recipients: A Single Center Experience

Research Article

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 conclusions.

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

Research Article

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 in patients with nonresectable malignant extrahepatic bile duct obstruction.

DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.47829/JJGH.2021.7101

Differential Diagnosis of Clinical, Imaging and Pathological Features Between Focal Nodular Hyperplasia and Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Research Article

1. Abstract

1.1. Objective: To study the clinical, endoscopic and pathological features of Focal Nodular Hyperplasia (FNH) and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in order to provide basis for differential diagnosis of FNH and HCC.

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Chronic Kidney Disease After Liver Transplantation: Outcomes in The Main Transplant Center of Peru

Research Article

1. Abstract

1.1. Background: Chronic kidney disease is one of the most significant complications after liver transplant.