Gastroenterology Research

Frequency: Bimonthly
Journal Access: Open Access
Editor-in-Chief: Xiuli Liu, MD, PhD, Professor, University of Florida, USA
ISSN-print: 1918-2805
ISSN-online: 1918-2813
Journal scope: Basic research and clinical practice of gastroenterology, hepatology, pancreas and biliary, alimentary metabolism, nutrition, oncology and related fields.
Indexed and covered: PubMed and PubMed Central;
Chemical Abstracts (CA); JournalTOCs; Google Scholar; Worldcat; EBSCO; Thomson Reuters Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI-Web of Science).
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Highlights

  • Body Mass Index Is Associated With Mucosal Disease in Crohn’s: Results of a Case-Control Study

    Recent studies have suggested that increased body mass index (BMI) may have an adverse effect on treatment outcomes and natural history in Crohn’s disease (CD).

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  • Clinical and Sociodemographic Aspects of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients

    In Brazil, there are few epidemiological studies available about the demographic and clinical aspects of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

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  • A Lumpy Bumpy Liver

    A 40-year-old male patient presented with distension of abdomen since last 4 years. The distension was progressive and more in upper abdomen.

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  • Association of the Nonalcoholic Hepatic Steatosis and Its Degrees With the Values of Liver Enzymes and Homeostasis Model Assessment-Insulin Resistance Index

    Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is among the most common chronic diseases of the modern world with a wide variety of factors including genetic, environmental and metabolic.

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  • Slower Fibrosis Progression Among Liver Transplant Recipients With Sustained Virological Response After Hepatitis C Treatment

    The natural course of hepatic fibrosis in HCV allograft recipients with sustained virological response (SVR) after anti-HCV therapy remains debatable.

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Efficacy of Video Capsule Endoscopy in the Management of Suspected Small Bowel Bleeding in Patients With Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices
Continuous flow left ventricular assist device (CF-LVAD) patients have a high prevalence of gastrointestinal bleeding from the small bowel. Video capsule endoscopy (VCE) is often used for diagnosis in these patients, but efficacy has yet to be determined. In this study, we evaluated the efficacy of VCE in the management of CF-LVAD patients with suspected small bowel bleeding by comparing to a non-VCE CF-LVAD control group.
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Africa and Middle East: An Attempt to Predict the Present and Future Implications on the Healthcare System
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) encompasses a group of hepatic diseases that range in severity. NAFLD is increasingly recognized as an epidemic among different populations, including those in Africa and the Middle East. The objective of this narrative review is to document the prevalence of and risk factors for NAFLD in Africa and the Middle East and the potential implications on the healthcare systems. Full Text


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Eosinophilic Colitis Masquerading as Malignancy of Colon
Eosinophilic colitis (EC) is a rare part of spectrum of diseases called eosinophilic gastrointestinal disease (EGID). It was found to have bimodal distribution involving neonates and adults in age groups of 30 - 50 with male preponderance. We present this case of a 78-year-old woman who came to the hospital with abdominal pain, hematochezia and unintentional weight loss, and was found to have EC. This case was very unique given the age at presentation and the radiological findings mimicking malignancy. Full Text

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Vol. 10, No. 5, Oct 2017

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Africa and Middle East: An Attempt to Predict the Present and Future Implications on the Healthcare System Abstract HTML PDF
Mohamed H. Ahmed, Sufian K. Noor, Sarra O. Bushara, Nazik Elmalaika Husain, Wadie M. Elmadhoun, Ibrahim A. Ginawi, Meissa M. Osman, Abdalhafeez O. Mahmoud, Ahmed O. Almobarak 271-279
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr913w

Original Article

Efficacy of Video Capsule Endoscopy in the Management of Suspected Small Bowel Bleeding in Patients With Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices Abstract HTML PDF
Thomas A. Zikos, Jennifer Pan, Berkeley Limketkai, Dipanjan Banerjee, Nielsen Fernandez-Becker 280-287
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr908w
Proton Pump Inhibitor Use Is Associated With an Increased Frequency of Hospitalization in Patients With Cystic Fibrosis Abstract HTML PDF
Fares Ayoub, Jorge Lascano, Giuseppe Morelli 288-293
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr917w
Risk Factors for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in Saudi Arabia Abstract HTML PDF
Ali Mesfer Alkhathami, Abdulrahman Ahmad Alzahrani, Mohammed Abdullah Alzhrani, Obaidallah Buraykan Alsuwat, Mohammad Eid Mahmoud Mahfouz 294-300
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr906w
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Associated With Anxiety: Efficacy and Safety of Fixed Dose Combination of Amitriptyline and Pantoprazole Abstract HTML PDF
Arif A. Faruqui 301-304
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr898e
Demographic, Endoscopic and Histopathologic Features Among Stool H. pylori Positive and Stool H. pylori Negative Patients With Dyspepsia Abstract HTML PDF
Mohamed Hassan Emara, Rasha Ibrahim Salama, Amira Amin Salem 305-310
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr886w

Case Report

Concurrent Primary Gastric and Pulmonary Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma: A Case Report and Literature Review Abstract HTML PDF
Ahmed Dirweesh, Sumera Bukhari, Chikezie Alvarez, Muhammad Khan, Cheryl Rimmer, Robert Shmuts 311-314
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr860w
Pharmacobezoar: An Unusual Cause of Large Bowel Obstruction Abstract HTML PDF
Rishitha Yelisetti, Areig Awad, Bushra Ambreen, Ritika Zijoo, Sara Wallach 315-317
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr871w
A Fatal Case of Intra-Abdominal Hemorrhage Following Diagnostic Blind Percutaneous Liver Biopsy in a Patient With Peliosis Hepatis Abstract HTML PDF
Saptarshi Biswas, Shekhar Gogna, Prem Patel 318-321
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr873e
Large Dermoid Cyst Presenting as Recurrent Pancreatitis Abstract HTML PDF
Emmanuel Ofori, Daryl Ramai, Denzil Etienne, Madhavi Reddy, Ghulamullah Shahzad 322-324
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr876w
Eosinophilic Colitis Masquerading as Malignancy of Colon Abstract HTML PDF
Tagore Sunkara, Arash Samarghandi, Sriharsha Dadana, Vinaya Gaduputi 325-327
doi: https://doi.org/10.14740/gr878w
 
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