Gastroenterology Research

Weibiao Cao, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA

Frequency: Bimonthly
Journal Access: Open Access
ISSN-print: 1918-2805
ISSN-online: 1918-2813
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  • Molecular Classification of Gastric Adenocarcinoma

    As one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths, gastric cancer (GC) has gained more and more attention. Although most GCs are adenocarcinomas, they have considerable heterogeneity among patients. Thus, appropriate classification and individualized treatment of GCs is essential.

  • 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).

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.




Diagnosis of Liver Neoplasms by Computational and Statistical Image Analysis
Distinguishing well-differentiated hepatocellular carcinoma (WD-HCC), hepatocellular adenoma (HA) and non-neoplastic liver tissue (NNLT) solely on morphology is often challenging. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the use of computational image analysis to distinguish WD-HCC, HA and NNLT.
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Diagnosis and Treatment of Genetic HFE-Hemochromatosis: The Danish Aspect
This paper outlines the Danish aspects of HFE-hemochromatosis, which is the most frequent genetic predisposition to iron overload in the five million ethnic Danes; more than 20,000 people are homozygous for the C282Y mutation and more than 500,000 people are compound heterozygous or heterozygous for the HFE-mutations. Full Text

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Spontaneous Perforation of an Acalculous Hydropic Gallbladder in a Diabetic Patient With Neuropathy: An Underdiagnosed Entity
Gallbladder hydrops (HGB) is often under-diagnosed due to the various diagnostic criteria used throughout the globe. It can be described as a progressive increase in the volume of the gallbladder in the absence of inflammation, or bacterial infection. Full Text

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Vol. 13, No. 1, Feb 2020

Table of Contents


Colon Cancer: A Clinician’s Perspective in 2019 Abstract HTML PDF
Monjur Ahmed 1-10

Original Article

Risk Factors for Liver Cirrhosis-Related Readmissions in the Largest Ethnic Minority in United States Abstract HTML PDF
Harish Patel, Bhavna Balar, Maheswara Irigela, Vamshidhar Vootla, Chaitanya Chandrala, Hafiz Hashmi, Molham Abdulsamad, Jasbir Makker 11-18
The Impact of Hospital Teaching Status on Colonoscopy Perforation Risk: A National Inpatient Sample Study Abstract HTML PDF
Mowyad Khalid, Mazin Khalid, Vijay Gayam, Ahmed Yeddi, Omeralfaroug Adam, Sandipan Chakraborty, Mohamed Abdallah, Ahmad Abu-Heija, Zaid Kaloti, Osama Mukhtar, Hammam Shereef, Stephanie Judd 19-24
Splanchnic Venous Thrombosis in Acute Pancreatitis: Does Anticoagulation Affect Outcome? Abstract HTML PDF
Parmeshwar Ramesh Junare, Suhas Udgirkar, Sujit Nair, Prasanta Debnath, Shubham Jain, Ammar Modi, Pravin Rathi, Siddhesh Rane, Qais Contractor 25-31
Histologic Lesions of Porto-Sinusoidal Vascular Disease Following Phlebotomy in Hemochromatosis Abstract HTML PDF
Tony El Jabbour, Kelsey E. McHugh, Deepa T. Patil, Chunlai Zuo, Brandon H. Koo, Sungeun Kim, Hwajeong Lee 32-39

Case Report

Concomitant Acute Hepatic Failure and Renal Failure Induced by Intravenous Amiodarone: A Case Report and Literature Review Abstract HTML PDF
Mujtaba Mohamed, Alsadiq Al-Hillan, Marcus Flores, Christian Kaunzinger, Arman Mushtaq, Arif Asif, Mohammad Hossain 40-43
Esophageal Carcinoma Cuniculatum Diagnosed on Mucosal Biopsies Using a Semiquantitative Histologic Schema: Report of Two Esophagectomy-Confirmed Cases Abstract HTML PDF
Xiuli Liu, Dennis Yang, Xuefeng Zhang, Olusola Oduntan 44-51

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