Spontaneous umbilical fistula in Crohn's disease.


:Spontaneous umbilical fistula developed in two young women with Crohn's disease. This peculiar complication of Crohn's disease has been rarely reported. In view of the complete closure of the fistulas with medical treatment, we recommended conservative medical management, at least initially, in such patients.


J Clin Gastroenterol


Veloso FT,Cardoso V,Fraga J,Carvalho J,Dias LM




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1989-04-01 00:00:00












  • Mesenteric node enlargement as a cause of intestinal variceal hemorrhage in nodular lymphoid hyperplasia.

    abstract::Jejunal varices were a cause of recurrent gastrointestinal hemorrhage in an 18-year-old man with common variable immunodeficiency and nodular lymphoid hyperplasia of the small intestine. Despite numerous procedures, including upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, colonoscopy, arteriography, and exploratory laparotomy no a...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Freiman JS,Gallagher ND

    更新日期:1985-10-01 00:00:00

  • Development of an Ex Vivo Organ Culture Technique to Evaluate Probiotic Utilization in IBD.

    abstract::The consistent technical and conceptual progress in the study of the microbiota has led novel impulse to the research for therapeutical application of probiotic bacteria in human pathologies, such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Considering the heterogenous results of probiotics in clinical studies, the model of ...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Pagnini C,Martorelli M,Lanini C,Delle Fave G

    更新日期:2016-11-01 00:00:00

  • Sociodemographic characteristics, life stressors, and peptic ulcer. A prospective study.

    abstract::The role of psychosocial factors in peptic ulcer remains controversial. We have investigated the relationship between socioeconomic status, concrete stressors, and ulcers in a longitudinally followed, population-based cohort, taking confounding risk factors into account. A total of 6,928 adults completed the Alameda C...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Levenstein S,Kaplan GA,Smith M

    更新日期:1995-10-01 00:00:00

  • Liver disease in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia.

    abstract::Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT), also known as Osler-Weber-Rendu disease, is an hereditary disorder that results in fibrovascular dysplasia with the development of telangiectasias and arteriovenous malformations. It predominantly involves the skin, mucous membranes, viscera, lungs, and brain. Hereditary he...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Larson AM

    更新日期:2003-02-01 00:00:00

  • Gastroesophageal and laryngopharyngeal reflux symptoms correlate with histopathologic inflammation of the upper and lower esophagus.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:The presence of laryngopharyngeal reflux disease is controversial when abnormal sensation of the laryngopharynx is felt without heartburn. GOALS:The aims of this study were to investigate the relationship between abnormal sensation of the laryngopharynx and gastroesophageal reflux, and to elucidate the path...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Wada T,Sasaki M,Kataoka H,Ogasawara N,Kanematsu T,Tanida S,Nojiri S,Ando T,Okochi M,Joh T

    更新日期:2009-03-01 00:00:00

  • Effects of sodium tetradecyl sulfate endoscopic variceal sclerotherapy on the esophagus. A prospective clinical and histopathologic study.

    abstract::A prospective clinical, endoscopic, and histopathologic study of the esophagus was carried out in 24 patients with advanced liver disease who underwent esophageal variceal sclerotherapy (EVS) and who eventually came to autopsy. Patients were arbitrarily divided into three groups: acute (group I), intermediate (group I...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kage M,Korula J,Harada A,Mucientes F,Kanel G,Peters RL

    更新日期:1987-12-01 00:00:00

  • Rates of Duodenal Biopsy During Upper Endoscopy Differ Widely Between Providers: Implications for Diagnosis of Celiac Disease.

    abstract:GOAL:The goal of this study is to determine factors associated with performance of duodenal biopsy during upper endoscopy. BACKGROUND:Celiac disease (CD) prevalence approaches 1% in the United States and Europe, yet CD remains underdiagnosed, in part because of low rates of duodenal biopsy during upper endoscopy. We a...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Pitman M,Sanders DS,Green PHR,Lebwohl B

    更新日期:2019-02-01 00:00:00

  • Sigmoid volvulus in adolescence.

    abstract::Sigmoid volvulus in young adults is rare. It usually presents as chronic recurrent attacks of abdominal pain. The diagnosis is usually delayed because of a low level of suspicion. We present the case of a 17-year-old girl with recurrent episodes of sigmoid volvulus, to illustrate the problem. ...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Krupsky S,Halevy A,Orda R

    更新日期:1987-08-01 00:00:00

  • Progression to cirrhosis in Latinos with chronic hepatitis C: differences in Puerto Ricans with and without human immunodeficiency virus coinfection and along gender.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is prevalent in Latinos. There is some evidence that progression to cirrhosis is more rapid. END POINTS:To calculate time of cirrhosis from time of HCV infection in a large Latino population. Other end points were to assess variables that predict cirrhosis and the effect of...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Rodríguez-Torres M,Ríos-Bedoya CF,Rodríguez-Orengo J,Fernández-Carbia A,Marxuach-Cuétara AM,López-Torres A,Salgado-Mercado R,Bräu N

    更新日期:2006-04-01 00:00:00

  • Endoscopic Management of Pancreatic Fluid Collections.

    abstract::Pancreatic fluid collections (PFCs) may develop due to inflammation secondary to acute and/or chronic pancreatitis, trauma, surgery, or obstruction from solid or cystic neoplasms. PFCs can be drained percutaneously, surgically, or endoscopically with endoscopic ultrasound-guided cyst gastrostomy and/or transpapillary ...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Muniraj T,Jamidar PA,Nealon WH,Aslanian HR

    更新日期:2017-01-01 00:00:00

  • Perforation of small intestine caused by Churg-Strauss syndrome.

    abstract::In Churug-Strauss Syndrome (CSS), gastrointestinal tract (GIT) is an uncommon site of involvement. In addition to review of recent literature, we herein report a case of CSS with unusual involvement of GIT. The patient was being treated for idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome for 2 years; he later developed acute pe...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Sharma MC,Safaya R,Sidhu BS

    更新日期:1996-10-01 00:00:00

  • Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency unmasked because of gastrointestinal bleeding.

    abstract::Ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC) is a mitochondrial-matrix enzyme that catalyzes conversion of ornithine and carbamyl phosphate to citrulline, the second step in the urea cycle. The urea cycle is the most important pathway to detoxification of ammonia in human beings. Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency (OTCD) is th...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Trivedi M,Zafar S,Spalding MJ,Jonnalagadda S

    更新日期:2001-04-01 00:00:00

  • Celecoxib Monotherapy Maintained Small Intestinal Mucosa Better Compared With Loxoprofen Plus Lansoprazole Treatment: A Double-blind, Randomized, Controlled Trial.

    abstract:GOALS:The aim of this study was to compare celecoxib with loxoprofen for protection of small intestine. BACKGROUND:RCT studies report that COX-2 selective inhibitor celecoxib induces fewer small intestinal injuries than nonselective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Loxoprofen is a prodrug nonselective NS...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Fujimori S,Hanada R,Hayashida M,Sakurai T,Ikushima I,Sakamoto C

    更新日期:2016-03-01 00:00:00

  • Gastrointestinal Dysfunction and Neuropathologic Correlations in Parkinson Disease.

    abstract:INTRODUCTION:Recently, an increasing interest to nonmotor symptoms of Parkinson disease (PD) has shown. Gastrointestinal dysfunction is a prominent nonmotor manifestation of PD and precedes motor symptoms for several years. Neuropathologic studies show early accumulation of α-synuclein (α-SYN) in Lewy neurites and Lewy...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Mrabet S,Ben Ali N,Achouri A,Dabbeche R,Najjar T,Haouet S,Belal S

    更新日期:2016-10-01 00:00:00

  • Corrosive ingestion in adults.

    abstract::Ingestion of a corrosive substance can produce severe injury to the gastrointestinal tract and can even result in death. The degree and extent of damage depends on several factors like the type of substance, the morphologic form of the agent, the quantity, and the intent. In the acute stage, perforation and necrosis m...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Ramasamy K,Gumaste VV

    更新日期:2003-08-01 00:00:00

  • Nephrolithiasis and intestinal disease.

    abstract::Kidney stones in patients with inflammatory bowel disease are usually composed of calcium oxalate. Two factors are important in the increased absorption of dietary oxalate which is responsible for those stones: 1) increased absorption of oxalate in the presence of steatorrhea, and 2) increased permeability of the colo...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Dobbins JW

    更新日期:1985-02-01 00:00:00

  • Celiac Disease in Women With Infertility: A Meta-Analysis.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Celiac disease (CeD) is a systemic disease with manifestations not limited to small intestine. The data on association between CeD and infertility is contradictory. There are no recommendations for the screening of female patients with infertility for CeD. AIM:We conducted a meta-analysis to find out whethe...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,meta分析


    authors: Singh P,Arora S,Lal S,Strand TA,Makharia GK

    更新日期:2016-01-01 00:00:00

  • Reflections on Crohn's disease and healing.

    abstract::One patient's story is recounted. Relatively asymptomatic for 20 years, the patient reflects on factors that contributed to his healing. Psychosocial and spiritual dimensions are described as well as biomedical aspects. The story concludes that dealing with Crohn's disease triggered a spiritual quest which in turn con...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 社论


    authors: Sheehan DR

    更新日期:1998-06-01 00:00:00

  • Epidemiology and Diagnosis of Gastroparesis in the United States: A Population-based Study.

    abstract:GOALS:We aimed to establish the epidemiological characteristics and documentation of diagnostic workup for gastroparesis (GP). BACKGROUND:No study has used a national database to evaluate the prevalence, demographics, and associated comorbid conditions of GP, and document rates of proper diagnosis. MATERIALS AND METH...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Syed AR,Wolfe MM,Calles-Escandon J

    更新日期:2020-01-01 00:00:00

  • Appointment Wait Time, Primary Care Provider Status, and Patient Demographics are Associated With Nonattendance at Outpatient Gastroenterology Clinic.

    abstract:GOALS:We intended to identify the factors associated with missed appointments at a gastroenterology (GI) clinic in an academic setting. BACKGROUND:Missed clinic appointments reduce clinic efficiency, waste resources, and increase costs. Limited data exist on subspecialty clinic attendance. STUDY:We performed a case-c...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Shrestha MP,Hu C,Taleban S

    更新日期:2017-05-01 00:00:00

  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy can be a reliable screening tool for celiac sprue in adults.

    abstract::In our study, we evaluated whether the combination of two endoscopic abnormalities in the duodenum (the "mosaic" appearance and loss of duodenal folds) is significantly associated with duodenal villous atrophy secondary to celiac sprue in adults. Fourteen patients referred for esophagogastroduodenoscopy for suspected ...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Magazzu G,Bottari M,Tuccari G,Arco A,Pallio S,Lucanto C,Tortora A,Barresi G

    更新日期:1994-10-01 00:00:00

  • 3' Mutation of the APC gene and family history of FAP in a patient with apparently sporadic desmoid tumors.

    abstract::Desmoid tumors may occur sporadically or as part of the extraintestinal manifestations of familial adenomatous polyposis. Different phenotypes have been described and some genotype-phenotype correlations have been raised, associated with different sites of germline mutations in the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gen...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Benoit L,Faivre L,Cheynel N,Ortega-Deballon P,Facy O,Marty M,Olschwang S,Fraisse J,Cuisenier J

    更新日期:2007-03-01 00:00:00

  • Unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia in chronic persistent hepatitis.

    abstract::We studied a young man with persistent elevation of transaminases and indirect bilirubin following acute viral hepatitis. Liver biopsy showed chronic persistent hepatitis, and clinical evaluation was otherwise negative for significant liver disease. The indirect-reacting serum bilirubin rose after both caloric restric...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Caldwell JH,Kirschner SD,Spagna VA,Inloes RL

    更新日期:1981-03-01 00:00:00

  • Acute hepatotoxicity from ingestion of yellow phosphorus-containing fireworks.

    abstract::We reviewed 15 cases of poisoning from ingestion of yellow phosphorus-containing fireworks and analyzed its associated acute hepatotoxic effects. Two patients (13%) had no clinical or biochemical evidence of hepatic damage, four (27%) had subclinical hepatic injury, five (33%) manifested varying degrees of hepatocellu...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Fernandez OU,Canizares LL

    更新日期:1995-09-01 00:00:00

  • Reversible hepatitis associated with diclofenac.

    abstract::We describe the clinical features, liver histology, and ultrastructure in reversible diclofenac-induced hepatitis and review previous reports of this entity. Although rarely reported, diclofenac hepatitis may be severe, and even fatal. Symptoms, which develop from 1 week to 11 months after starting the drug, include j...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Ouellette GS,Slitzky BE,Gates JA,Lagarde S,West AB

    更新日期:1991-04-01 00:00:00

  • Modified barium swallow does not affect how often PEGs are placed after stroke.

    abstract::Dysphagia frequently follows stroke, but often resolves quickly. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) or other feeding tubes are placed to improve nutrition and hydration, and reduce the risk of aspiration pneumonitis. We evaluated the impact of modified barium swallow in determining PEG placements and the influe...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Akpunonu BE,Mutgi AB,Roberts C,Khuder SA,Federman DJ,Lee L

    更新日期:1997-03-01 00:00:00

  • Hyperthyroidism and hepatic dysfunction. A case series analysis.

    abstract::Liver dysfunction in hyperthyroid patients has not been well characterized. We analyzed the clinical records of 43 patients with hyperthyroidism to define the spectrum of clinical and liver test abnormalities. The patients were divided into three categories: (a) 18 patients with uncomplicated hyperthyroidism (HT) (b) ...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Fong TL,McHutchison JG,Reynolds TB

    更新日期:1992-04-01 00:00:00

  • Hepatic iron overload or cirrhosis may occur in acquired copper deficiency and is likely mediated by hypoceruloplasminemia.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:The metabolic fates of copper and iron are closely linked through ceruloplasmin and hephaestin. Ceruloplasmin is the principal copper carrying protein and decreases in acquired copper deficiency. Congenital absence of ceruloplasmin (aceruloplasminemia) results in tissue iron overload. Animal studies suggest ...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Thackeray EW,Sanderson SO,Fox JC,Kumar N

    更新日期:2011-02-01 00:00:00

  • Detection and localization of active gastrointestinal bleeding with multidetector row computed tomography angiography: a 5-year prospective study in one medical center.

    abstract:GOAL:To prospectively assess the utility of multidetector row computed tomography angiography (MDCTA) in the diagnosis of active gastrointestinal bleeding (GIB). BACKGROUND:MDCTA is a relatively recent advance in CT scanning technology enabling excellent vascular visualization and detection of various vascular abnorma...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Sun H,Jin Z,Li X,Qian J,Yu J,Zhu F,Zhu H

    更新日期:2012-01-01 00:00:00

  • Trends in outpatient resource utilizations and outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

    abstract:BACKGROUND AND AIM:Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is one of the most common causes of chronic liver disease. The objective of this study was to describe the recent trend of health care resource utilization and short-term mortality of Medicare beneficiaries with NAFLD. METHODS:This study utilized data from a ...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical gastroenterology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Younossi ZM,Zheng L,Stepanova M,Henry L,Venkatesan C,Mishra A

    更新日期:2015-03-01 00:00:00