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Department of Gastroenterology, National Medical Center, Seoul, Korea.
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Name: Digestive diseases and sciences
Duodenal Peutz-Jeghers polyp is a rare cause of duodenal or biliary obstruction. However, a sporadic Peutz-Jeghers polyp leading to simultaneous biliary and duodenal obstruction has not been reported.
Small-bowel surveillance with polypectomy of polyps ≥15 mm prevents complications in patients with Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS). We aimed to compare magnetic resonance enteroclysis (MRE) and double ...
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is caused by the germline mutations in serine/threonine kinase 11 (STK11) gene. This study was to investigate the spectrum ofSTK11 gene mutations using multiplex ligation-...
Video capsule endoscopy (VCE) has expanded the range of endoscopic examination of the small bowel. The clinical application of VCE is mainly for obscure gastrointestinal bleeding (OGIB) and small bowe...
Although sporadic lipomas are not uncommon in the upper gastrointestinal tract, diffuse gastroduodenal lipomatosis is a rare clinical entity. Medical literature reveals a limited number of such cases ...
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Intussusception is one of the most frequent causes of acute bowel and second most common cause of acute abdominal pain in pediatric age .95 % of cases are idiopathic, the rest are either d...
The purpose is to investigate whether a simple additional treatment applied during colonoscopy (called 'soft' coagulation) can reduce the risk of recurrence of polyp at the area where the ...
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French Digestive Polyposis Cohorte Family Adenomatous Polyposis With APC and MYH Gene Mutations , Cowden's Disease With PTEN Gene Mutation, Peutz Jeghers Disease With STK 11 Gene Mutation ,juvénil Polyposis With SMAD 4 Gene Mutation , Serrated and Hyperp
French cohorte about polyposis digestive diseases
A hereditary disease caused by autosomal dominant mutations involving CHROMOSOME 19. It is characterized by the presence of INTESTINAL POLYPS, consistently in the JEJUNUM, and mucocutaneous pigmentation with MELANIN spots of the lips, buccal MUCOSA, and digits.
Small circumscribed melanoses resembling, but differing histologically from, freckles. The concept includes senile lentigo ('liver spots') and nevoid lentigo (nevus spilus, lentigo simplex) and may also occur in association with multiple congenital defects or congenital syndromes (e.g., Peutz-Jeghers syndrome).
A complication of gastrojejunostomy (BILLROTH II PROCEDURE), a reconstructive GASTROENTEROSTOMY. It is caused by acute (complete) or chronic (intermittent) obstruction of the afferent jejunal loop due to HERNIA, intussusception, kinking, VOLVULUS, etc. It is characterized by PAIN and VOMITING of BILE-stained fluid.
Tumors or cancer in the JEJUNUM region of the small intestine (INTESTINE, SMALL).
Pathological development in the JEJUNUM region of the SMALL INTESTINE.
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