High mucosal cytomegalovirus DNA helps predict adverse short-term outcome in acute severe ulcerative colitis
Jain S, Namdeo D, Sahu P, Kedia S, Sahni P, Das P, Sharma R, Gupta V, , Dar L, Travis SP, Ahuja V.
Published Oct 2021, in the Intestinal research. Abstract Background/aims: Predictors of short-term outcome of intravenous (IV) steroid therapy in acute severe ulcerative colitis (ASUC) have been well described, but the impact of cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection as a predic
Diagnostic yield of esophagogastroduodenoscopy, colonoscopy, and small bowel endoscopy in Thai adults with chronic diarrhea
Julajak Limsrivilai, Choompunuj Sakjirapapong, Onuma Sattayalertyanyong, Tanawat Geeratragool, Phalat Sathirawich, Ananya Pongpaibul, Piyaporn Apisarnthanarak, Phutthaphorn Phaophu, Nichcha Subdee, Phunchai Charatcharoenwitthaya, and Nonthalee Pausawasdi
Published Oct 2021, in the BMC Gastroenterol. Abstract Background
Gastrointestinal endoscopy is freq
Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: A case-control study Ghoshal UC, Yadav A, Fatima B, Agrahari AP, Misra A.
Published Aug 2021, in the Indian journal of gastroenterology. Abstract Background: Though small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) is known in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), the data on it are scanty and have limitations. Methods: Data on IBD patients undergoing glucose hydrogen breath test (GHBT) were retrospecti
Is intraoperative enteroscopy still relevant in small bowel disorders in the era of capsule endoscopy and device-assisted enteroscopy? Real-world experience from a tertiary care hospital Pal P, Tandan M, Kulkarni S, Reddy PM, Ramchandani M, Sekaran A, Shetty MG, Rebala P, Rao GV, Reddy DN.
Published Nov 2021, in the Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology. Abstract Background and aim: With the advent of video capsule endoscopy (VCE) and device-assisted enteroscopy (DAE), t
Single balloon enteroscopy in children for evaluation of small bowel diseases in children: A large, tertiary center study Reddy PM, Kulkarni S, Nabi Z, Kasle S, Chavan R, , Shrimal P, Choudhary H, Sayyed M, Reddy DN.
Published Nov 2021, in the Journal of pediatric surgery. Abstract Background and aim: Device assisted enteroscopy is the cornerstone for small bowel evaluation. However, the data are limited in pediatric patients. In this study, we aim to evaluate the safety and
Response to SARS-CoV-2 vaccination in immune mediated inflammatory diseases: Systematic review and meta-analysis
Jena A, Mishra S, Deepak P, Kumar-M P, Sharma A, Patel YI, Kennedy NA, Kim AHJ, Sharma V, Sebastian S.
Published Aug 2021, in the Autoimmunity reviews. Abstract Objectives: The treatment for COVID-19 often utilizes immune-modulating drugs. These drugs are also used in immune mediated inflammatory diseases (IMIDs). We performed a systematic review about seroconversi
Increasing Incidence of Crohn's Disease with Familial Clustering in the Kingdom of Bahrain: A 25-Year Population-based Study
Zayyani NR, Malaty HM, Graham DY
Published Feb 2017, in the Inflamm Bowel Disease. Abstract Background: The incidence of Crohn's disease has been increasing in developed countries; whether this trend has extended to countries in Middle East, especially in the Arab world, remains unclear. Our aim was to study the epidemiology, incidence, time trends and