Rischio di K gastrico associato a S.di Lynch

Risk and epidemiological time trends of gastric cancer in Lynch syndrome carriers in the Netherlands. Capelle LG, Van Grieken NC, Lingsma HF, Steyerberg EW, Klokman WJ, Bruno MJ, Vasen HF, Kuipers EJ. Gastroenterology. 2010 Feb;138(2):487-92. Epub 2009 Nov 10.  BACKGROUND & AIMS: Although gastric cancer forms part of the Lynch syndrome tumor spectrum, the risk of…

Utilizzo degli stent nelle stenosi esofagee benigne e maligne

Role of esophageal stents in benign and malignant diseases.Sharma P, Kozarek R; Practice Parameters Committee of American College of Gastroenterology. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Feb;105(2):258-73  These recommendations provide an evidence-based approach to the role of esophageal stents in the management of benign and malignant diseases. These guidelines have been developed under the auspices of the American…

IBS è associato a malattia diverticolare

Diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome is associated with diverticular disease: a population-based study.Jung HK, Choung RS, Locke GR 3rd, Schleck CD, Zinsmeister AR, Talley NJ. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Mar;105(3):652-61. Epub 2009 Oct 27. OBJECTIVES: A subset of patients with colonic diverticular disease have chronic gastrointestinal symptoms, and some have a clinical diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome…

Fattori predittivi di mortalità nellla perforazione da UP: una review sistematica

Preoperative prognostic factors for mortality in peptic ulcer perforation: a systematic review.Møller MH, Adamsen S, Thomsen RW, Møller AM. Scand J Gastroenterol. 2010 Apr 12. [Epub ahead of print]  Objective. Mortality and morbidity following perforated peptic ulcer (PPU) is substantial and probably related to the development of sepsis. During the last three decades a large number…