Gastroenterology is a division of medicine focused on the digestive system and its disorders. Gastroenterology mainly focuses on diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract, which include the organs from mouth to anus, along the alimentary canal.
Clinical Gastroenterology publishes conspicuous manuscripts analyzing versatile aspects and issues related to gastroenterology. The manuscripts publishe... Readmore
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Assistant Professor, University Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
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2019-12-05 Research Article
Abu Omar Y*, Wang Y, Agrawal R, Randhawa T, Majeed M, Attar BM, Demetria MV and Simons-Linares CR
Introduction: Fluid management is the cornerstone of treatment for acute pancreatitis (AP), but the proper rate and volume is still controversial. We aim to evaluate the role of aggressive hydration in AP patients.
Methods: We retro...
2019-11-27 Research Article
Vitantonio Guglielmi*, Mario Correale and Gioacchino Leandro
Background: This article reviews current knowledge of Gaucher’s disease (GD) and liver involvement and reports our experience: how many patients with chronic liver disease of unknown origin could be affected by Gaucher’s disease.
2019-11-13 Research Article
L Anri Lemoine and Marisel Segarra-Newnham*
Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) infection is usually treated with direct acting antivirals (DAAs) for 12 weeks. In treatment naive patients with genotype (GT) 1 infection without cirrhosis and baseline viral load <6 million, 8 weeks of Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir (LDV/SOF) is an option. Eight weeks with Gle...
2019-09-20 Research Article
Sanjeev Kumar Jha*, Kuldeep Saharawat, Ravi Keshari, Praveen Jha, Shubham Purkayastha and Ravish Ranjan
Background: Even with current standard treatment after variceal bleeding which includes combination of nonselective b-blockers and repeated endoscopic variceal ligation, the risk of rebleeding and mortality are high. Statins exhibit an antifibrotic effect and improves HVPG. We...
2019-07-08 Research Article
Tadao Tsuji*, G Sun, A Sugiyama, Y Amano, S Mano, T Shinobi, H Tanaka, M Kubochi, K Ohishi, Y Moriya, M Ono, T Masuda, H Shinozaki, H Kaneda, H Katsura, T Mizutani, K Miura, M Katoh, K Yamafuji, K Takeshima, N Okamoto, Y Hoshino, N Tsurumi, S Hisada, J Won, T Kogiso, K Yatsuji, M Iimura, T Kakimoto and S Nyuhzuki
Treatments via the minor papilla is effective where the deep cannulation via the major papilla is impossible in such cases as  the Wirsung’s duct is inflammatory narrowed, bent or obstructed by impacted stones  pancreatic duct divisum (complete or incomplete) , maljunction of pancre...
2019-06-07 Research Article
Mohammed Habib* and Majed Alshounat
Background: Transcatheter arterial embolization can be used for patients with recurrent bleeding from the upper gastrointestinal tract after failed endoscopic treatment. Our aim to identify the clinical and technical factors that influenced the outcome of transcatheter emboliz...
2019-04-26 Case Report
Louly Hady*, I Nassar, K Znati and N Kabbaj
Pseudomyxoma peritonei or Gelatinous Peritoneal Disease is a rare disease. We report a case treated in the department of Hepato-Gastroenterology at Ibn Sina Hospital in Rabat, of a 64-year-old male who presented with an abdominal pain and an increased volume of the abdomen corresponding to asc...
2018-07-11 Case Report
Sunitha Ramachandra*, Lakshmi Rao and Masoud Al Kindi
43-year-old lady presented with incidentally discovered liver lesions while she was being managed for her complaints of menorrhagia. CT and MRI showed hepatomegaly with multiple lesions in both lobes of the liver with vascular element in the background of diffuse fatty infiltration. Patient un...
2018-01-19 Research Article
Eva Barreiro Alonso*
Background: Pyogenic liver abscesses (PLA) are frequent in immunosuppressed patients. We review the characteristics of patients with PLA at a tertiary academic Spanish hospital in Asturias.
Methods: A retrospective observational study for 10 years, ...
2017-12-29 Research Article
Awais Ahmed, Abdu Hafeez Baig*, Mirza Akmal Sharif, Umair Ahmed and Raj Gururajan
Purpose: The purpose of the study is to access the prevalence of accessory right inferior hepatic veins and their relevant significance in liver transplantation.
Materials and Methods: A retrospective study was done in which the CT of 82 potential l...