NUTRITION ISSUES IN GASTROENTEROLOGY, SERIES #152Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia After Gastric Bypass Surgery
Hypoglycemia after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RGBP) is a rare, yet challenging condition. The optimal treatment of these patients has not been well studied and the underlying etiology requires further research. The goal of this paper is to provide a practical approach to the evaluation and management of the patient who presents with hypoglycemia after RGBP.
COLORECTAL CANCER: REAL PROGRESS IN DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT, SERIES #4Integrative Genomic Approaches for Evolving Personalized Colorectal Cancer Therapy
Increasingly the molecular characterization of tumors is playing a crucial role in the diagnosis and treatment of Colorectal Cancer (CRC). The focus of this review is on the state of the art clinical genomic testing of CRCs and the implications of this type of testing for developing individualized treatment strategies.
GASTROINTESTINAL MOTILITY AND FUNCTIONAL BOWEL DISORDERS, SERIES #17Intestinal Angioedema An Often Misdiagnosed Entity
In this article, we aim to heighten the awareness of intestinal angioedema among gastroenterologists as well as help differentiate it from other more common similar gastrointestinal conditions. We review the pertinent literature and provide guidelines which could assist in the timely diagnosis and treatment of this condition.
A CASE REPORTFixing A Rare Complication-Broncho-Esophageal Fistula from Squamous Cell Carcinoma
RESEARCH COLLABORATION IDENTIFIES SERUM BIOMARKERS THAT PREDICT PRE-CLINICAL IBD DEVELOPMENT AND COMPLICATIONS
NEW YORK, NY - Years before inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is diagnosed and symptoms exist, biomarkers are already circulating that can help predict risk not only of disease development but also of complications, according to research published online, which will also appear in the June 15th print issue of Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics.