Latest Publications and Research on Crohns Disease
Placebo effect on the health-related quality of life of inflammatory bowel disease patients: a systematic review with meta-analysis.
Estevinho MM, Afonso J, Rosa I, Lago P, Trindade E, Correia L, Dias CC, Magro F
Placebo effect in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients has been poorly characterized. This systematic r... Read More
J Crohns Colitis 2018 Jul 14
Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Reduces Susceptibility to Epithelial Injury and Modulates Tryptophan Metabolism of Microbial Community in a Piglet Model.
Geng S, Cheng S, Li Y, Wen Z, Ma X, Jiang X, Wang Y, Han X
Fecal microbiota transplantation [FMT] has shown promise as a treatment for inflammatory bowel disease [IBD]. Using a piglet model, our previous study... Read More
Clin. Exp. Dermatol. 2018 Jul 15
Penile lymphoedema: approach to investigation and management.
Shim TN, Doiron PR, Francis N, Minhas S, Muneer A, Hawkins D, Dinneen M, Bunker CB
Penile lymphoedema (with and without cellulitis) is a rare, often chronic, clinically heterogeneous entity with an uncertain pathogenesis and an impor... Read More
Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018 Jul 11
Reviewing the therapeutic role of budesonide in Crohn's disease.
López-Sanromán A, Clofent J, Garcia-Planella E, Menchén L, Nos P, Rodríguez-Lago I, Domènech E
Oral budesonide is a glucocorticoid of primarily local action. In the field of digestive diseases, it is used mainly in inflammatory bowel disease, bu... Read More
Saudi J Gastroenterol 2018 Jul 06
Initial experience of video capsule endoscopy at a tertiary center in Saudi Arabia.
Alkhormi A, Memon MY, Elhafi A, Aljohani M, Aljahdali A, Khatimi A, Rizvi A, Shaban K, Yazdani G, Alnasser M
No prior experience with video capsule endoscopy (VCE) has been published from Saudi Arabia. In this study, we aim to report the first Saudi experienc... Read More