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Intramucosal Colon Cancer Developing in an Inverted Hyperplastic Polyp

Choi HH, Bae SH, Jang EC, Kim SY, Yeom JO, Lee SY, Chang ED, Cho YS

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):126-127.
No abstract available.
A Novel Germline Mutation in Exon 15 of the APC Gene in Attenuated Familial Adenomatous Polyposis: A Report of Two Cases

Jahng J, Yoon SJ, Park H

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):120-125.
Attenuated familial adenomatous polyposis (AFAP) is a variant of familial adenomatous polyposis with fewer than one hundred colorectal polyps and a later age of onset of the cancer. Here, we...
Rapidly Progressive Hepatocellular Carcinoma Mimicking Benign Portal Vein Thrombosis: A Case Report

Kim JW, Lee BC, Shin SS, Heo SH, Lim HS, Jeong YY, Kang HK, Hur YH, Choi YD

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):116-119.
Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is commonly associated with liver cirrhosis, irrespective of the presence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Given that malignant PVT is a poor prognostic factor in patients with...
The Temporary Placement of Covered Self-Expandable Metal Stents to Seal Various Gastrointestinal Leaks after Surgery

Choi HJ, Lee BI, Kim JJ, Kim JH, Song JY, Ji JS, Kim BW, Choi H, Choi KY

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):112-115.
Gastrointestinal leakage is one of the most serious post surgical complications and is a major source of mortality and morbidity. The insertion of a covered self-expandable metal stent could be...
Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage after Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy in Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

Lee KJ, Kim HM, Jung JW, Chung MJ, Park JY, Bang S, Park SW, Lee WJ, Seong JS, Song SY

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):106-111.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: While chemoradiotherapy (CRT) is considered to be a reasonable treatment for locally advanced pancreatic cancer (LAPC), there is little information about the associated risk of gastrointestinal (GI) hemorrhage. We...
A Survey of the Radiation Exposure Protection of Health Care Providers during Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography in Korea

Shin JM, Lee TH, Park SH, Kang SG, Lee YS, Park SJ, Ku MG, Lee SH, Chung IK, Choi HJ, Moon JH, Cha SW, Cho YD, Kim SJ

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):100-105.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: During endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), all efforts should be made to be aware of radiation hazards and to reduce radiation exposure. The aim of this study was to investigate...
Clinical Characteristics of Patients with Autoimmune Pancreatitis with or without Mikulicz's Disease and Mikulicz's Disease Alone

Kuruma S, Kamisawa T, Tabata T, Hara S, Fujiwara T, Kuwata G, Egarashira H, Koizumi K, Setoguchi , Fujiwara J, Arakawa T, Momma K, Mitsuhashi T, Sasaki T

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):96-99.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: The objective of this study was to compare the clinical characteristics of patients with autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) with or without Mikulicz's disease (MD) and with MD alone. METHODS: We investigated...
DC Bead Transarterial Chemoembolization Is Effective in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Refractory to Conventional Transarteral Chemoembolization: A Pilot Study

Song DS, Choi JY, Yoo SH, Kim HY, Song MJ, Bae SH, Yoon SK, Chun HJ, Choi BG, Lee HG

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):89-95.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: To determine if hepatocellular carcinoma refractory to conventional transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) responds to TACE with DC beads. METHODS: Between July 2008 to June 2010, 435 patients underwent TACE. Of these,...
Predictive Role of Acute Phase Reactants in the Response to Therapy in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection

Oguz A, Atay AE, Tas A, Seven G, Koruk M

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):82-88.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Biochemical parameters and acute-phase proteins (APPs) may provide complementary data in patients with chronic hepatitis C (CHC). We aimed to evaluate the predictive role of APPs in the response...
A Lower Serum Gamma-Glutamyltransferase Level Does Not Predict a Sustained Virological Response in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Genotype 1

Guzelbulut F, Sezikli M, Cetinkaya , Ozkara S, Gonen C, Ovunc AO

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):74-81.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Low gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) level was shown to be an independent predictor of a sustained virological response (SVR) in chronic hepatitis C. We aimed to determine factors associated with high...
Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B and C Infections among Healthy Volunteer Blood Donors in the Central California Valley

Sheikh MY, Atla PR, Ameer A, Sadiq H, Sadler PC

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):66-73.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: The Central California Valley has a diverse population with significant proportions of Hispanics and Asians. This cross-sectional study was conducted to evaluate the prevalence of hepatitis B virus (HBV)...
Clinical Outcomes and Predictive Factors for Response after the First Course of Corticosteroid Therapy in Patients with Crohn's Disease

Kim DH, Cheon JH, Park JJ, Yoon JY, Moon CM, Hong SP, Kim TI, Kim WH

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):58-65.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: This study sought to determine the natural course of Crohn's disease (CD) and identify predictors that could indicate responsiveness to corticosteroid (CS) therapy. METHODS: Patients with active CD who were...
The Effect of the Menstrual Cycle on Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Prospective Study

Lim SM, Nam CM, Kim YN, Lee SA, Kim EH, Hong SP, Kim TI, Kim WH, Cheon JH

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):51-57.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: The symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) fluctuate considerably over time. However, it has not been determined whether these symptoms are affected by the menstrual cycle in female IBD...
Correlation between Endoscopic and Histological Diagnoses of Gastric Intestinal Metaplasia

Lim JH, Kim N, Lee HS, Choe G, Jo SY, Chon I, Choi C, Yoon H, Shin CM, Park YS, Lee DH, Jung HC

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):41-50.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Intestinal metaplasia (IM) is a premalignant condition. This study aimed to evaluate the correlation between endoscopic and histological findings of IM. METHODS: The cases of IM were graded by conventional...
The KIT Exon 11 Stop Codon Mutation in Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors: What Is the Clinical Meaning?

Michelucci A, Chiappetta C, Cacciotti , Veccia N, Astri E, Leopizzi M, Prosperi Porta R, Petrozza V, Della Rocca C, Bevilacqua G, Cavazzana , Di Cristofano C

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):35-40.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) strongly express a receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK, c-KIT-CD117) harboring a KIT mutation that causes constitutive receptor activation leading to the development and growth of tumors;...
Detection of Helicobacter pylori in Gastric Aspirates Using a Monoclonal Antibody-Based Test

Kim HD, Kim DH, Park H, Kim WJ, Ahn YS, Lee YJ, Park SM, Seo ES, Park C, Kim YH, Kim HR, Joo YE, Jung YD

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):30-34.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: The objective of this study was to evaluate a monoclonal antibody-based test to detect Helicobacter pylori-specific antigen in gastric aspirates from humans. METHODS: Sixty-one volunteers were enrolled in the study....
Comparison of the Clinical Characteristics of Patients with Small Bowel and Gastric Anisakiasis in Jeju Island

Kim T, Song HJ, Jeong SU, Choi EK, Cho YK, Kim HU, Song BC, Kim KS, Kim BS, Kim YR

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):23-29.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Anisakiasis is frequent in Jeju Island because of the people's habit of ingesting raw fish. This study evaluated the clinical characteristics of patients with small bowel anisakiasis and compared...
A Study on the Efficacy of Proton Pump Inhibitors in Helicobacter pylori-Negative Primary Care Patients with Dyspepsia in Japan

Kamada T, Fujimura Y, Gotoh K, Imamura H, Manabe N, Kusunoki H, Inoue K, Shiotani A, Hata J, Haruma K

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):16-22.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: There have been few studies on the efficacy of proton pump inhibitors and the doses required to treat dyspeptic symptoms observed in clinical practice. The aim of this study...
Advent of Novel Phosphatidylcholine-Associated Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs with Improved Gastrointestinal Safety

Lim YJ, Dial EJ, Lichtenberger LM

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):7-15.
The mucosa of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract exhibits hydrophobic, nonwettable properties that protect the underlying epithelium from gastric acid and other luminal toxins. These biophysical characteristics appear to be attributable...
Radiofrequency Ablation of Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer: A Literature Review

Minami Y, Kudo M

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2013 Jan;7(1):1-6.
Liver metastases occur in up to 60% of patients with colorectal cancer, and the control of liver metastases is considered to be of primary importance because it is a critical...

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