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Duodenal villous atrophy in an adult patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: a diagnostic challenge
(Clinical & Exper RheumatologyPisa, 2012)
Helicobacter pylori cagA + is associated with milder duodenal histological changes in chilean celiac patients
(Frontiers media SA, 2017)
Background: Mechanisms underlying the high clinical and histological diversity of celiac disease (CD) remain elusive. Helicobacter pylori (Hp) chronically infects gastric and duodenal mucosa and has been associated with ...
Atrofia vellositaria duodenal inducida por micofenolato mofetil: Caso clínico
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2010)
Baja frecuencia de positividad serológica en pacientes con biopsias histológicamente compatibles con enfermedad celiaca en Perú.
(Sociedad Española de Patología Digestiva, 2014)
Ménétrier disease. Report of one case Enfermedad de Ménétrier con compromiso gástrico difuso y duodenal. Caso clínico
Ménétrier disease is a rare disorder of the stomach, characterized by giant hypertrophic folds that usually involve the gastric body and fundus, associated to hypoalbuminemia due to serum protein loss across the gastric ...
Architectural and functional alterations of the small intestinal mucosa in classical Whipple's disease
(Nature Publishing Group, 2017)
Classical Whipple's disease (CWD) affects the gastrointestinal tract and rather elicits regulatory than inflammatory immune reactions. Mechanisms of malabsorption, diarrhea, and systemic immune activation are unknown. We ...
Uveitis in celiac disease with an excellent response to gluten-free diet: third case described
(SPRINGER HEIDELBERG, 2011)
To describe the case of a patient with celiac disease who achieved a complete response to a gluten-free diet. A 28-year-old woman presented with diarrhea, oral ulcers, and refractory uveitis of 2.5-years duration. She was ...
Increased calcium uptake and improved trabecular bone properties in intestinal alkaline phosphatase knockout mice
(Springer Tokyo, 2017-12)
Previous studies have demonstrated a negative correlation between intestinal alkaline phosphatase (IAP) activity and calcium (Ca) absorption in the gut, as IAP acts as a protective mechanism inhibiting high Ca entry into ...
Enfermedad celíaca del adulto:Experiencia clínica
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2005-11)
The prevalence of celiac disease (CD) is unknown in Chile. We have recently noted a rise in the number of cases diagnosed among adults. Aim: To describe the clinical characteristics of a group of adult celiac patients. ...