6 results match your criteria Acta Endoscopica[Journal]

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[Current indications of ileo-colonoscopy in children in 2012].

Acta Endoscopica 2012 21;42(3):113-116. Epub 2012 Mar 21.

8Inserm U954, gastroentérologie pédiatrique, hôpital d'enfants, CHU Nancy-Brabois, allée du Morvan, F-54500 Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy, France.

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[Impact of endoscopy in Crohn's disease].

Acta Endoscopica 2003 ;33(2):217-231

Service de Gastro-entérologie, Cliniques Saint-Luc, UCL, Av. Hippocrate, 10, B-1200 Bruxelles, Belgique.

Two types of endoscopic lesions are observed in Crohn's disease (CD): active lesions or scars, frequently associated. Following their localization at different sites of the digestive tract, they are defining the type of disease. Ileo-colonoscopy is an important step of the initial characterization of the lesions, completed with biopsies helful for the differential diagnosis between CD and ulcerative colitis or infectious colitis An endoscopy is only repeated in front of a new clinical problem or when a change of treatment is required. Read More

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January 2003

[Gastrointestinal infections in the immunocompromised patient].

Acta Endoscopica 2002 ;32(2):195-210

Service d'anatomo-pathologie, Hôpital Erasme, route de Lennik 808, 1070 Bruxelles, (Belgique).

The gastrointestinal tract is frequently involved in immunocompromised hosts. The most common digestive manifestations are dysphagia, odynophagia and diarrhea. These diseases are more frequent in patients with acquired immunodeficiency virus (AIDS). Read More

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January 2002

[Infections of the small intestine].

Authors:
C Cuvelier

Acta Endoscopica 2002 ;32(2):157-166

Department of Pathology, UZ Ghent, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185, B9000 Ghent, (Belgium).

Small intestinal infections are, together with colonic infections, amongst the most frequent occurring diseases worldwide and they harass mankind. Especially among young children there are enormous numbers of deaths due to diarrhoeal disease. They can be caused by a great diversity of pathogens and their pathological and epidemiological features as well as their incidence can often differ in different areas of the world. Read More

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January 2002
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