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Year 2019 / Volume 111 / Number 11

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The effect of a preoperative biliary prosthesis on the infectious complications of the pancreaticoduodenectomy
817-822
Pablo Sánchez Acedo, Cruz Zazpe Ripa, Inés Eguaras Córdoba, Javier Herrera Cabezón, Antonio Tarifa Castilla, Bruno Camarero Triana,

Introduction: there is controversy about the effect of a preoperative biliary prosthesis (PBP) on complications of pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD). There are no recommendations for antibiotic prophylaxis...

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The effect of Salvia miltiorrhiza in a mouse model of hepatic sinusoidal obstruction syndrome induced by Gynura segetum
823-827
Li Yang, Ji-Rong Huo, Hong-Yi Zhu, Zhe Chen, Xiang-Yang Wang,

Background and aims: to investigate the potential effect and mechanism of Salvia miltiorrhiza in Gynura segetum-induced hepatic sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (HSOS). Methods: the mice were gavaged with...

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Endoscopic management of duodenal levodopa-carbidopa therapy of advanced Parkinson’s disease
828-832
Carmen Garrido Durán, Sam Khorrami Minaei, Pau Sendra Rumbeu, Joaquín Fernández García, Marcelo García Hernández, Inés Legarda Ramírez,

Background: treatment of intraduodenal levodopa using percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy is an alternative therapy in patients with advanced Parkinson’s disease. There are few studies that have evaluated...

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Status of transition care in inflammatory bowel disease in Spain. Different medical perspectives
833-838
César Sánchez Sánchez, María del Mar Tolín Hernani, Guillermo Álvarez Calatayud, María del Carmen Miranda Cid, Víctor M. Navas López, Ignacio Marín Jiménez, Luis Alberto Menchen, Paloma García Fernández, Ana Merino Sánchez-Cañete,

Introduction: transition is important for a successful follow-up of adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The objectives of the study were to establish the situation of transition in Spain...

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Prognostic value of serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in patients with gallbladder cancer
839-845
Bo Yuan, Jing Fu, Wen-Long Yu, Xiao-Hui Fu, Ying-He Qiu, Lei Yin, Bin Zhu, Yong-Jie Zhang,

Objectives: the aim of this study was to evaluate the prognostic significance of preoperative serum lipid in patients with gallbladder cancer (GBC). Methods: ninety-nine patients with GBC between October...

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Differences in the need for adalimumab dose optimization between Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
846-851
David Olivares, Cristina Alba, Irene Pérez, Valentín Roales, Enrique Rey, Carlos Taxonera,

Aim: to compare the need for and time to adalimumab dose escalation and de-escalation between patients with Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC). Methods: this observational cohort study included...

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Short and long term response to argon plasma therapy for hemorrhagic radiation proctitis
852-857
Elizabeth Montes de Oca Megías, Maricela Morera Pérez, Guillermo Noa Pedroso, Felipe Piñol Jiménez, Mildred Armenteros Torres,

Introduction: hemorrhagic radiation proctitis appears secondary to radiotherapy. Argon plasma is an effective, safe and easy-to-use technique with a relatively low cost. Objectives: to describe the short-...

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The photographic atlas of Spanish food consistency: a new tool for the treatment of dysphagia
858-861
María de las Mercedes Ruiz Brunner, María Elisabeth Cieri, María Pilar Rodríguez Marco, Eduardo Cuestas,

Introduction: dysphagia requires texture-modified foods and thickened liquids, which is difficult to explain to patients and caregivers. Methods: an atlas has been developed and validated to explain the...

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Association between gastroesophageal reflux disease and atrial fibrillation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
874-879
Lu Xu, Yu Zhang, Jiarong Xie, Yi Liu, Lei Xu,

Background and objective: associations between gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and atrial fibrillation (AF) are inconclusive. Some studies found that AF was a risk factor for GERD whereas other...

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Elimination of hepatitis C. Positioning document of the Spanish Association for the Study of the Liver (AEEH)
862-873
Javier Crespo, Albillos Albillos, María Buti, José Luis Calleja, Javier García Samaniego, Manuel Hernández Guerra, Trinidad Serrano, Juan Turnes, Enrique Acín, Juan Berenguer, Marina Berenguer, Joan Colom, Inmaculada Fernández, Conrado Fernández Rodríguez, Xavier Forns, Federico García, Rafael Grandados, Jeffrey Lazarus, José María Molero, Esther Molina, Fernando Pérez Escanilla, Juan A. Pineda, Manuel Rodríguez, Manuel Romero, Carlos Roncero, Pablo Saiz de la Hoya, Gloria Sánchez Antolín,

The Spanish Association for the Study of the Liver (AEEH) is convinced that the elimination of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in Spain is possible as long as we are able to use the resources and tools necessary...

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A tricky pancreatic stone face to an expanding endoscopic armamentarium: we can lose a battle but not the war
880
Enrique Pérez-Cuadrado Robles, Paul Kisoka, Benjamin Alexandre, Pierre H. Deprez,

A 43-year-old female with hereditary chronic pancreatitis presented with increasing pancreatic pain and multiple pancreatic stones, despite extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy and pancreatic stenting...

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Cat scratch esophagus
881
Beatriz Antolín Melero, Noelia Alcaide Suárez, Beatriz Burgueño Gómez, Luis Fernández Salazar,

The cat scratch esophagus is an uncommon entity. The first case described in the literature of this type of lesions was published in 2007 and was located in the colon. There are two cases described in...

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Case Report

Using octreotide for refractory ascites after liver transplantation
882-884
Oana-Anisa Nutu, Alejandro Manrique Municio, Alberto Marcacuzco Quinto, Jorge Calvo Pulido, Carlos Jiménez Romero,

Refractory ascites is a condition associated with a reduced survival and a poorer quality of life. Portal hyperflow after liver transplantation is one of the main causes. We report the case of a female...

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Emphysematous esophagitis with gastric perforation
884-886
Danae Gil-Díez López-Maroto, Elías Rodríguez Cuéllar, Cristina Nevado García, Almudena Martínez Pozuelo, Eduardo Ferrero Herrero,

Emphysematous esophagitis is an extremely rare disease and there are very few previous reports in the literature. We report a case of emphysematous esophagitis and gastritis with complete affectation of...

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The quality of colonoscopy preparation in a private clinical practice setting
887
Ana Bargalló, Marco A. Álvarez-González, Domingo Bargalló Carulla,

No data are available on the quality of the preparation for colonoscopy in private medicine in Spain. We report a retrospective study of the efficacy and tolerability of bowel preparation in the standard...

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Laparoscopic management of a small bowel obstruction caused by an endometriotic focus
887-888
Beatriz Laiz Díez, Alejandro García Muñoz-Najar, Manuel Durán Poveda,

Endometriosis is the presence of extra-uterine endometrial tissue and affects 6-10% of fertile women. In 3-37% of the cases it affects the gastrointestinal tract being the ileal location extremely infrequent....

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Bezoar in incarcerated and complicated hiatal hernia
888-889
Juan Manuel Suárez Grau, Antonio Gila Bohórquez, Julio Gómez Menchero,

Introduction: the identification of a 10 cm bezoar in a hiatal hernia is unusual. Hiatal hernias are usually asymptomatic. When signs of strangulation are present the prognosis is unlucky if urgent surgical...

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A positive clinical experience of a long-term treatment pattern with leukocyte apheresis and Adacolumn in ulcerative proctitis
889
Elena Borrego García, María Peña Ortega, Alicia Martín-Lagos Maldonado,

Ulcerative proctitis (UP) is often involved in the diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The increase of leukocytes and pro-inflammatory factors in peripheral blood and in the active forms, as...

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Endoscopic balloon dilation in duodenal stenosis secondary to intestinal lymphoma in a heart transplant patient
890
Cristina Rodríguez Jiménez, María del Mar Tolín Hernani, César Sánchez Sánchez,

Intestinal lymphoma can appear as a result of a state of immunosuppression, secondary to the transplantation of solid organs. Treatment with chemotherapy can result in various complications such as intestinal...

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Intraductal papillary neoplasm of the bile duct: a recurring disease
890-891
Eva Marín-Serrano, Ana Barbado Cano,

Intraductal papillary neoplasm of the bile duct (IPNB) is a premalignant disease characterized by a low incidence, a high risk of malignant transformation, and an uncertain prognosis. We hereby present...

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Meckel's diverticulum perforated by a foreign body: a rare cause of abdominal pain
891-892
Cristina Dávila Arias, Laura Guirado Isla, Jesús González Ortega,

We present the case of a male with generalized abdominal pain of sudden onset in the right hemiabdomen, associated with defense and leukocytosis. The study of contrast CT identified a foreign body with...

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Endoscopically diagnosed systemic mastocytosis
892
Eduardo Valdivielso Cortázar, Jesús Ángel Yáñez López, Jesús Alberto Veiga Barreiro,

A case of endoscopically diagnosed systemic mastocytosis is presented and a brief literature review is done

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Simple liver cyst presenting with clinical signs and symptoms of right-sided heart failure
893
Adriana Ruano Campos, Sofía de la Serna, Alejandro Cruz Utrilla,

Simple hepatic cysts are one of the most common benign lesions in the liver. Despite being frequently asymptomatic, if they reach large sizes in certain anatomical locations, they can appear under atypical...

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Tear of the secondary gastric mucous membrane to the extraction of the biliary prosthesis
894
Lidia Serrano Díaz, Javier Jiménez Sánchez, Juan José Martínez Crespo,

The extraction of a biliary prosthesis can be done by various techniques. It is usually simple, but it can be difficult for granulation tissue to adhere to the bile duct or its migration. In our case,...

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Nonsurgical endoscopic treatment of gastric volvulus in extremely high-risk surgical patients
894-895
Omar Abdel-lah Fernández, Felipe Parreño Manchado, Alberto Álvarez Delgado,

Gastric volvulus is a rare entity that occurs as a consequence of a rotation of the stomach of more than 180°, with gastric outlet obstruction and vascular compromise. It occurs secondary to diaphragmatic...

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Hemosuccus pancreaticus: a rare cause of gastrointestinal bleeding
896
Gema Ramiro Pumar, Jorge Mendoza Jiménez-Ridruejo, Cecilio Santander Vaquero,

The term 'hemosuccus pancreaticus' was first coined in 1970 by Sandblom (1). It refers to bleeding that occurs through the pancreatic duct and is a rare cause of gastrointestinal hemorrhage.

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Hepatocyte transplantation
896-897
Javier A. Cienfuegos, Fernando Rotellar, Víctor Azcárate,

We have read with great interest the study by Vera MC et al. on the intrasplenic transplantation of hepatocytes from donors receiving the carcinogenic drugs diethylnitrosamine (DEN) and 2-actylaminofluorene...

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