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Year 2019 / Volume 111 / Number 6

Editorial

Conflict of interest. Why is it important?
413-415
Javier A. Cienfuegos, Enrique Pérez-Cuadrado Martínez,

Scientific publications are the main medium for distributing scientific contributions, be they original studies, reviews, clinical guidelines, editorials or consensus statements promoted by scientific...

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Editorial

Endoscopic ultrasound-guided drainage with lumen-apposing metal stents: a good safety profile also in the long term?
416-418
Enrique Pérez-Cuadrado Robles, Frédéric Prat, Pierre H. Deprez,

Lumen-apposing metal stents (LAMSs) have been specifically designed for the endoscopic drainage of pancreatic fluid collections and walled-off necrosis. Lately, LAMS indications have expandedto other anastomoses,...

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A retrospective, multicenter analysis of incidents associated with Axios™ lumen-apposing stents
419-424
Sergio Bazaga Pérez de Rozas, Ana Yaiza Carbajo, Francisco Javier Garcia-Alonso, David Martí, Vicente Sánchiz Soler, Belén Martínez Moreno, Jose Ramón Aparicio Tormo, Rafael Pedraza Sanz, Juan Vila Costas, Enrique Vázquez-Sequeiros, Rosanna Villanueva Hernández, J. Alexander Jordán Castro, Marcos Jiménez Palacios, Carlos de la Serna Higuera, Manuel Perez-Miranda Castillo,

Introduction: there is controversy with regard to the risks associated with lumen-apposing metal stents (LAMSs), with significant variations between available reports. Objectives: to describe the types...

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Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fiducial placement in pancreatic tumors: safety and technical feasibility
425-430
Susana Tabernero, Susana Prados, María del Carmen Rubio, Felipe de la Morena, Mercedes López, Emilio Sánchez,

Background and aims: stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for pancreatic malignancies requires the placement of fiducials to guide treatment delivery. The aim of this study was to assess the safety...

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Validation of a population pharmacokinetic model of adalimumab in a cohort of patients with inflammatory bowel disease
431-436
Gregorio J. Martínez-Romero, Ana Alvariño, Esther Hinojosa, Maria Mora, Lorena Oltra, Nuria Maroto, Isabel Ferrer, María Dolores Hinojosa, Joaquin Ernesto Hinojosa,

Background: therapeutic monitoring of anti-TNF drugs and anti-drug antibody levels are useful for clinical decision-making, via the rationalization and optimization of the use of anti-TNF treatments. The...

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Risk factors and impact of portal vein thrombosis in liver transplantation
437-444
Lorena Reyes, José Ignacio Herrero, Fernando Rotellar Sastre, José Antonio Páramo,

Introduction: portal vein thrombosis is a relatively common complication of advanced cirrhosis that increases perioperative risk in liver transplant recipients. This condition was characterized in a cohort...

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Long-term changes on health-related quality of life in patients with chronic hepatitis C after viral clearance with direct-acting antiviral agents
445-452
Silvia Goñi Esarte, Regina Juanbeltz, Iván Martínez-Baz, Jesús Castilla, Ramón San Miguel, José Ignacio Herrero, José Manuel Zozaya,

Background and aim: new direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) achieve high and sustained virological response (SVR) rates, although the long-term effect on patient health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is unknown....

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Quality of life and 3D-EUS assessment for anal incontinence after childbirth
453-459
Patricia Tejedor, Ignacio Bodega-Quiroga, Javier Plaza, Mario Ortega López, Carlos Gutierrez, Damian García Olmo, Carlos Pastor,

Background: the incidence of obstetric sphincter tears has risen to 15-30% and the prevalence of anal incontinence (AI) symptoms after childbirth may be as high as 40%. The present study evaluates the...

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Readmission rates after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: are they affected by ERCP prior to surgery?
460-466
Raquel Latorre Fragua, Alba Manuel Vázquez, Carmen Ramiro Pérez, Aníbal Armando Medina Velasco, Aylhin López Marcano, Vladimir Arteaga Peralta, Roberto de la Plaza Llamas, José Manuel Ramia Ángel,

Aim: the aim of this study was to assess the reasons for and the time of hospital readmissions after cholecystectomy, according to whether an endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) was performed. Method:...

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Compliance, adverse effects and effectiveness of first line bismuth-containing quadruple treatment (Pylera®) to eradicate Helicobacter pylori infection in 200 patients
467-470
Manuel Castro Fernández, Teresa Romero García, Alma Keco Huerga, Manuel Pabón Jaén, Eloísa Lamas Rojas, Rocío Llorca Fernández, Lourdes Grande Santamaría, María Rojas Feria,

Introduction and objectives: quadruple therapy with bismuth is recommended as a first line treatment for Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection. The aim of this study was to evaluate the compliance,...

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An endoscopic or minimally invasive surgical approach for infected necrotizing pancreatitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
471-480
Yong Hu, Chunyan Li, Xin Zhao, Yunfeng Cui,

Background and aim: the incidence of acute pancreatitis is rising across the world, thus further increasing the burden on healthcare services. Approximately 10% of patients with acute pancreatitis will...

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Mirizzi syndrome: when the gallbladder meets bile ducts
481-482
Rita Seara Costa, Filipa Vieira, Juliana M. Costa, Aníbal Ferreira,

A 64-year-old female presented to the Emergency Department with jaundice, choluria, fever and abdominal pain over the last few days. The abdomen was tender with epigastric pain on palpation.

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Pseudotumor lymphomatous polyposis of the ileum in a patient with gastrointestinal MALT lymphoma
483-484
María Teresa Álvarez-Nava Torrego, Lucía Ballesteros de Diego, Juan Luis García Pérez, Berta de las Heras de la Cadena Páez,

A 46-year-old male presented with anemia, vitamin B12 deficiency and a positive fecal occult blood test. Ileocolonoscopy was performed, which identified multiple large (up to 5 cm) edematous, polypoid...

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Case Report

Intraductal ablation by radiofrequency for inoperable biliopancreatic neoplasms with jaundice: experience at a regional hospital
485-487
Lidia Martí Romero, Vanesa Martínez Escapa, Inmaculada Castelló Miralles, Jesús Estellés Arnau, José Manuel Querol Ribelles,

The current treatment of choice for inoperable and/or unresectable biliopancreatic neoplasms complicated by jaundice is the placement of metal biliary stents. The most common complication is obstruction...

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Case Report

Miniprobe endoscopic ultrasonography for the diagnosis of colon hemangiolymphangioma
488-490
Fernando M. Castro-Poças, Sónia Bernardo, Olinda M. G. Lima, Marisa D. Santos,

Hemangiolymphangioma is a very rare benign vascular tumor that affects the gastrointestinal tract in less than 1% of cases. We present the case of an asymptomatic 52-year-old female referred for endoscopic...

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Research letter

A rare lymphoproliferative disorder associated with immunomodulating therapy in Crohn’s disease
491
Eduardo López Fernández, María Curieses Luengo, Pilar Varela Trastoy,

Lymphomatoid granulomatosis is a rare lymphoproliferative disorder associated with immunosuppressive therapy in inflammatory bowel disease. We present the case of a patient with Crohn's disease and treated...

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Research letter

Use of patency capsule in daily practice
491-492
Alba Cebrián García, Alfonso Elosua González, Ignacio Fernández-Urién Sainz,

We read with great interest the paper by Albuquerque et al. entitled “Predictive factors of small bowel patency in Crohn’s disease patients”. Despite being a safe procedure, capsule endoscopy (CE) retention...

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Research letter

Whipple’s disease: when diarrhea is absent
492-493
Sagrario María Santos Seoane, Rocío Martínez Gutiérrez, Victoria Ines Venta Menéndez,

Whipple's disease is a rare bacterial, chronic and multisystemic disease, produced by the gram-positive bacillus Tropheryma whipplei. The clinical manifestations are varied and diagnosis is often delayed....

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Research letter

Endoscopic management of Boerhaave’s syndrome
493
Eduardo Valdivielso Cortázar, Ignacio Couto Wörner, Pedro Alonso Aguirre,

A endoscopically treated Boerhaave's syndrome is reported and a brief review of related literature is made.

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Ileal ulcers due to gastrointestinal amyloidosis as an unusual cause of severe lower gastrointestinal bleeding
493-494
Javier Lucas Ramos, Marta Abadía Barno, Álvaro Pezzela Risueño,

Amyloidosis is a chronic multisystem disease that could show multitude of nonspecific symptoms. Gastrointestinal amyloidosis is a very unusual cause of lower gastrointestinal bleeding and it does not usually...

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An unexpected cause of dysphagia: pleural mesothelioma
494-495
Sagrario María Santos Seoane, Raquel Yano Escudero, Víctor Arenas García,

Malignant mesothelioma usually originates from the pleura or peritoneum, and has a poor prognosis. The incidence of this type of tumor is increasing worldwide, which is probably a result of occupational...

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