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Year 2019 / Volume 111 / Number 4

Editorial

Characterizing specific subgroups in patients with NAFLD: overweight vs obese phenotype
253-255
Rosa Martín Mateos, Alina M. Allen,

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is increasingly recognized as the most common cause of chronic liver disease worldwide, with a global prevalence of 25.2%. The high burden of NAFLD extends beyond...

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Comparative study of overweight and obese patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
256-263
Rocío Aller, Beatriz Burgueño Gomez, Rebeca Sigüenza, Conrado Fernández-Rodríguez, Natalia Fernández, Beatriz Antolín, Miguel Durà, María Pina, Sara Lorenzo, Concepción García, Daniel de Luis Román,

Background and aims: non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common chronic liver disorder in the western world. Although NAFLD prevalence is higher in patients with a BMI > 25 kg /m2, it...

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Higher levels of serum uric acid influences hepatic damage in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
264-269
Conrado M. Fernández Rodríguez, Rocío Aller, María Luisa Gutiérrez García, Javier Ampuero, Judith Gómez-Camarero, Rosa M.ª Martín-Mateos, Diego Burgos-Santamaría, José Miguel Rosales, Patricia Aspichueta, Xabier Buque, Mercedes Latorre, Raúl J. Andrade, Manuel Hernández-Guerra, Manuel Romero-Gómez,

Background: recent evidence suggests a causal link between serum uric acid and the metabolic syndrome, diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, and renal and cardiac disease. Uric acid is an endogenous...

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Analysis of the burden and variability in the management of NAFLD patients in the clinical practice: unifying the required criteria
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Yolanda Sánchez-Torrijos, Javier Ampuero, Domingo Pérez Palacios, Rocío Gallego-Durán, Manuel Romero-Gómez,

Aim: to assess the prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in the gastroenterology outpatient clinic and describe the use of the resources accordingly. Methods: a prospective and observational...

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An altered fecal microbiota profile in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) associated with obesity
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Esther Nistal, Luis E. Sáenz de Miera, María Ballesteros Pomar, Sonia Sánchez-Campos, María Victoria García-Mediavilla, Begoña Álvarez-Cuenllas, Pedro Linares, José Luis Olcoz, María Teresa Arias-Loste, Juan María García-Lobo, Javier Crespo, Javier González-Gallego, Francisco Jorquera Plaza,

Introduction: increasing evidence suggests a role of intestinal dysbiosis in obesity and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). The advances in recent years with regard to the role of the gut microbiota...

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Bariatric and metabolic endoscopy in the handling of fatty liver disease. A new emerging approach?
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Eduardo Espinet Coll, Carmen Vila Lolo, Patricia Díaz Galán, José Antonio Gómez Valero, Silvia Bacchiddu, Cristina Quintana Tomás, Daniel Irigoyen, Kattarina Gunnard, Antonio Juan-Creix Comamala,

Background: non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most frequent cause of chronic hepatopathy in our environment. However, the benefits of the bariatric endoscopy in this disease are barely documented. Objectives:...

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An assessment of bacterial overgrowth and translocation in the non-alcoholic fatty liver of patients with morbid obesity
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Francisco Domper Bardají, Aurora Gil Rendo, Soledad Illescas Fernández-Bermejo, Roberto Patón Arenas, Alicia Hernández Albújar, Francisco Martín Dávila, Cristina Murillo Lázaro, Mónica Sánchez Alonso, Maite Serrano Dueñas, Ana Sobrino López, Fernando Ramírez Esteso, Jesús Martín Fernández,

Background: small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and bacterial translocation across the intestinal wall have been allegedly associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver (NAFL). Our goal was to study...

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Metabolic characterization of two different non-alcoholic fatty liver disease pre-clinical mouse models
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Rocío Gallego-Durán, Leticia Álvarez-Amor, Antonio Gil-Gómez, Ángela Rojas, Rocío Muñoz-Hernández, Antonio Cádernas-García, Douglas Maya-Miles, Rocío Montero-Vallejo, Sheila Gato, Yolanda Sánchez Torrijos, Javier Ampuero, Francisco Martín, Manuel Romero-Gómez,

Introduction: non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the most prevalent liver disorders in the developed world. Currently, there is no approved pharmacological therapy except for lifestyle intervention....

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Association between thymosin beta4 and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
308-313
Yong Jiang, Ying Zhang, Cui-Hua Ma, Zhi-Guang Zhang, Man Li, Ying-Lan Ji, Feng-Xiang Qi,

Background and aims: non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common type of chronic liver injury worldwide. Some studies have shown that thymosin beta4 (Tβ4) is closely related to liver diseases....

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Psoriasis and fatty liver: a harmful synergy
314-319
Antonio Olveira, Pedro Herranz, María Luisa Montes,

Numerous epidemiology studies confirm the increasing prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in severe psoriasis, with more than double the risk reported for patients without psoriasis (odds ratio...

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Colorectal penetration by two intrauterine devices
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Mariana Tavecchia, Aurora Burgos García, Pedro de María Pallares,

A colonoscopy was performed as part of a colorectal screening program on a 77-year-old female with positive fecal occult blood test. During withdrawal, two metallic elongated foreign bodies, around 20...

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Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the main duct in a patient with pancreas divisum
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Pablo Sánchez Acedo, Guillermo Viteri Ramírez, Javier Herrera Cabezón, Antonio Tarifa Castilla,

Pancreas divisum is a congenital anomaly present in 5-10% of the population and is usually asymptomatic. Pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMN) are mucinous cystic tumors that have...

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Case Report

Alagille syndrome: an uncommon cause of intrahepatic cholestasis in adults
323-326
Wei Zhang, Xinyan Zhao, Jian Huang, Xiaojuan Ou, Jidong Jia,

Alagille syndrome (ALGS) is an autosomal-dominant multisystem disorder caused by mutations in Jagged 1 (JAG1) or NOTCH2. The penetrance is low but highly variable. It is almost exclusively diagnosed in...

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Case Report

Linitis plastica of the colon due to metastases of invasive lobular breast carcinoma
326-328
David Viso Vidal, Rafael Villanueva Pavón, Francisco Jorquera Plaza,

Colon metastases from breast carcinoma are relatively rare and the invasive lobular subtype tends to metastasize more frequently due to its peritoneal dissemination. A 67-year-old female with a lobular...

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Research letter

A granular cell tumor: an unusual colon polyp
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Tiago Leal, Sofia Carvalho, Juliana M. Costa,

We read with interest the article by Sevilla Ribota et al1 that described an unexpected finding of a granular cell tumour (GCT) of the rectum, which was removed by band ligation-assisted mucosectomy. We...

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Research letter

Scientific report: a case of acute pancreatitis due to liraglutide
329-330
Noe Quesada-Vázquez,

Liraglutide is a long-acting glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analog. GLP-1 analogues are used as a second option treatment for type 2 diabetes and weight management in obese patients. Data in the literature...

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Research letter

Duodenal villous atrophy with a negative serology induced by mycophenolate mofetil: not everything is celiac disease
330-331
Javier Lucas Ramos, Pedro de María Pallarés, Álvaro Pezzela Risueño,

Mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) is an immunosuppressive agent that is used in transplanted patients, with frequent gastrointestinal adverse effects. We report the case of a patient, under chronic therapy...

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Research letter

Management of duodenal perforations after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
331-333
Francisco Miguel González Valverde, Antonio José Fernández López,

Objective:To describe our experience regarding post-endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP) perforations and its conservative management. Material and methods: Retrospective study of the...

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Research letter

Mantle cell lymphoma of the cecum
333-334
Gonçalo Nunes, Pedro Sequeira, Vítor Fernandes,

The authors have read with great interest the recently published article “Colon lymphomas: an analysis of our experience over the last 23 years” by Martín Domínguez V et al., a single center retrospective...

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Sometimes things are what they seem
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Ana Barbado Cano on behalf of Grupo de Trabajo de Aparato Digestivo en Enfermedades Biliopancreáticas*, Eva Marín Serrano, Ana Barbado Cano,

* Grupo de Trabajo de Aparato Digestivo en Enfermedades Biliopancreáticas: Ana Barbado Cano

Accessory spleen is a frequent congenital abnormality (10-20%) resulting in the fusion failure of splenunculi. We present a case report of a 74 year-old man with a nodule identified in the tail of the...

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