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ClinicalTrials.gov
VX15/2503 and Immunotherapy in Resectable Pancreatic and Colorectal Cancer - Full Text View... To extend the previously reported safety profile of single agent VX15/2503 to the combination of VX15/2503 and immune checkpoint inhibitors, ipilimumab or nivolumab, in patients with pancreatic and colorectal cancer. OUTLINE. Patients are randomized to 1 of 4 arms.
Oncology (3)
Colorectal Neoplasms (3), Neoplasms (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Compare Bleeding Risk Between Cold and Hot Snaring Polypectomy for Small Colorectal Polyp: a Randomized Control Trial - Full ... be randomized into either cold snaring or hot snaring polypectomy group. In the group with cold snaring, polypectomy will be done without electrocautery. In the hot snaring group, the polypectomy will be performed with electrocautery.
Polyps (4)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Evaluation of progression to cirrhosis with a correlation test between chlordecone exposure and fibrosis in active and chronic hepatitis due to virus B, C or alcohol ... impact of chlordecone on the evolution of fibrosis to cirrhosis in chronic hepatitis whereas many studies have been reported liver damage in ... if co-exposition to chlordecone can induce evolution to cirrhosis in chronic hepatitis due to alcohol or viral hepatitis.
Infectious Diseases (7)
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ClinicalTrials.gov
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease - Full Text View. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are frequently encountered in patients with metabolic syndrome (MS... injury blood markers or have been performed in morbidly obese patients undergoing intraoperative needle liver biopsy during bariatric surgery.
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News-Medical.net
20% of young colon cancer patients have inherited genetic abnormality, research finds... A new study indicates a benefit for all young colon cancer patients to have genetic testing... Genetic testing is usually only recommended for colon cancer patients with a strong family history or with tumors with certain features ... qualifies for genetic testing, usually involving multiple relatives with colon cancer diagnoses spanning two generations.
Oncology (17)
Neoplasms (9), Colonic Neoplasms (5), Colorectal Neoplasms (4)
CBC News Canada
Woman in critical condition from liver failure can't get transplant due to protocols - CBC News ... rights advocate is considering legal action against an Ontario organ transplant agency after she was denied access to a liver transplant wait list based on a history of alcohol ... She was diagnosed with acute liver failure.
Liver Diseases (3), Liver Failure (3), Acute Liver Failure (1)
Prostate Cancer News
Esophageal Cancer Linked to Specific Types of Oral Bacteria Scientists at NYU Langone Health's Perlmutter Cancer Center say that at least three kinds of bacteria in the mouths of Americans may heighten or lower their risk of developing esophageal cancer. Their study (“Oral Microbiome Composition Reflects Prospective Risk for Esophageal Cancers”), which appears in Cancer Research, analyzes data from two national studies involving more than 120,000 patients.
Oncology (16), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (1)
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ClinicalTrials.gov
... Subjects With Hypertriglyceridemia, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease - Full Text View... with Hypertriglyceridemia, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM), and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD... Fatty Liver, Nonalcoholic... With Hypertriglyceridemia, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM), and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD... ISIS 703802 on changes from Baseline at End-of-Treatment on liver fat [ Time Frame: 6 months.
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ClinicalTrials.gov
Diet Management on Hepatic Encephalopathy of Patients With Variceal Bleeding After Intrahepatic Portosystemic ... Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a severe complication of TIPS treatment in patients with cirrhosis and variceal bleeding ... strategy, drawn up from the nutritional management consensus of hepatic encephalopathy (ISHEN consensus), could decrease incidence of encephalopathy after TIPS treatment of the patient with cirrhosis and variceal bleeding ...
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Hepatic Encephalopathy (4), Cirrhosis (2), Portal Hypertension (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Reducing Up-set Stomach and Vomiting After Surgery Using Essential Oils - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. If participants decide to take part in this study, they will be asked to use choose a small nasal inhaler from a bag, open the sealed package, and inhale from the nasal inhaler 3 times, inhaling through the nose and exhaling through the ...
ClinicalTrials.gov
Systems Analysis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Graft Versus Host Disease - Full Text View ... This research study will examine the immunology of different gastrointestinal disturbances such as Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Graft-versus-Host Disease (GVHD), and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorder (FGID ... hypothesize that they can define the mechanisms responsible for gastrointestinal (GI) acute GVHD and differentiate it from other inflammatory disorders by using advanced immunologic analysis ...
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ClinicalTrials.gov
Sofosbuvir and Daclatasvir for Treating Hepatitis C in 200 Patients Co-infected With Human Immunodeficiency ... To achieve the goal of elimination of hepatitis C in 2030 as set forward by the world ... as they are receiving ART which frequently interferes with hepatitis treatment... treatment duration will be 12 weeks for subjects without cirrhosis and 24 weeks for those with cirrhosis.
Infectious Diseases (5), Immune System Diseases (2)
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ClinicalTrials.gov
Pilot Study of the Physiological Effects of an Integrative Medicine Approach in Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Secondary Outcome Measures. The typical goal of the integrative medicine approach is to develop an individualized plan to help restore homeostasis to the gastrointestinal system targeting a reduction in inflammation as an important element in helping to relieve symptoms.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Hepatic Transarterial Administrations of NKR-2 in Patients With Unresectable Liver Metastases From Colorectal Cancer - Full Text View ... weeks (14 days) for a total of 3 administrations (hepatic transarterial administrations) within 4 weeks (28 days... NKR-2 cells will be administered (hepatic transarterial administration) every 2 weeks (14 days) for a ...
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Prostate Cancer News
Oral Microbiota Indicates Link Between Periodontal Disease and Esophageal Cancer PHILADELPHIA — An analysis of bacteria present in the mouth showed that some types of bacteria that lead to periodontal disease were associated with higher risk of esophageal cancer, according to a study published in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.
Oncology (27)
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News-Medical.net
... no overt symptoms or pain in its early stages, pancreatic cancer often is not diagnosed until it has spread to other organs, especially the liver and the lungs -- a point when surgical removal is ... blood and tissue from a series of patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC, the most common form of pancreatic cancer); precancerous neoplasms (PN, abnormal growths of the pancreas); pancreatitis (an inflammation of the pancreas); and normal pancreas ...
Oncology (24)
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Health Imaging
Nuke med intervention safe, effective against advanced liver cancer. Patients who have advanced liver cancer with blockage or narrowing of the blood vessel that ... and several other lab results used for staging chronic liver disease were strongly predictive of outcomes... Overall survival outcomes are affected by baseline liver function, tumor size and AFP level.
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Daily Mail (United Kingdom)
YouTube star Angry Grandpa dies aged 67 of cirrhosis... antics, has died aged 67 after a battle with cirrhosis, his son has announced... cancer, but had battled numerous other health issues, including cirrhosis... antics, has died aged 67 after a battle with cirrhosis, his son has announced... Charles' liver disease was diagnosed over the summer, after he collapsed while at his ...
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Cirrhosis (9), Skin Neoplasms (2), Kidney Calculi (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Study to Evaluate the Pharmacokinetics, Safety, and Tolerability of Seladelpar in Subjects With Hepatic Impairment and Healthy Subjects - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Maximum plasma concentration (Cmax) [ Time Frame: 5 days. Time to reach maximum concentration (Tmax) [ Time Frame: 5 days. Area under of the curve (AUC0-t and AUC0-∞) [ Time Frame: 5 days.
News-Medical.net
... detect chromosomal abnormalities -- biomarkers known as telomere fusions--in pancreatic tumor specimens and pancreatic cyst fluids... with surveillance, avoiding the morbidity and risks related to pancreatic surgery," explained Michael Goggins, MD, Sol Goldman Professor of Pancreatic Cancer Research, Departments of Pathology, Surgery, and Oncology, Sol Goldman Pancreatic Cancer Research Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Baltimore ...
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CenterWatch Clinical Trials Today Headlines
... dkst) as a biosimilar to Herceptin (trastuzumab) for the treatment of patients with breast or metastatic stomach cancer (gastric or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma) whose tumors overexpress the HER2 gene (HER2 ... first biosimilar approved in the U.S. for the treatment of breast cancer or stomach cancer and the second biosimilar approved in the U.S ...
Oncology (7), Sleep Disorders (1), Cardiovascular Diseases (1)
Stomach Neoplasms (3), Neoplasms (3), Neutropenia (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Study of ARO-HBV in Normal Adult Volunteers and Patients With Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Number of Participants With Adverse Events (AEs) Possibly or Probably Related to Treatment [ Time Frame: Part A (single-ascending dose [SAD] phase): up to 90 days; Part B (multiple-ascending dose [MAD] phase): up to 203 days.
Infectious Diseases (2)
Hepatitis B (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Study to Assess Clinical Outcomes in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients Previously Treated With Daclatasvir-Based Regimens - Full Text View... Incidence of hepatic disease progression events [ Time Frame: up to 5 years. Secondary Outcome Measures. Durability of virologic response [ Time Frame: up to 5 years. assessed by response in subjects previously treated with DCV-based therapy who achieved sustained virologic response ...
Infectious Diseases (2)
Chronic Hepatitis C (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Improvement of Hard Endpoint in Chronic Hepatitis B Patients Treated With Antiviral Therapy - Full Text View... Subjects who have completed the 3 years research "Clinical Effects and Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Early Anti-viral Therapy on HBV-related Compensated Liver Cirrhosis. Drug: Nucleos(t)ide Analogues. Entecavir 0.5mg daily for no less than 5 years ;Lamivudine:100mg qd daily for ...
Infectious Diseases (2), Immune System Diseases (2)
Chronic Hepatitis B (2), Liver Cirrhosis (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
... such as Apelin, Chemerin and adiponectin in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and compare it with healthy controls... Irritable bowel syndrome severity score system is validated for use in IBS patients, which included five clinically relevant items during a ... iv) dissatisfaction with bowel habits, and (v) interference of IBS with life in general.
Gastrointestinal Diseases (2), Endocrine Disorders (1)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (8), Colonic Diseases (2), Gastrointestinal Diseases (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Immunological Profiles in Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Full Text View... Rationale: Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) is a heterogeneous group of diseases regarding clinical presentation, disease course and treatment response... Collection of biopsies during the gastroenterological endoscopy, ie without interventions like polypectomy, is a safe procedure (bleeding, perforation <0,001. In the regular clinical practice, different endoscopists take a variable number of ...
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (3)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease is Associated With Increased Atrial Fibrillation Risk in an Elderly Chinese Population - Full Text View... Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the most prevalent liver diseases in the world whose prevalence ranges from 6% to 35%, with a median of 20% in the general ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (6), Endocrine Disorders (2), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (1)
Atrial Fibrillation (2), Fatty Liver (2), Heart Failure (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Hepatic Artery Infusion Pump Chemotherapy With Floxuridine and Dexamethasone in Combination With Systemic Chemotherapy for Patients With Colorectal Cancer Metastatic to the Liver - Full Text View ... Many people with colorectal cancer get liver metastases... drugs over 2 weeks at constant rate into the hepatic artery... To study the effectiveness of a hepatic artery infusion pump at treating colorectal metastases to the ...
Oncology (4)
Colorectal Neoplasms (3), Neoplasms (1)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Notice of Expiration of PAR-15-289 "The Pancreatic Cancer Detection Consortium (U01. Notice of Expiration of PAR-15-289 "The Pancreatic Cancer Detection Consortium (U01... This Notice announces the expiration of PAR-15-289 "The Pancreatic Cancer Detection Consortium (U01)" effective immediately. The following sections of Part 1. Overview Information, Key Dates are being modified.
Oncology (6)
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News-Medical.net
Study finds increasing incidence of inflammatory bowel disease in newly industrialized countries... South America have seen a rise in incidence of inflammatory bowel disease as they have become increasingly industrialized and westernized, a ... or prevalence of two of the main conditions of inflammatory bowel disease - Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis - between 1990 and 2016 ...
Immune System Diseases (1)
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (9), Ulcerative Colitis (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
... Grazoprevir Plus Elbasvir) in Chronic Hemodialysis (HD) Patients With Hepatitis C - Full Text View... Background - Hepatitis C (HCV) is common in hemodialysis (HD) patients with ... Hepatitis C is associated with increased mortality in HD patients ... Liver biopsy (within 24 mo of treatment) or Fibroscan within 12 mo of treatment 7 ...
Infectious Diseases (5)
Hepatitis C (4), Hepatitis (1), Hospital Infections (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Toward Elimination of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV): A Pilot Study - Full Text View... To demonstrate that colocation treatment of substance use disorder and Hepatitis C infection concurrently while proving addiction counselling will achieve increased duration of sobriety and elimination of Hepatitis C virus in study participants. Primary objective. 1. Cure rates (SVR-12, HCV plasma RNA not quantifiable 12 weeks ...
Infectious Diseases (4)
Hepatitis C (4), Infections (2), Substance Use Disorders (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
A Phase Ⅳ Clinical Trial of the Recombinant Hepatitis E Vaccine (Escherichia Coli)(the Lot Consistency Trial) - Full ... Biological: Participants would receive 3 doses of Recombinant Hepatitis E Vaccine (Escherichia Coli) intramuscularly at 0, 1, 6 ... Participants would receive 3 doses of Recombinant Hepatitis E Vaccine (Escherichia Coli) intramuscularly at 0, 1, 6 ...
Vaccines (4), Infectious Diseases (4)
Hepatitis E (4)
ClinicalTrials.gov
... Caloric Restriction vs. Alternate-Day Fasting in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease - Full Text View... Non alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has a prevalence of up to 80% in ... lead to statohepatitis (NASH) and fibrosis as well as cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. As NAFLD is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality and as NAFLD-induced liver disease is anticipated to be the most common indication for liver transplantation over the next decade, treatment options are desperately needed but very few are available ...
Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (13), Neuroscience (2), Cardiovascular Diseases (1)
Insulin Sensitivity (3), Alcoholic Fatty Liver (3), Fibrosis (2)
John Flucke's Blog
John Flucke's Blog - Ramblings of Dentistry's Technology Evangelist: Oral Microbiome Composition Reflects Prospective Risk for Esophageal Cancers As more and more links are beginning to be found between the bugs found causing disease in the oral cavity and the bugs that cause disease in the rest of the body, more and more we’re beginning to understand the interconnection of the body.
Oncology (2)
Neoplasms (2), Adenocarcinoma (2), Squamous Cell Carcinoma (1)
News-Medical.net
... microorganisms in the body -; may play a role in colon cancer growth and could offer a new avenue for treatment of the disease, researchers say ... sought to determine if theFusobacterium-laced nature of colorectal cancers is preserved when the tumor cells metastasize to the liver ... it clear how Fusobacterium makes the journey from the colon to the liver or other organs.
Oncology (17), Infectious Diseases (3)
Neoplasms (21), Colorectal Neoplasms (6), Colonic Neoplasms (3)
News-Medical.net
... amphibian could pave way for finding a cure to cirrhosis... the way to finding a cure to the devastating liver condition cirrhosis, a new study published in the prestigious Journal of ... and reduce the scar tissue which can lead to cirrhosis... Liver cirrhosis must be diagnosed early and the cause treated, but damage is rarely ...
Infectious Diseases (1)
Cirrhosis (9), Liver Cirrhosis (2), Hepatitis (1)
FiercePharma
Growth in retail drug spending freefalls along with hepatitis C drug costs, analysis says... According to the agency, it was a decrease in hepatitis C costs—market watchers will remember Gilead's supersuccessful Sovaldi and Harvoni rollouts—fewer new drug launches, and a moderation in price hikes for both branded and ...
Infectious Diseases (3)
Hepatitis C (3)
Health Imaging
Colon, breast, ovarian cancer survival rates lower in blacks than whites... Five-year survival rates for colon, breast and ovarian cancers have been improved—from 54.7 percent for 2001-2003 to 56.6 percent for 2004-2009. But the troubling news is that racial disparities persist, with white five-year survival rates for those same time periods were 63.7 percent and ...
Oncology (7)
Neoplasms (5), Ovarian Neoplasms (2), Breast Neoplasms (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
A Study on Diagnosis and Treatment of End Stage Liver Disease Complicated With Infection (SESLDIR Study) - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Secondary Outcome Measures. Non-liver transplant survival [ Time Frame: 6 months. Non-liver transplant survival rate at 30 days, 60 days and 6 months after empirical antibiotic treatment.
Infectious Diseases (2)
End Stage Liver Disease (2), Infections (2)
41. Tips Underdilatation in Patients With Cirrhosis  
Date: 12/06/2017 09:08
ClinicalTrials.gov
Tips Underdilatation in Patients With Cirrhosis - Full Text View. The transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) is a well-established procedure for the treatment of portal hypertensive bleeding, refractory ascites and vascular diseases of the liver. The major drawbacks of this procedure are shunt dysfunction and portosystemic encephalopathy (PSE. The availability of self-expandable polytetrafluoroethylene-covered stentgrafts (PTFE-SGs) has dramatically ...
Cirrhosis (2), Hepatic Encephalopathy (1), Vascular Diseases (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Hepatic Arterial Infusion of Gemcitabine-oxaliplatin for Second-line Therapy in Non-metastatic Unresectable Intra-hepatic Cholangiocarcinoma - Full Text View ... Vascularisation of hepatic tumors is almost exclusively provided by the hepatic artery... Hepatic IA chemotherapy has rarely been used for the treatment of intra-hepatic cholangiocarcinoma (IHC), essentially in case-reports from Asia and ...
Cholangiocarcinoma (7), Neoplasms (4)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Archival primary tumor tissue, fresh liver tumor tissue, baseline tube whole blood, serial 4x tube of whole blood every 3-6 months until disease relapse or 2 years post-liver resection ... The Comprehensive Genomic Profiling of Colorectal Cancer Patients with Isolated Liver Metastases to Understand Response and Resistance to Cancer Therapy (COMPARISON) study aims to assess the disease course of CRC by collecting primary tumor and metastatic liver specimens following pre-operative chemotherapy ...
Oncology (31), Gastrointestinal Diseases (2)
Neoplasms (23), Colorectal Neoplasms (12), Squamous Cell Carcinoma (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Italian National Study on the Critically Ill Liver Transplant Patient With an Infection - Full Text View... Italian National Multicenter Study on Infections in the Critically Ill Liver Transplant Recipient. Resource links provided by NLM. Further study details as provided by Gianni Biancofiore, Azienda Ospedaliero, Universitaria Pisana. Primary Outcome Measures. Secondary Outcome Measures.
Infectious Diseases (1)
Infections (7), Sepsis (1)
News-Medical.net
Pancreatic cancer is one of the most aggressive forms of cancer and is currently very difficult to treat ... This ultimately leads to the growth of the malignant pancreatic tumour, pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma... medications could, in future, prevent the development of malignant pancreatic cancer in people with a high risk of the disease ...
Oncology (13), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (2), Endocrine Disorders (1)
Pancreatic Neoplasms (7), Neoplasms (7), Chronic Pancreatitis (2)
Health Imaging
Obesity, diabetes account for 5.6% of cancers, especially tumors in colon, gallbladder, liver. Radiologists and health imaging specialists trust in technology—improvements in image quality, efficiency and costs will likely continue. But the methods of cancer detection may be no match for individual health decisions. According to a study The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, diabetes and high body mass index ...
Endocrine Disorders (7), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (6), Oncology (5)
Neoplasms (7), Diabetes Mellitus (6), Obesity (3)
ClinicalTrials.gov
... Pharmacokinetics Study of JNJ-56136379 in Participants With Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection - Full Text View... Change From Baseline in Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) Levels [ Time Frame: Baseline up ... Change from baseline in Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) levels will be assessed... Change From Baseline in Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) Levels [ Time Frame ...
Infectious Diseases (8)
Hepatitis B (6), Infections (2), Chronic Hepatitis B (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Study of Romiplostim for Chemo-induced Thrombocytopenia in Adults With Lung, Ovarian, Gastrointestinal/Colorectal Cancer - Full Text View... This study is designed to study Romiplostim for the treatment of chemotherapy-induced thrombocytopenia (CIT) in patients receiving chemotherapy for the treatment of lung, ovarian, or gastrointestinal/colorectal cancer.
Oncology (3)
Colorectal Neoplasms (3), Thrombocytopenia (3)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Epidemiology of Hepatitis B, C and Delta in Reunion Island - Full Text ... Viral hepatitis B, C and Δ represent a global public health ... the Dhumeaux report on "Management of people infected with hepatitis B or hepatitis C viruses" identifies a residual area of weakness in ... improving our knowledge on the characteristics of patients with hepatitis B, C and Δ in Reunion Island, their follow ...
Infectious Diseases (10)
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ClinicalTrials.gov
IIaprazole for the Treatment and Prevention of Peptic Ulcer Bleeding in Chinese Patients - Full Text View. Drug: Ilaprazole. 10 mg ilaprazole daily (at day 1-3) through intravenous infusion within 30min with first dose doubling. Since 4th day, those patients were changed to take oral ilaprazole tablets 10mg each day till 30th day.
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ClinicalTrials.gov
To Assess the Role of Fecal Microbiota Transplant in Acute Liver Failure - Full Text View... Standard Medical Treatment includes antibiotics,CRRT (Continuous Renal replacement Therapy),Liver Dialysis. Other: Fecal Microbiota Transplant. Fecal Microbiota Transplant Stool specimen (preferably Bristol Stool Type 3 or 4) with a weight of ∼50 g will be considered adequate.
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ClinicalTrials.gov
Ilaprazole for the Treatment and Prevention of Peptic Ulcer Bleeding in Chinese Patients - Full Text View. Drug: Ilaprazole. 10 mg ilaprazole daily (at day 1-3) through intravenous infusion within 30min with first dose doubling. Drug: Ilaprazole tablet. Since 4th day, those patients were changed to take oral ilaprazole tablets 10mg each day till 30th day.
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News-Medical.net
Findings reveal consistent racial disparities in ovarian, colon, and breast cancer patients’ survival... Three new articles present trends in survival for patients with ovarian, colon, and breast cancer in the United States by race and stage... Concerning colon cancer, the five-year net survival increased 0.9 percent from 63.7 percent ...
Oncology (9)
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Prostate Cancer News
Researchers identify oral bacteria linked to esophageal cancer - Prostate Cancer News Today Researchers identify oral bacteria linked to esophageal cancer 16:54 GMT - News-Medical.net December 1, 2017 Researchers at NYU Langone Health's Perlmutter Cancer Center report that at least three kinds of bacteria in the mouths of Americans may heighten or lower their risk of developing esophageal cancer.
Oncology (7)
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Prostate Cancer News
Oral bacteria that lead to periodontal disease linked to higher risk of esophageal cancer - Prostate Cancer News Today Oral bacteria that lead to periodontal disease linked to higher risk of esophageal cancer 17:47 GMT - News-Medical.net December 1, 2017 Bottom Line: An analysis of bacteria present in the mouth showed that some types of bacteria that lead to periodontal disease were associated with higher risk of esophageal cancer.
Oncology (7)
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56. Metformin Treatment for Colon Cancer  
Date: 12/01/2017 12:00
ClinicalTrials.gov
Metformin Treatment for Colon Cancer - Full Text View... colon cancer cell lines will be grown in vitro in the presence of plasma ... colon cancer cell lines will be grown in vitro in the presence of plasma ... colon cancer cell lines will be grown in vitro in the presence of plasma ...
Oncology (5), Endocrine Disorders (2)
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ClinicalTrials.gov
Grazoprevir/Elbasvir for Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 4 Post Kidney Transplant - Full Text View. Experimental: Treatment Group. This is a prospective, interventional, case-control study at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre in post-renal transplant patients who are receiving Grazoprevir/Elbasvir combination. Data will be compared with matched historical controls, which will be selected according to the ...
Infectious Diseases (2)
Hepatitis C (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Impact of Bacillus Clausii Administration on Irritable Bowel Syndrome Patients - Full Text View. This study has been completed. Sponsor. Hospital Britanico. ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier. NCT03359499. First Posted. December 1, 2017. Last Update Posted: December 1, 2017. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (2)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Pharmacokinetic and Safety Study of Niraparib With Normal or Moderate Hepatic Impairment Patients - Full Text View. Experimental: Normal hepatic function (Group 1. To evaluate the pharmocokinetics and safety of niraparib. Drug: Niraparib. Niraparib is a potent, orally active PARP1 and PARP2 inhibitor being developed as a treatment for patients with tumors that harbor defects in the homologous recombination DNA repair ...
Neoplasms (1)
ClinicalTrials.gov
Treatment of Steroid Refractory Gastro-intestinal Acute GVHD afteR AllogeneiC HSCT With fEcal Microbiota tranSfer - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Secondary Outcome Measures. Safety of FMT in patients with SR-GI-aGVHD [ Time Frame: through study completion, an average of six months. The overall safety of the study will be evaluated with the incidence of all AEs and SAEs ...
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... conduct an exploratory study, on 10 spondyloarthritis and 20 inflammatory bowel diseases patients (10 Crohn's disease and 10 ulcerative colitis (UC), in which a first anti-TNF alpha treatment ... A mirror group of 10 spondyloarthritis and 20 inflammatory bowel diseases patients (10 Crohn's disease and 10 ulcerative colitis), in which an "all but anti-TNF alpha or ...
Immune System Diseases (2)
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (4), Ulcerative Colitis (2)
62. Researchers ID Bacteria Tied to Esophageal Cancer  
Date: 12/01/2017 09:01
Prostate Cancer News
Researchers ID Bacteria Tied to Esophageal Cancer - Prostate Cancer News Today Researchers ID Bacteria Tied to Esophageal Cancer 14:01 GMT - Newswise Newswise — Researchers at NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center report that at least three kinds of bacteria in the mouths of Americans may heighten or lower their risk of developing esophageal cancer.
Oncology (7)
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News-Medical.net
... College of Medicine have shown that a new targeted treatment could benefit patients with certain pancreatic tumors by preventing spread of the cancer and protecting their heart from damage--a direct result ... Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors--pancreatic NETs, pNETs or islet cell tumors--are tumors that form from the abnormal growth of neuroendocrine cells ... Department of Internal Medicine, and member of the Cincinnati Cancer Consortium and UC Cancer Institute's Pancreatic Cancer Center.
Oncology (11), Blood Disorders and Hematology (1)
Neoplasms (19), Carcinoid Tumor (4), Neuroendocrine Tumors (2)
Prostate Cancer News
Researchers find bacteria tied to esophageal cancer - Prostate Cancer News Today Researchers find bacteria tied to esophageal cancer 05:41 GMT - Medical Xpress Killer T cells surround a cancer cell. Credit: NIH Researchers at NYU Langone Health's Perlmutter Cancer Center report that at least three kinds of bacteria in the mouths of Americans may heighten or lower their risk of developing esophageal cancer.
Oncology (8)
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ClinicalTrials.gov
A Real-World Study of Pegylated Interferon In Nucleoside-treated Patients With Chronic Hepatitis B - Full Text View. Experimental: Sequential combination therapy group. Patients are treated with pegylated Interferon (180ug, subcutaneously, once a week) plus entecavir (0.5mg, orally, every day) or tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (300mg, orally, every day) for 48/72/96 weeks.
Infectious Diseases (2)
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ClinicalTrials.gov
Susceptibility to Infections, Tumor Risk and Liver Disease in Patients With Ataxia Telangiectasia - Full Text View ... Additionally the patients suffer from a fatty liver with increased transaminases and have the risk for a cirrhosis of the liver and a hepatocellular carcinoma ... well as changes oft the immune status, measure of liver disease and tumor risk in patients with A-T, with and without ...
Oncology (1)
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ClinicalTrials.gov
Cancer of the Head of the Pancreas: Early Surgery or Preoperative Biliary Drainage... Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is used to place an endoprosthesis to the biliary ducts to drain biliary stasis, and the patients proceed to pancreatic resection within 6 weeks of recruitment. Device: Tannenbaum Fr 10 stent or WallFlex stent.
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Endoscopic Resection in Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease - Full Text View... This long-term PPI treatment would likely increase the risk of pulmonary and digestive infections and would not prevent evolution to adenocarcinoma of Barrett's Esophagus ... ENDOSCOPIC MUCOSAL RESECTION AT DAY 1. Procedure: Endoscopic mucosal resection... Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) and or endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD), is at ...
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CLINICAL TRIAL TO EVALUATE EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF XILOGLUCAN IN ACUTE GASTROENTERITIS IN CHILDREN - Full Text View. Acute gastroenteritis (GEA) is an inflammation of the intestinal mucosa that clinically translates into an acute episode of diarrhea and ... Infants are more vulnerable to gastrointestinal infection and its consequences, dehydration and malnutrition.
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FiercePharma
Gilead prices hepatitis C giant Sovaldi in China at one-fifth the ... with China’s drug authorities on the price of its hepatitis C blockbuster Sovaldi in that country, the company was ... Gilead nabs Chinese nod for Sovaldi, eyeing world's largest hepatitis C patient base... filed for approval in China of Vemlidy to treat hepatitis B, and it is planning several filings for its ...
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Changes in microbiome due to antibiotic exposure may increase risk for inflammatory bowel disease... Exposure to antibiotics in mothers may increase risk for inflammatory bowel diseases in their offspring... antibiotic use have increased in recent decades, the incidence of autoimmune conditions like inflammatory bowel disease or IBD have increased substantially.
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... of Coconut Milk Supplementation to Improve Nutritional Status in Cirrhosis Patient - Full Text View. Liver cirrhosis still becomes a major issue in Indonesia. Malnutrition has been observed in liver cirrhosis patients as it deteriorates liver function and cirrhosis itself. Malnutrition in liver cirrhosis can increase morbidity and mortality rates. Patients with liver cirrhosis have increased energy expenditure and endogenous fat oxidation reaction ...
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Anti-Hepatitis A Virus, Pharmacokinetics, and Safety of Immune Globulin (Human) - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. This is a single center, open-label, single-arm study design, in which approximately 28 subjects will receive the same study treatment (0.2 mL/kg dose via IM injection. There is no reference therapy in this study.
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ClinicalTrials.gov
... Terlipressinum on the Portal Vein Pressure of Patients With Liver Tumor After Liver Resection - Full Text View... Liver resection is a common treatment for liver tumors... with portal hypertension were more likely to have persistent liver failure and shorter long-term survival after liver resection operation, compared to patients without portal hypertension ... Most of liver cancer patients in China have disease backgroud including chronic hepatitis and cirrhosis ...
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Trial Investigating Alvimopan for Enhanced Gastrointestinal Recovery After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Secondary Outcome Measures. Prolonged ileus [ Time Frame: from surgery to discharge (generally no longer than two weeks. The proportion of patients who do not pass flatus or bowel movement greater than 7 days from the time of surgery.
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Prostate Cancer News
Local plant validated for ovarian, pancreatic cancer treatment - Prostate Cancer News Today. Local plant validated for ovarian, pancreatic cancer treatment... Chieftaincy leaf, serpent wood or swizzler stick in English, asofeyeje in Yoruba, akanta in Ibo, and wada in Hausa, has been validated for treatment of ovarian, pancreatic and prostate cancer.
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The Characterization of Small and Diminutive Colonic Polyps in LCI - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Secondary Outcome Measures. Sensitivity [ Time Frame: 5 months. Sensitivity of white light endoscopy in predicting histology. specificity [ Time Frame: 5 months. sensitivity of white light endoscopy in predicting histology. Sensitivity [ Time Frame: 5 months.
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... Trials to Validate the Use of Additioned Endoscopy in Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography - Full Text View... complications of ERCP treatment [ Time Frame: up to 1 month after ERCP completion ... if additioned endoscopy will have impact on incidence of ERCP complications, including perforation, bleeding, post-ERCP pancreatitis... is to evaluate the use of additioned endoscopy in ERCP treatment, specifically in shortening the duration of ERCP operation and lowering incidence of complications ...
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... in Hepatology, indicate that multiple components of the metabolic syndrome affect the risk of severe liver disease in conjunction with alcohol consumption at levels that are ... Worldwide there is an increasing burden of liver disease and liver cancer... alcohol consumption are both associated with increased risks of liver disease, although only a minority of patients with early-stage liver disease (e.g ... fatty liver) develop liver failure or liver cancer.
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... Brain and the Perception of Pain in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) - Measured With Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging... functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) in patients with chronic inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD... reduce the perception of pain in patients with chronic inflammatory bowel diseases, which is in association with changes in the brain ...
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... been used for more than 30 years in the treatment of liver diseases in Asian countries, who can relieve necro-inflammatory and liver fibrosis or cirrhosis Recent study has shown that inflammation plays the important role in chronic HBV and fibrosis or cirrhosis disease progression, but antiviral therapy only may not reduce ...
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... 15 plays an important role in the development of pancreatic cancer and might be required for the development of early pancreatic tumors," says principal investigator Denis Guttridge, PhD, professor of Cancer Biology and Genetics at Ohio State and associate director ... Guttridge and his colleagues conducted the study using pancreatic-cancer cell lines, cells from patient tumors and an animal model ...
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NEJM - Physician's First Watch
The CDC and the American College of Physicians have released best practice advice on vaccinating against and screening for hepatitis B virus (HBV). The document....
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84. MRI of Esophagus Cancer  
Date: 11/20/2017 10:32
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MRI of Esophagus Cancer - Full Text View. The role of MRI in the management of esophageal cancer remains unclear and poorly studied. Recent technical advances suggest that MRI may become a powerful technique for the initial assessment of esophageal cancer, but also for the evaluation of response to neo-adjuvant treatment before surgery.
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Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
... performed within 24 h of patient presentation after adequate colon preparation to potentially improve diagnostic and therapeutic yield (Conditional recommendation, low-quality evidence ... are recommended as clips may be safer in the colon than contact thermal therapy and are generally easier to perform than band ligation, particularly for right-sided colon lesions (Conditional recommendation, low-quality evidence ...
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86. Entecavir for Decompensated HBV Cirrhosis  
Date: 11/17/2017 12:00
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Entecavir for Decompensated HBV Cirrhosis - Full Text View... Chronic HBV infection gradually progress to liver cirrhosis. Over time, as liver damage and cirrhosis advance, the illness progress to a stage termed as decompensated cirrhosis, characterized by development of one or more of serious, life-threatening complications (ascites, hepatic encephalopathy, variceal bleeding or jaundice ...
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Prostate Cancer News
Existing parasite drug may fight prostate, colon cancer - Prostate Cancer News Today. Existing parasite drug may fight prostate, colon cancer... drugs, could be effective in deterring the growth of prostate and colon cancer cells.According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), prostate cancer is the second most common cancer type ...
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... be an effective and affordable screening method for the diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, new research suggests... improve the sensitivity and specificity of FAIMS technology for pancreatic cancer to 90%” explained researcher Doctor Samuli Nissinen, a specialist in gastroenterology and internal medicine ... The median survival time for someone diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in Europe is just 4.6 months, with patients losing ...
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Pre-Operative Trial (PGHA vs. PGH) for Resectable Pancreatic Cancer - Full Text View. Experimental: PGHA. Gemcitabine, Nab-Paclitaxel, and hydroxychloroquine and Avelumab. Drug: Gemcitabine, Nab-Paclitaxel, hydroxychloroquine and Avelumab. 2 cycles of gemcitabine and nab-paclitaxel (1000mg/m2 & 125mg/m2 - day 1, 8, 15) and hydroxychloroquine (1200mg/day) with Avelumab (days 1 and 15 of each 28-day cycle.
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Prostate Cancer News
Anti-parasite drug acts like tailored medicine against colon, prostate cancer - Prostate Cancer News Today. Anti-parasite drug acts like tailored medicine against colon, prostate cancer... November 14, 2017 Medicine against parasites like Tapeworms and Giardia, contains a substance that kills Prostate- and colon cancer. Cancer researchers at the University of Bergen (UiB) in Norway have in the recent years ...
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CNN (United States)
During a hepatitis A emergency, there's a nationwide shortage of vaccine... Outbreaks of Hepatitis A are normally small, because the vast majority of ... The current outbreaks of hepatitis A, virus genotype (IB), is normally not found in the US; it's more ... is a highly contagious liver disease caused by the HAV virus.
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In cancer, it's usually the metastases to the lung, liver or brain that kill the patient, but it's hard to get tissue safely from these ... a patient named Guillermo, treated in cohort 4 in the PANGEA study, for stage 4 stomach cancer that had spread to his bones and liver.
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CBS News
Pancreatic cancer is the world's toughest cancer to treat... But six years later, Erin's father, Rick Cronin, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer... CT scan and we learned he had stage IV pancreatic cancer and we knew how tough of a diagnosis that was and what the outcome would more than ...
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Antiviral Prophylaxis and Infant Vaccination to Prevent Perinatal Hepatitis B Infection - Full Text View... Their infants will receive hepatitis B (HB) immunization, starting with the first dose soon after birth. The study aims to show that substituting maternal antiviral treatment for infant HBIg can be favorably considered in settings where HBIg plus vaccine has been used as well as in ...
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