Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary Disorders

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  • Case report - Medical Published: Oct 31, 2016

    Elephant Trunk Sign of Rajul: A Rare Radiological Finding in Agenesis of Celiac Axis

    Agenesis of celiac axis is a rare congenital anomaly associated with variable patterns of origin of its various branches. Among this, separate origin of common hepatic and splenic arteries arising nearly at the same level directly from aorta is rarer. This article describes the congenital narrowing of common hepatic artery…

    -Rajul Rastogi*, Yuktika Gupta, Asif M. Wani, Pawan Joon, Sagar Parashar and Vijai Pratap

  • Review article - Medical Published: Sep 05, 2016

    Can Alpha-1 Antitrypsin be Involved in the Carcinogenesis of Colorectal Cancer?

    The two authors of the present review independently searched for English language articles enlisted in the MEDLINE®/PubMED®, Embase, and Google Scholar databases. The Oxford Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine (CEBM) guidelines was applied to assess the quality of evidence for each study. The highest level of evidence was scored as sufficient…

    -Sergio Perez-Holanda, and Ignacio Blanco

  • Research article - Medical Published: Aug 18, 2016

    Value of Additional Corpus Biopsy for Diagnosis of Helicobacter Pylori in Atrophic Gastritis

    This is a prospective multicenter study (Mansura University Hospital - Egypt, Benha University hospital – Egypt, Hafer Albatin Central Hospital, KSA), including three hundred and twenty eight patients with gastritis from June 2014 to December 2015. Endoscopic mucosal biopsies from the gastric antrum and corpus were submitted to the histological…

    -Mohamed E. Abd Ellatif, Rania Shahin, Rasha M. Abdrabou, Ahmed Shawqy, Hosam M. El-Ghadban, Mohammad

  • Case report - Medical Published: Mar 09, 2016

    Endoscopic Placement of a Lumen-Apposing Metal Stent for a Persistent Gastrojejunal Anastomotic Stricture after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

    A 67-year-old woman with RYGB presented for the management of a symptomatic gastrojejunal anastomotic stricture. The patient had been previously treated with four sessions of endoscopic balloon dilation with minimal relief after one year. A severe 4-mm stomal stricture was noted on endoscopy (Figure 1). Using a therapeutic linear echoendoscope,…

    -Donevan Westerveld, Dennis Yang, Christopher E. Forsmark, Shailendra S. Chauhan

  • Research article - Medical Published: Feb 11, 2016

    Prevalence and Associated Risk Factors for Giardiasis among Children in District Anantnag of Kashmir Valley, India

    The present study aims to determine the prevalence of giardiasis among different age groups, sexes and rural/urban categories of children in district Anantnag of Kashmir valley and to find out the risk factors associated with it. A total of 268 samples were collected out of which 8.2% were found to…

    -Iram Abdullah*, Hidayatullah Tak, Fayaz Ahmad and Nazima Gul