Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary Disorders

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Dr. Luis Rodrigo received his PhD degree from University of Oviedo in 1975. He is Specialist in Gastroenterology through the National Program of Fellowship in the Clinic “Puerta de Hierro” of Madrid, from January 1967 to December 1971. He published 235 scientific papers in English and 281 papers in Spanish. He had written a total of 58 chapters of books in Gastroenterology and 8 books…

Name : Luis Rodrigo
University : University of Oviedo

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  • The Case of Enterobius vermicularis as a Cause for Acute Appendicitis

    Enterobius vermicularis infection, previously known as Oxyuris vermicularis, is the most common type of infection from a parasite in Western Europe and the United States. Most individuals with E. vermicularis do not have any symptoms. It is considered a rare pathogen and an atypical cause for appendicitis. Laparoscopic appendectomy is the most frequent…

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    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 near its origin, which has…

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    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 (level…

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    Homeodomain Transcription Factor Msx-2 Regulates Uterine Progenitor Cell Response to Diethylstilbestrol

    The fate of mouse uterine epithelial progenitor cells is determined between postnatal days 5 to 7. Around this critical time window, exposure to an endocrine disruptor, diethylstilbestrol (DES), can profoundly alter uterine cytodifferentiation. We have shown previously that a homeo domain transcription factor MSX-2 plays an important role in DES-responsiveness…

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    Brain Uptake of Neurotherapeutics after Intranasal Delivery in Mice

    There is a growing global prevalence of neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Current treatment for neurodegenerative diseases is limited due to the blood brain barrier’s ability to restrict the entry of therapeutics to the brain. In that context, direct delivery of drugs from nose to brain has gained emerging interest…

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    Current Studies of Immunotherapy on Glioblastoma

    Glioblastoma is a form of brain tumor with a very high morbidity and mortality. Despite decades of research, the best treatments currently in clinical practice only extend survival by a number of months. A promising alternative to conventional treatment for glioblastomas is immunotherapy. Although proposed over a century ago, the field of cancer immunotherapy…

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