• Acute
  • 557) Vascular insufficiency of intestine (557.0) Vascular insufficiency, acute, intestine (557.9) Ischemic bowel disease, unspec. (wikipedia.org)
  • esophagus
  • NEW ORLEANS, May 5 Results from two major multi-center clinical trials presented at the Digestive Disease Week in New Orleans independently confirmed that the effects of endoscopic radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for eradicating a pre-cancerous condition of the esophagus called Barrett's esophagus are durable in the long-term. (medindia.net)
  • In a plenary scientific presentation titled "Endoscopic Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus: Five-year Durability Outcomes from a Prospective Multi-Center Trial," patients with Barrett's esophagus were treated with endoscopic RFA using the HALO system. (medindia.net)
  • Patients had advanced stages of Barrett's esophagus, deemed dysplasia, and were treated with endoscopic RFA using the HALO system either at study entry or after cross-over from a sham control study arm. (medindia.net)
  • bacteria
  • If the disease is not too severe it is possible to treat it with chlorhexidine rinse and brushing with fluoride toothpaste to kill the bacteria and remove the plaque, but once the infection has progressed antibiotics may be needed to kill the bacteria. (wikipedia.org)
  • exploratory
  • The objectives of this exploratory protocol are to procure gastrointestinal, oropharyngeal, lung and/or blood specimens from healthy research volunteers and subjects with lung disease (e.g., lymphangioleiomyomatosis, asthma, sarcoidosis, pulmonary fibrosis) and to analyze these specimens for H. pylori, VacA toxin, and other toxins. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • pancreatic
  • T. Milosavljević: Endoscopic diagnostic methods (67-82) Endoscopic interventions in pancreatic disease (287-298), in Colović R. Pancreatic Surgery, Institute for Textbooks and Teaching Aids, Belgrade, in 1998. (wikipedia.org)
  • speciality
  • Liver disease is a rapidly growing speciality, and nurses and health care professionals need to have the relevant knowledge and skills to care for patients with liver problems in a safe and effective way. (ebooks.com)
  • Treatment
  • Disease-specific chapters contain treatment algorithms and therapy guides in a compact, easy-to-reference handbook. (ebooks.com)
  • This Institute was the first to conduct surgical treatment of heart diseases in the Ukrainian SSR (since 1955), the Institute began to conduct operations with extracorporeal circulation (1958), and mitral valve replacements (1963). (wikipedia.org)
  • immune system
  • Researchers hypothesize that the immune system overreacts in response to an. (iranianfeministschool.eu)
  • Unless the individual has an impaired immune system, e.g., owing to HIV or cancer-related immune suppression, recurrent infections tend to be mild in nature and may be brought on by stress, sun, menstrual periods, trauma or physical stress. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abnormal
  • Hemolytic disease results from the hereditary or acquired acquisition of abnormal forms of hemoglobin or from abnormalities of the red blood cell membrane in disorders such as sickle cell anemia , thalassemia , or acquired hemolytic anemias. (britannica.com)
  • Practice
  • Clinical Dilemmas in Viral Liver Disease is a practical up-to-date handbook providing answers to the questions and challenges that arise in day-to-day practice. (ebooks.com)
  • Congenital
  • An artificial heart valve is a device implanted in the heart of a patient with valvular heart disease, congenital heart defect, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • stomach
  • Anorexia and nausea seem to be mediated through the central nervous system, with reflex input from nerve endings in the stomach and duodenum. (britannica.com)
  • Dental
  • Endodontic disease occurs when the dental pulp (odontoblasts, fibroblasts, undifferentiated mesenchymal cells, blood vessels, and nerves in the center of the tooth) becomes infected and/or inflamed. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • severe
  • Although lay persons may interpret the field to suggest that a person's mental state can influence the course and severity of even the most severe physical diseases, experts in this area scientifically evaluate such claims through empirical research. (wikipedia.org)