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  1. Gender-related differences in upper gastrointestinal endoscopic findings: an assessment of 4,700 cases from Iran.

    Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer 40(3-4):83 (2009) PMID 19859834

    We decided to evaluate the gender-related differences in upper gastrointestinal endoscopic findings to provide gastroenterologists with information which they can perform better interpretation of their patient's symptoms before performing upper gastrointestinal endoscopy. A descripti...
  2. Role of p53 gene mutations in human esophageal carcinogenesis: results from immunohistochemical and mutation analyses of carcinomas and near...

    Carcinogenesis 20(4):591 (1999) PMID 10223186

    We performed gene mutation and immunohistochemical analysis on 43 surgically resected human esophageal specimens, which contain squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and adjacent non-cancerous lesions, from a high-incidence area of Linzhou in Henan, China. A newly developed immunohisto-selective sequencing...
  3. Digestive manifestations in an immunocompetent adult with varicella.

    The American Journal of Gastroenterology 92(8):1361 (1997) PMID 9260808

    A case of varicella with pancreatic pain as a first manifestation, a typical papulovesicular rash, pulmonary and hepatic and esophageal localizations occurring in an immunocompetent adult is reported. Treatment with intravenous acyclovir resulted in a prompt improvement and recovery in less than 4 d...
  4. [Esophageal ulcer in a patient with AIDS].

    Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica 15(5):269 (1997) PMID 9376387

  5. Gastrointestinal emergencies in HIV infection.

    Baillière's Clinical Gastroenterology 5(4):887 (1991) PMID 1764627

  6. Prevention and treatment of oral complications in the cancer patient.

    Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.) 5(7):45 (1991) PMID 1837477

    The mouth and throat are vulnerable sites in cancer patients, subject to treatment-related stomatitis and mucositis, and infection due to bacteria, viruses, and fungi. The author presents a summary of the conditions and their causes, and an update on current treatments of choice.
  7. [Diagnosis and treatment of spontaneous rupture of the esophagus].

    Klinichna khirurhiia / Ministerstvo okhorony zd... (10):44 (1989) PMID 2693805

    The authors operated on 6 patients with spontaneous rupture of the esophagus (SRE). In 1 patient only, the diagnosis was established at initial examination by a physician. The remaining patients were transferred to the department of thoracic surgery at day 2, 3, 4, 9 and 12 from the onset of the dis...
  8. [The clinical significance of esophageal function studies].

    Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde. Amsterdam 132(51):2310 (1988) PMID 3063979

  9. The relationship between columnar epithelial dysplasia and invasive adenocarcinoma arising in Barrett's esophagus.

    American Journal of Clinical Pathology 87(3):301 (1987) PMID 3825997

    The authors assessed the relationship between dysplasia in Barrett's esophagus and invasive adenocarcinoma in a study of both endoscopic biopsy specimens and esophagectomy specimens. They reviewed the pathologic findings and clinical follow-up of 14 patients with dysplasia in Barrett's mucosa in end...
  10. Dysphagia in the elderly.

    Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 34(3):248 (1986) PMID 3950295