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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. [The clinical significance of esophageal function studies].

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

  8. 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...
  9. Dysphagia in the elderly.

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

  10. Radiologic diagnosis of Barrett's esophagus: critical analysis of 65 cases.

    Gastrointestinal Radiology 11(2):123 (1986) PMID 3956919

    We reviewed 65 patients with pathologically proven Barrett's esophagus and found a wide spectrum of radiologic features. These include hiatus hernia in 49, gastroesophageal reflux in 38, strictures in 32, esophagitis in 20, and characteristic Barrett's ulcer in 12. In addition ascending or migrating...