EC Gastroenterology and Digestive System
Publisher : ECronicon Open Access
Article in press : Volume 6 Issue 9 - 2019
Publication Date : September 01, 2019
Frequency : Monthly
Language : English
Format : Online
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Volume 6 Issue 9 - September 2019

Research Article

  • Evolution of Ligatures on Intestinal Loops with Biologic and Synthetic Threads
  • Rasheed Abayomi Olusegun Shidi, Pier Luigi Castelfranchi and Sergio Zucoloto. 6(8): 573-576.

    Case Report

  • Treatment Methods of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Esophagus: Curative vs Palliative
  • Hossein Rahmati and Artin Rahmati. 5(8): 577-581.

    Review Article

  • The Methylation Status of RASSF1A and APC Represents a Valuable Prognostic Indicator in Gastrointestinal Malignancies
  • Ioanna Balgkouranidou, Biziota E, Koukaki T, Bolanaki H, Karayanakis A, Chelis L, Amarantidis K, Xenidis N, Lambropoulou M, Chatzaki E, Lianidou E and Kakolyris S. 5(8): 582-597.

    Case Report

  • 8-Year-Old Girl with Barrett’s Esophagus due to Gastroesophageal Reflux Secondary to Hiatal Hernia
  • Víctor Hugo Hernández Lozada, Edgar Torres-López, Jesús Noé Serrano Becerra and Mitsuko Herrera Sato. 6(8): 598-602.

    Case Report

  • Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band Removal for Persisted Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Víctor Hugo Hernández Lozada, Edgar Torres-López, Jesús Noé Serrano Becerra and Mitsuko Herrera Sato. 6(8): 603-607.

    Case Report

  • Isolated Splenic Diffuse Cystic Lymphangiomatosis in an Adult: A Case Report with Literature Review
  • Hailu Wondimu Gebresellassie. 6(8): 608-611.

    Clinical Image

  • Haemorrhoidectomy Pre and Post Surgery
  • Suryanti K Lase. 6(8): 642-643.

    Clinical Image

  • Appendicitis Epiploica as a Second Reason for a Left Sided Appendicitis
  • Mohamed Emam. 6(8): 717-718.

    Review Article

  • Can GPR120 and CD36 Antagonists Have an Anti-Obesity Action?
  • Gado Dramane, Rock Aïkpon, Adam Gbankoto, Virgil Ahyi and Simon A Akpona. 6(8): 738-745.

    Case Report

  • Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Appendix: Case Report and Literature Review
  • Duarte Viveiros, Azevedo J, Almeida M, Bernardo A, Quintanilha R, Carneiro V and Medeiros A. 6(8): 746-751.

    Research Article

  • The Potential of Digestive Caecum in Mudflat Snail Telescopium telescopium as a Possible Cadmium Source for Industrial Application
  • Chee Kong Yap, Noorhaidah Ariffin, Rosimah Nulit, Mohd Hafiz Ibrahim, Shih Hao Tony Peng, Chee Wah Yap and Wai Kong Ng. 6(9): 752-756.

    Research Article

  • Patient Information and Timing Prior to Consent for Contact X-Ray Brachytherapy (Papillon): Are we Doing the Process Right?
  • K Perkins, Greenfield L, Whitmarsh K, Sripadam R, A Law, Barnes L, Wong H and A Sun Myint. 6(9): 757-765.

    Research Article

  • Non Inferiority Clinical Trial Comparative Between Laparoscopic Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Versus Laparoscopic One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass in Morbid Obesity Patients
  • Willberto Medina Aguirre, Edgard Efrén Lozada Hernández, Norberto Muñoz Montes, Judith Rodríguez García and Alberto Aguilar Garcia. 6(9): 766-771.

    Research Article

  • Fecal Neopterin Versus Fecal Calprotectin for Assessment of Disease Activity in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Abeer Mahmoud, Khaled Ali Abdelaty, M Ibrahim, Marwa Ahmed Meheissen, Ahmed Ellakany and Alaa Anwar. 6(9): 772-782.

    Research Article

  • Hormonal Disturbances in Patients with Chornic Hepatitis C
  • Ayfer Serin. 6(9): 783-789.

    Case Report

  • EUS Guided Liver Mass Biopsy; Simple and Safety Option
  • Merve Ozcetin and Serkan Dogan. 6(9): 790-792.

    Case Report

  • Bouveret Syndrome Presented with Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Complicated by Distal Gallstone Ileus
  • Iliana Mani, Alexandra Alexopoulou, Helen Pantelidaki, Konstantinos Toutouzas, Spilios Manolakopoulos, Anastasia Kourikou, Charalampos Kalantzis, Larisa Vasilieva and Spyros P Dourakis. 6(9): 793-796.

    Research Article

  • Late Night Salivary Cortisol for the Screening of Cushing’s Syndrome in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure
  • Manel Naifar, Achraf Ghorbel, Fatma Mnif, Mouna Turki, Faten HadjKacem, Aida Elleuch, Khansa Chaabouni, Mohamed Abid and Fatma Ayedi. 6(9): 797-805.

    Research Article

  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy Outcomes, Single Center Experience
  • Ghader G Jamjoum, Sara A Alqarni, Abrar Y Nawawi and Ahmed H Abuzinadah. 6(9): 806-809.

    Case Report

  • Encountering a Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor at Our Institution which is a Rare Entity: A Case Report and Literature Review
  • Adel A Alfayez, Ashraf A Alsyed, Hanan A Oreiby, Hasan S Almustafa, Rasheed A Altwiher, Rakan F Almuazzi and Nouf M Almuhaimel. 6(9): 810-814.

    Case Report

  • Pediatric Metastatic Gastric Gist, and Imatinib and Pregnancy
  • Laercio Gomes Lourenço. 6(9): 815-821.

    Case Report

  • Laparoscopic Conservative Management of the Perforated Colic Diverticulitis Stade Hinchey 3 or 4
  • Arianna Grilli, Sorin Cimpean, Marie Therese Marechal, Benjamin Cadiere and Gloire A Dieu Byabene. 6(9): 822-827.

    Mini Review

  • Inflammation and Endothelial Dysfunction Common Mechanisms of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases and Cardiovascular Disease
  • Marija Vavlukis and Ana Vavlukis. 6(9): 828-831.

    Case Report

  • Unexpected Finding Following Magnetic Foreign Body Ingestion: A Case Report of Small Bowel Perforation in a Pre-Schooler Child
  • Adel Ahmed Alfayez, Misheal Mohammad Madni and Ahmed Soud Alsaid. 6(9): 832-835.


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  • Ashok Thorat, Shih-Chao Hsu and Long-Bin Jeng. 6(9): 836-838.

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