Volume 2 Issue 1
The ‘African Enigma’ Revisited
Hatem O Kaseb and Stephen J O’Keefe*
IBS, Helicobacter Pylori (HP) is a Gram-negative bacteria that selectively colonizes the gastric epithelium. The bacteria have been associated with peptic ulcer disease (PUD), gastric adenocarcinoma, and mucosa associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma. The association between HP and gastric cancer (GC) remains a matter of intense debate owing to the fact that the consequences of the infection depends on multiple genetic and environmental interactions.
Long-Term Efect of Short-Term Oral Administration of A Mixture of Autologous Proteins Extracted From The Colon of Patients with Crohn’s Disease: A Memory Effect of Oral Tolerance Induction
Eran Israeli MD, Ariel Drori MD, and Yaron Ilan MD*
The long-term learning ability of the gut immune system has never been studied before. Oral administration of the autologous colonic extract, Alequel™, was shown to be a safe and effective treatment for patients with Crohn’s disease. 92 patients were enrolled in three randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trials.
Percutaneous Transhepatic Biliary Interventions In Benign Diseases of Children
Percutaneous transhepatic biliary interventions are performed safely and effectively in adults. There is less experience of these interventions in benign diseases of children. We aimed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of percutaneous biliary interventions in benign diseases of children.