Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis & Immunodiagnostics:  

8477.  Dunlop SP, Jenkins D, Spiller RC. Distinctive clinical, psychological, and histological features of postinfective irritable bowel syndrome. Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 Jul;98(7):1578-83.

8478.  Gill CJ, Lau J, Gorbach SL, Hamer DH. Diagnostic accuracy of stool assays for inflammatory bacterial gastroenteritis in developed and resource-poor countries. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Aug 1;37(3):365-75. Epub 2003 Jul 22.

8479.  Haeghebaert S, Sulem P, Deroudille L, Vanneroy-Adenot E, Bagnis O, Bouvet P, Grimont F, Brisabois A, Le Querrec F, Hervy C, Espie E, de Valk H, Vaillant V. Two outbreaks of Salmonella enteritidis phage type 8 linked to the consumption of Cantal cheese made with raw milk, France, 2001. Euro Surveill. 2003 Jul;8(7):151-6.

8480.  Maher M, Finnegan C, Collins E, Ward B, Carroll C, Cormican M.   Evaluation of culture methods and a DNA probe-based PCR assay for detection of Campylobacter species in clinical specimens of feces. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Jul;41(7):2980-6.

8481.  Tsuji S, Kawai N, Tsujii M, Kawano S, Hori M. Review article: inflammation-related promotion of gastrointestinal carcinogenesis--a perigenetic pathway. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2003 Jul;18 Suppl 1:82-9.


8482.  Banyai K, Gentsch JR, Griffin DD, Holmes JL, Glass RI, Szucs G. Genetic variability among serotype G6 human rotaviruses: identification of a novel lineage isolated in Hungary. J Med Virol. 2003 Sep;71(1):124-34.

8483.  Fontaine M, Guillot E. An immunomagnetic separation-real-time PCR method for quantification of Cryptosporidium parvum in water samples. J Microbiol Methods. 2003 Jul;54(1):29-36.

8484.  Haraga A, Miller SI. A Salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium translocated leucine-rich repeat effector protein inhibits NF-kappa B-dependent gene expression. Infect Immun. 2003 Jul;71(7):4052-8.


8485.  Oh DY, Gaedicke G, Schreier E. Viral agents of acute gastroenteritis in German children: prevalence and molecular diversity. J Med Virol. 2003 Sep;71(1):82-93.

8486.  Smith JL. The role of gastric acid in preventing foodborne disease and how bacteria overcome acid conditions. J Food Prot. 2003 Jul;66(7):1292-303. 

8487. Srivastava R, Homer CJ.  Length of stay for common pediatric conditions: teaching versus nonteaching hospitals. Pediatrics. 2003 Aug;112(2):278-81.


APRIL, 2004


Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis & Immunodiagnostics:  

9099.      Abdo AA, Beck P. Diagnosis and management of microscopic colitis. Can Fam Physician. 2003 Nov;49:1473-8. Review.

9100.      Aydin O, Egilmez R, Karabacak T, Kanik A. Interobserver variation in histopathological assessment of Helicobacter pylori gastritis. World J Gastroenterol. 2003 Oct;9(10):2232-5.

9101.      Barta Z, Csipo I, Szabo GG, Szegedi G.   Seroreactivity against Saccharomyces cerevisiae in patients with Crohn's disease and celiac disease. World J Gastroenterol. 2003 Oct;9(10):2308-12.

9102.      Charron M. Inflammatory bowel disease activity assessment with biologic markers and 99mTc-WBC scintigraphy: are there different trends in ileitis versus colitis? J Nucl Med. 2003 Oct;44(10):1586-91.

9103.      Danese S, Katz JA, Saibeni S, Papa A, Gasbarrini A, Vecchi M, Fiocchi C. Activated platelets are the source of elevated levels of soluble CD40 ligand in the circulation of inflammatory bowel disease patients. Gut. 2003 Oct;52(10):1435-41.

9104.      Das S, Gupta S, Mukesh.  Serotypic and antibiotic susceptibility pattern of salmonella species isolated from cases of gastroenteritis at infectious diseases hospital (IDH), Delhi from 1997-2000.  J Commun Dis 2002; 34(4): 237-44.

9105.      Dvorak AM. Neuroendocrine cell secretory granules are not bacteria in inflammatory bowel disease. Gastroenterology. 2003 Oct;125(4):1288.

9106.      Hata K, Watanabe T, Kazama S, Suzuki K, Shinozaki M, Yokoyama T, Matsuda K, Muto T, Nagawa H. Earlier surveillance colonoscopy programme improves survival in patients with ulcerative colitis associated colorectal cancer: results of a 23-year surveillance programme in the Japanese population. Br J Cancer. 2003 Oct 6;89(7):1232-6.

9107.      Hong JJ, Cohn SM, Ekeh AP, Newman M, Salama M, Leblang SD; Miami Appendicitis Group. A prospective randomized study of clinical assessment versus computed tomography for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2003 Fall;4(3):231-9.

9108.      Huang A, Gilmour JW, Imami N, Amjadi P, Henderson DC, Allen-Mersh TG. Increased serum transforming growth factor-beta1 in human colorectal cancer correlates with reduced circulating dendritic cells and increased colonic Langerhans cell infiltration. Clin Exp Immunol. 2003 Nov;134(2):270-8.

9109.      Koutroubakis IE, Koukouraki SI, Dimoulios PD, Velidaki AA, Karkavitsas NS, Kouroumalis EA. Active inflammatory bowel disease: evaluation with 99mTc (V) DMSA scintigraphy Radiology. 2003 Oct;229(1):70-4. Epub 2003 Aug 18.

9110.      Melgar S, Yeung MM, Bas A, Forsberg G, Suhr O, Oberg A, Hammarstrom S, Danielsson A, Hammarstrom ML. Over-expression of interleukin 10 in mucosal T cells of patients with active ulcerative colitis. Clin Exp Immunol. 2003 Oct;134(1):127-37.

9111.      Neumayer L, Kennedy A. Imaging in appendicitis: a review with special emphasis on the treatment of women. Obstet Gynecol. 2003 Dec;102(6):1404-9. Review.

9112.      Onders RP, Mittendorf EA. Utility of laparoscopy in chronic abdominal pain. Surgery. 2003 Oct;134(4):549-52; discussion 552-4.

9113.      Schulmann K, Hollerbach S, Schmiegel W. Diagnosing small bowel Crohn's disease with wireless capsule endoscopy. Gut. 2003 Oct;52(10):1531-2.

9114.      Settbas Y, Alper M, Akcan Y, Gurbuz Y, Oksuz S. Massive gastrointestinal tuberculosis in a young patient without immunosuppression. World J Gastroenterol. 2003 Oct;9(10):2382-4.

9115.      Shen B, Shermock KM, Fazio VW, Achkar JP, Brzezinski A, Bevins CL, Bambrick ML, Remzi FH, Lashner BA. A cost-effectiveness analysis of diagnostic strategies for symptomatic patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 Nov;98(11):2460-7.

9116.      Teml A, Kratzer V, Schneider B, Lochs H, Norman GL, Gangl A, Vogelsang H, Reinisch W. Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies: a stable marker for Crohn's disease during steroid and 5-aminosalicylic acid treatment. Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 Oct;98(10):2226-31.

9117.      Warner BW, Falcone RA. Images in clinical medicine: pneumatosis intestinalis. J Pediatr. 2003 Oct;143(4):543.

9118.      Wold PB, Fletcher JG, Johnson CD, Sandborn WJ. Assessment of small bowel Crohn disease: noninvasive peroral CT enterography compared with other imaging methods and endoscopy--feasibility study. Radiology. 2003 Oct;229(1):275-81. Epub 2003 Aug 27.


9119.      Amedei A, Bergman MP, Appelmelk BJ, Azzurri A, Benagiano M, Tamburini C, van der Zee R, Telford JL, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CM, D'Elios MM, Del Prete G. Molecular mimicry between Helicobacter pylori antigens and H+, K+ --adenosine triphosphatase in human gastric autoimmunity. J Exp Med. 2003 Oct 20;198(8):1147-56.

9120.      Bernardi D, Podswiadek M, Zaninotto M, Punzi L, Plebani M. YKL-40 as a marker of joint involvement in inflammatory bowel disease. Clin Chem. 2003 Oct;49(10):1685-8.

9121.      Del Zotto B, Mumolo G, Pronio AM, Montesani C, Tersigni R, Boirivant M. TGF-beta1 production in inflammatory bowel disease: differing production patterns in Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Clin Exp Immunol. 2003 Oct;134(1):120-6. Erratum in: Clin Exp Immunol. 2003 Nov;134(2):365.

9122.      Morgenstern I, Raijmakers MT, Peters WH, Hoensch H, Kirch W. Homocysteine, cysteine, and glutathione in human colonic mucosa: elevated levels of homocysteine in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Dig Dis Sci. 2003 Oct;48(10):2083-90.

9123.      Zandman-Goddard G. Infection and anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha therapy. Isr Med Assoc J. 2003 Nov;5(11):814-6. Review.


9124. Yacyshyn BR, Pilarski LM. Discussion on the safety of 6-mercaptopurine for childbearing patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a retrospective cohort study. Gastroenterology. 2003 Nov;125(5):1562.


JULY, 2004

Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis & Immunodiagnostics:  


9780.   Agarwal P, Sharma D, Agarwal A, Agarwal V, Tandon A, Baghel KD, Raina VK. Tuberculous appendicitis in India. Trop Doct. 2004 Jan;34(1):36-8.

9781.   Anderson EJ, Weber SG. Rotavirus infection in adults. Lancet Infect Dis. 2004 Feb;4(2):91-9.

9782.   Andersson RE. Meta-analysis of the clinical and laboratory diagnosis of appendicitis. Br J Surg. 2004 Jan;91(1):28-37. Review.

9783.   Beuret C. Simultaneous detection of enteric viruses by multiplex real-time RT-PCR. J Virol Methods. 2004 Jan;115(1):1-8.

9784.   Buhling F, Koch G, Wex T, Heimburg A, Vieth M, Leodolter A, Roessner A, Ansorge S, Malfertheiner P. Simultaneous detection and differentiation of anti-Helicobacter pylori antibodies by flow microparticle immunofluorescence assay. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2004 Jan;11(1):131-6.

9785.   Cabrera-Abreu JC, Davies P, Matek Z, Murphy MS. Performance of blood tests in diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease in a specialist clinic. Arch Dis Child. 2004 Jan;89(1):69-71.

9786.   Cobb BA, Carlo WA, Ambalavanan N. Gastric residuals and their relationship to necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight infants. Pediatrics. 2004 Jan;113(1 Pt 1):50-3.

9787.   Drut R, Drut RM. Lymphocytic gastritis in pediatric celiac disease -- immunohistochemical study of the intraepithelial lymphocytic component. Med Sci Monit. 2004 Jan;10(1):CR38-42.

9788.   Glickman JN, Bousvaros A, Farraye FA, Zholudev A, Friedman S, Wang HH, Leichtner AM, Odze RD. Pediatric patients with untreated ulcerative colitis may present initially with unusual morphologic findings. Am J Surg Pathol. 2004 Feb;28(2):190-7.

9789.   Iwanaka T, Kawashima H, Kishimoto H, Kakinuma M, Arai K, Sakurai J, Nagahama M.  Enteritis necroticans caused by Clostridium perfringens type A. J Pediatr. 2004 Mar;144(3):410.

9790.   Kawashima H, Inage Y, Ogihara M, Kashiwagi Y, Takekuma K, Hoshika A, Mori T, Watanabe Y. Serum and cerebrospinal fluid nitrite/nitrate levels in patients with rotavirus gastroenteritis induced convulsion. Life Sci. 2004 Jan 30;74(11):1397-405.

9791.   Kelly P, Feakins R, Domizio P, Murphy J, Bevins C, Wilson J, McPhail G, Poulsom R, Dhaliwal W. Paneth cell granule depletion in the human small intestine under infective and nutritional stress. Clin Exp Immunol. 2004 Feb;135(2):303-9.

9792.   Makidono C, Mizuno M, Nasu J, Hiraoka S, Okada H, Yamamoto K, Fujita T, Shiratori Y. Increased serum concentrations and surface expression on peripheral white blood cells of decay-accelerating factor (CD55) in patients with active ulcerative colitis. J Lab Clin Med. 2004 Mar;143(3):152-8.

9793.   Medina C, Vilaseca J, Videla S, Fabra R, Armengol-Miro JR, Malagelada JR. Outcome of patients with ischemic colitis: review of fifty-three cases. Dis Colon Rectum. 2004 Feb;47(2):180-4.

9794.   Olesen M, Eriksson S, Bohr J, Jarnerot G, Tysk C. Microscopic colitis: a common diarrhoeal disease. An epidemiological study in Orebro, Sweden, 1993-1998. Gut. 2004 Mar;53(3):346-50.

9795.   Pang XL, Lee B, Boroumand N, Leblanc B, Preiksaitis JK, Yu Ip CC. Increased detection of rotavirus using a real time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) assay in stool specimens from children with diarrhea. J Med Virol. 2004 Mar;72(3):496-501.

9796.   Papadakis KA. Chemokines in inflammatory bowel disease. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2004 Jan;4(1):83-9. Review.

9797.   Probert CS, Jones PR, Ratcliffe NM. A novel method for rapidly diagnosing the causes of diarrhoea. Gut. 2004 Jan;53(1):58-61.

9798.   Stallmach A, Marth T, Weiss B, Wittig BM, Hombach A, Schmidt C, Neurath M, Zeitz M, Zeuzem S, Abken H. An interleukin 12 p40-IgG2b fusion protein abrogates T cell mediated inflammation: anti-inflammatory activity in Crohn's disease and experimental colitis in vivo. Gut. 2004 Mar;53(3):339-45.

9799.   Streutker CJ, Bernstein CN, Chan VL, Riddell RH, Croitoru K. Detection of species-specific helicobacter ribosomal DNA in intestinal biopsy samples from a population-based cohort of patients with ulcerative colitis. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Feb;42(2):660-4.

9800.   Tachibana H, Takekoshi M, Cheng XJ, Nakata Y, Takeuchi T, Ihara S.  Bacterial expression of a human monoclonal antibody-alkaline phosphatase conjugate specific for Entamoeba histolytica. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2004 Jan;11(1):216-8.

9801.   Thornton AC, Jennings-Conklin KS, McCormick MI. Noroviruses: agents in outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis. Disaster Manag Response. 2004 Jan-Mar;2(1):4-9.

9802.   van de Wetering MD, Caron HN, Biezeveld M, Taminiau JA, ten Kate FJ, Spanjaard L, Kuijpers TW. Severity of enterocolitis is predicted by IL-8 in paediatric oncology patients. Eur J Cancer. 2004 Mar;40(4):571-8.

9803.   Vasilev V, Andorn N, Japheth R, Agmon V. Variability of Shigella flexneri serotypes in Israel during a period of two years: 2000 and 2001. Epidemiol Infect. 2004 Jan;132(1):51-6.

9804.   Wang HL, Shah AG, Yerian LM, Cohen RD, Hart J. Collagenous gastritis: an unusual association with profound weight loss. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2004 Feb;128(2):229-32.


9805.   Andruilli A, Annese V, Latiano A, Palmieri O, Fortina P, Ardizzone S, Cottone M, D'Inca R, Riegler G. The frame-shift mutation of the NOD2/CARD15 gene is significantly increased in ulcerative colitis: an *IG-IBD study. Gastroenterology. 2004 Feb;126(2):625-7.

9806.   Bailly JL, Cardoso MC, Labbe A, Peigue-Lafeuille H. Isolation and identification of an enterovirus 77 recovered from a refugee child from Kosovo, and characterization of the complete virus genome. Virus Res. 2004 Feb;99(2):147-55.

9807.   Chaveerach P, Lipman LJ, van Knapen F. Antagonistic activities of several bacteria on in vitro growth of 10 strains of Campylobacter jejuni/coli. Int J Food Microbiol. 2004 Jan 1;90(1):43-50.

9808.   Espul C, Martinez N, Noel JS, Cuello H, Abrile C, Grucci S, Glass R, Berke T, Matson DO. Prevalence and characterization of astroviruses in Argentinean children with acute gastroenteritis. J Med Virol. 2004 Jan;72(1):75-82.

9809.   Ethelberg S, Olsen KE, Gerner-Smidt P, Molbak K. Household outbreaks among culture-confirmed cases of bacterial gastrointestinal disease. Am J Epidemiol. 2004 Feb 15;159(4):406-12.

9810.   Jefferson T. Informed choice and balance are victims of the MMR-autism saga. Lancet Infect Dis. 2004 Mar;4(3):135-6.

9811.   Jennison AV, Verma NK. Shigella flexneri infection: pathogenesis and vaccine development. FEMS Microbiol Rev. 2004 Feb;28(1):43-58. Review.

9812.   Kirkwood C. Viral gastroenteritis in Europe: a new norovirus variant? Lancet. 2004 Feb 28;363(9410):671-2.

9813.   Midian-Singh R, Polen A, Durishin C, Crock RD, Whittier FC, Fahmy N. Ischemic colitis revisited: a prospective study identifying hypercoagulability as a risk factor. South Med J. 2004 Feb;97(2):120-3.

9814.   Nolan B. Infectious diarrhea, both viral and bacterial. Mil Med. 2004 Jan;169(1):v.

9815.   Ozaki E, Kato H, Kita H, Karasawa T, Maegawa T, Koino Y, Matsumoto K, Takada T, Nomoto K, Tanaka R, Nakamura S. Clostridium difficile colonization in healthy adults: transient colonization and correlation with enterococcal colonization. J Med Microbiol. 2004 Feb;53(Pt 2):167-72.

9816.   Pazhani GP, Sarkar B, Ramamurthy T, Bhattacharya SK, Takeda Y, Niyogi SK. Clonal multidrug-resistant Shigella dysenteriae type 1 strains associated with epidemic and sporadic dysenteries in eastern India. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2004 Feb;48(2):681-4.

9817.   Thapar N, Sanderson IR. Diarrhoea in children: an interface between developing and developed countries. Lancet. 2004 Feb 21;363(9409):641-53. Review.

9818.   Varghese V, Das S, Singh NB, Kojima K, Bhattacharya SK, Krishnan T, Kobayashi N, Naik TN. Molecular characterization of a human rotavirus reveals porcine characteristics in most of the genes including VP6 and NSP4. Arch Virol. 2004 Jan;149(1):155-72.


9819.   Black S, Shinefield H, Hansen J, Lewis E, Su L, Coplan P. A post-licensure evaluation of the safety of inactivated hepatitis A vaccine (VAQTA, Merck) in children and adults. Vaccine. 2004 Jan 26;22(5-6):766-72.

9820.   Green JR, Swan CH, Gibson JA, Kerr GD, Swarbrick ET, Thornton PC. Patient-led variable dosing with balsalazide as long-term therapy for maintenance in ulcerative colitis: a 3-year prospective observational study. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2004 Feb 15;19(4):435-42.

9821.   Kuipers EJ, Nelis GF, Klinkenberg-Knol EC, Snel P, Goldfain D, Kolkman JJ, Festen HP, Dent J, Zeitoun P, Havu N, Lamm M, Walan A. Cure of Helicobacter pylori infection in patients with reflux oesophagitis treated with long term omeprazole reverses gastritis without exacerbation of reflux disease: results of a randomised controlled trial. Gut. 2004 Jan;53(1):12-20.

9822.   McColl KE. Helicobacter pylori infection and long term proton pump inhibitor therapy. Gut. 2004 Jan;53(1):5-7. 

9823. Soncini M, Triossi O, Leo P, Magni G; RING Study Group. Inflammatory bowel disease and hospital treatment in Italy: the RING multi-centre study. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2004 Jan 1;19(1):63-8.




Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis & Immunodiagnostics:  

10419.  Badizadegan K. Progression of flat low-grade dysplasia to advanced neoplasia in patients with ulcerative colitis. Gastroenterology. 2004 May;126(5):1493; author reply 1494-5.

10420.  Beart RW Jr. Is pouchitis a clinical, endoscopic, or histologic problem? Dis Colon Rectum. 2004 Jun;47(6):949; author reply 949-50.

10421.  Bister VO, Salmela MT, Karjalainen-Lindsberg ML, Uria J, Lohi J, Puolakkainen P, Lopez-Otin C, Saarialho-Kere U. Differential expression of three matrix metalloproteinases, MMP-19, MMP-26, and MMP-28, in normal and inflamed intestine and colon cancer. Dig Dis Sci. 2004 Apr;49(4):653-61.

10422.  Burgmann T, Rawsthorne P, Bernstein CN. Predictors of alternative and complementary medicine use in inflammatory bowel disease: do measures of conventional health care utilization relate to use? Am J Gastroenterol. 2004 May;99(5):889-93.

10423.  Chatterjee NK, Moore DW, Monroe SS, Glass RI, Cambridge MJ, Kondracki SF, Morse DL. Molecular epidemiology of outbreaks of viral gastroenteritis in New York State, 1998-1999. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Apr 15;38 Suppl 3:S303-10.

10424.  Danese S, Motte Cd Cde L, Fiocchi C. Platelets in inflammatory bowel disease: clinical, pathogenic, and therapeutic implications. Am J Gastroenterol. 2004 May;99(5):938-45. Review.

10425.  Fite A, Macfarlane GT, Cummings JH, Hopkins MJ, Kong SC, Furrie E, Macfarlane S. Identification and quantitation of mucosal and faecal desulfovibrios using real time polymerase chain reaction. Gut. 2004 Apr;53(4):523-9.

10426.  Hall N, Pierro A. Necrotizing enterocolitis. Hosp Med. 2004 Apr;65(4):220-5. Review.

10427.  Hartman C, Eliakim R, Shamir R. Perinuclear antineutrophil cytoplasmic autoantibodies and anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies: serologic markers in inflammatory bowel disease. Isr Med Assoc J. 2004 Apr;6(4):221-6. Review.

10428.  Hou SK, Chern CH, How CK, Chen JD, Wang LM, Lee CH. Hepatic portal venous gas: clinical significance of computed tomography findings. Am J Emerg Med. 2004 May;22(3):214-8.

10429.  Ito H, Takazoe M, Fukuda Y, Hibi T, Kusugami K, Andoh A, Matsumoto T, Yamamura T, Azuma J, Nishimoto N, Yoshizaki K, Shimoyama T, Kishimoto T.  A pilot randomized trial of a human anti-interleukin-6 receptor monoclonal antibody in active Crohn's disease. Gastroenterology. 2004 Apr;126(4):989-96; discussion 947.

10430.  Itzkowitz SH, Harpaz N. Diagnosis and management of dysplasia in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases. Gastroenterology. 2004 May;126(6):1634-48. Review.

10431.  Kang G, Iturriza-Gomara M, Wheeler JG, Crystal P, Monica B, Ramani S, Primrose B, Moses PD, Gallimore CI, Brown DW, Gray J. Quantitation of group A rotavirus by real-time reverse-transcription-polymerase chain reaction: correlation with clinical severity in children in South India. J Med Virol. 2004 May;73(1):118-22.

10432.  Lodes MJ, Cong Y, Elson CO, Mohamath R, Landers CJ, Targan SR, Fort M, Hershberg RM. Bacterial flagellin is a dominant antigen in Crohn disease. J Clin Invest. 2004 May;113(9):1296-306.

10433.  Magnano A, Privitera A, Calogero G, Nanfito L, Sanfilippo G, Biondi A, Basile F. The role of capsule endoscopy in the work-up of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2004 Apr;16(4):403-6.

10434.  Managoli S, Chaturvedi P, Vilhekar KY, Gupta D, Ghosh S. Perforated acute appendicitis in a term neonate. Indian J Pediatr. 2004 Apr;71(4):357-8. Review.

10435.  Mandel D, Lubetzky R, Mimouni FB, Cohen S, Littner Y, Deutsch V, Dollberg S. Nucleated red blood cells in preterm infants who have necrotizing enterocolitis. J Pediatr. 2004 May;144(5):653-5.

10436.  Marshall JA, Hellard ME, Sinclair MI, Fairley CK, Cox BJ, Catton MG, Kelly H, Wright PJ. Failure to detect norovirus in a large group of asymptomatic individuals. Public Health. 2004 Apr;118(3):230-3.

10437.  Mehmet N, Refik M, Harputluoglu M, Ersoy Y, Aydin NE, Yildirim B. Serum and gastric fluid levels of cytokines and nitrates in gastric diseases infected with Helicobacter pylori. New Microbiol. 2004 Apr;27(2):139-48. 

10438.  Mittal VK, Goliath J, Sabir M, Patel R, Richards BF, Alkalay I, ReMine S, Edwards M. Advantages of focused helical computed tomographic scanning with rectal contrast only vs triple contrast in the diagnosis of clinically uncertain acute appendicitis: a prospective randomized study. Arch Surg. 2004 May;139(5):495-9; discussion 499-500.

10439.  Numans ME, Lau J, de Wit NJ, Bonis PA. Short-term treatment with proton-pump inhibitors as a test for gastroesophageal reflux disease: a meta-analysis of diagnostic test characteristics. Ann Intern Med. 2004 Apr 6;140(7):518-27.

10440.  Olesen M, Eriksson S, Bohr J, Jarnerot G, Tysk C. Lymphocytic colitis: a retrospective clinical study of 199 Swedish patients. Gut. 2004 Apr;53(4):536-41.

10441.  Richeldi L, Ewer K, Losi M, Hansell DM, Roversi P, Fabbri LM, Lalvani A. Early diagnosis of subclinical multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. Ann Intern Med. 2004 May 4;140(9):709-13.

10442.  Rohayem J, Berger S, Juretzek T, Herchenroder O, Mogel M, Poppe M, Henker J, Rethwilm A. A simple and rapid single-step multiplex RT-PCR to detect Norovirus, Astrovirus and Adenovirus in clinical stool samples. J Virol Methods. 2004 Jun 1;118(1):49-59.

10443.  Rubio CA, Befrits R. Low-grade dysplasia in flat mucosa in ulcerative colitis. Gastroenterology. 2004 May;126(5):1494; author reply 1494-5.

10444.  Saeed S, Varela JE, Nelson RL, Blend MJ. An unusual case of intraabdominal nocardia abscess detected by Tc-99m HMPAO-labeled WBC study. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 Apr;29(4):270-1.

10445.  Sands BE. From symptom to diagnosis: clinical distinctions among various forms of intestinal inflammation. Gastroenterology. 2004 May;126(6):1518-32. Review.

10446.  Taylor GA. Suspected appendicitis in children: in search of the single best diagnostic test. Radiology. 2004 May;231(2):293-5.


10447.  Abreu MT, Arditi M. Innate immunity and toll-like receptors: clinical implications of basic science research. J Pediatr. 2004 Apr;144(4):421-9. Review.

10448.  Barnich N, Bringer MA, Claret L, Darfeuille-Michaud A. Involvement of lipoprotein NlpI in the virulence of adherent invasive Escherichia coli strain LF82 isolated from a patient with Crohn's disease. Infect Immun. 2004 May;72(5):2484-93.

10449.  Blake KM, Carrigan SO, Issekutz AC, Stadnyk AW. Neutrophils migrate across intestinal epithelium using beta2 integrin (CD11b/CD18)-independent mechanisms. Clin Exp Immunol. 2004 May;136(2):262-8.

10450.  Fernandez-Prada CM, Venkatesan MM, Franco AA, Lanata CF, Sack RB, Hartman AB, Spira W. Molecular epidemiology of Shigella flexneri in a diarrhoea-endemic area of Lima, Peru. Epidemiol Infect. 2004 Apr;132(2):303-16.

10451.  Friedman CR, Hoekstra RM, Samuel M, Marcus R, Bender J, Shiferaw B, Reddy S, Ahuja SD, Helfrick DL, Hardnett F, Carter M, Anderson B, Tauxe RV; Emerging Infections Program FoodNet Working Group. Risk factors for sporadic Campylobacter infection in the United States: A case-control study in FoodNet sites. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Apr 15;38 Suppl 3:S285-96.

10452.  Havelaar AH, Van Duynhoven YT, Nauta MJ, Bouwknegt M, Heuvelink AE, De Wit GA, Nieuwenhuizen MG, van de Kar NC. Disease burden in The Netherlands due to infections with Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157. Epidemiol Infect. 2004 Jun;132(3):467-84.

10453.  Jayaram H, Estes MK, Prasad BV. Emerging themes in rotavirus cell entry, genome organization, transcription and replication. Virus Res. 2004 Apr;101(1):67-81. Review.

10454.  Miehsler W, Reinisch W, Valic E, Osterode W, Tillinger W, Feichtenschlager T, Grisar J, Machold K, Scholz S, Vogelsang H, Novacek G. Is inflammatory bowel disease an independent and disease specific risk factor for thromboembolism? Gut. 2004 Apr;53(4):542-8.

10455.  Weinstock JV. The role of substance P, hemokinin and their receptor in governing mucosal inflammation and granulomatous responses. Front Biosci. 2004 May 1;9:1936-43. Review.

10456.  Wex T, Treiber G, Nilius M, Vieth M, Roessner A, Malfertheiner P. Helicobacter pylori-mediated gastritis induces local downregulation of secretory leukocyte protease inhibitor in the antrum. Infect Immun. 2004 Apr;72(4):2383-5.

10457.  Woo PC, Lau SK, Teng JL, Que TL, Yung RW, Luk WK, Lai RW, Hui WT, Wong SS, Yau HH, Yuen KY; L Hongkongensis study group. Association of Laribacter hongkongensis in community-acquired gastroenteritis with travel and eating fish: a multicentre case-control study. Lancet. 2004 Jun 12;363(9425):1941-7.


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