Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis & Immunodiagnostics:  

8425.      Aishnavi C, Thapa BR, Thennarasu K Singh K. Faecal lactoferrin assay as an adjunct to Clostridium difficile diarrhoea.  Indian J Path Microbiol 2002; 45(1): 69-74.

8426.      Al-Sanae H, Saldanha W, Sugathan TN, Majid Molla A.  Comparison of lactose intolerance in healthy Kuwaiti and Asian volunteers. Med Princ Pract. 2003 Jul-Sep;12(3):160-3.

8427.      Boullier S, Nougayrede JP, Marches O, Tasca C, Boury M, Oswald E, De Rycke J, Milon A. Genetically engineered enteropathogenic Escherichia coli strain elicits a specific immune response and protects against a virulent challenge. Microbes Infect. 2003 Aug;5(10):857-67.

8428.      Datta D, Gazzard B, Stebbing J. The diagnostic yield of stool analysis in 525 HIV-1-infected individuals. AIDS. 2003 Jul 25;17(11):1711-3.

8429.      Forward LJ, Tompkins DS, Brett MM. Detection of Clostridium difficile cytotoxin and Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin in cases of diarrhoea in the community. J Med Microbiol. 2003 Sep;52(Pt 9):753-7.

8430.      Frenz MB, McIntyre AS. Reducing delays in the diagnosis and treatment of Clostridium difficile diarrhoea. QJM. 2003 Aug;96(8):579-82.

8431.      Ghanekar Y, Chandrashaker A, Visweswariah SS. Cellular refractoriness to the heat-stable enterotoxin peptide is associated with alterations in levels of the differentially glycosylated forms of guanylyl cyclase C. Eur J Biochem. 2003 Sep;270(18):3848-57.

8432.      Johnston SD, McMillan SA, Collins JS, Tham TC, McDougall NI, Murphy P. A comparison of antibodies to tissue transglutaminase with conventional serological tests in the diagnosis of coeliac disease. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2003 Sep;15(9):1001-4.

8433.      Lawler JV, Wallace MR.  Diagnosis and treatment of bacterial diarrhea. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2003 Aug;5(4):287-94. Review.

8434.      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.

8435.      Mubeen S, Vara L, Sarada T, Reddy V. Qualitative analysis of oral rehydration solution used in urban and rural areas of Tirupati.  Indian J Nutr Diet 2003; 40(2): 59-62.

8436.      Tachibana H, Watanabe K, Cheng XJ, Tsukamoto H, Kaneda Y, Takeuchi T, Ihara S, Petri WA Jr. VH3 gene usage in neutralizing human antibodies specific for the Entamoeba histolytica Gal/GalNAc lectin heavy subunit. Infect Immun. 2003 Aug;71(8):4313-9.

8437.      Thomas PD, Forbes A, Green J, Howdle P, Long R, Playford R, Sheridan M, Stevens R, Valori R, Walters J, Addison GM, Hill P, Brydon G.   Guidelines for the investigation of chronic diarrhoea, 2nd edition. Gut. 2003 Jul;52 Suppl 5:v1-15.

8438.           Vesely SK, George JN, Lammle B, Studt JD, Alberio L, El-Harake MA, Raskob GE.  ADAMTS13 activity in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura-hemolytic uremic syndrome: relation to presenting features and clinical outcomes in a prospective cohort of 142 patients. Blood. 2003 Jul 1;102(1):60-8. Epub 2003 Mar 13.

8439.      Zhang Z, Mahajan S, Zhang X, Stanley SL Jr. Tumor necrosis factor alpha is a key mediator of gut inflammation seen in amebic colitis in human intestine in the SCID mouse-human intestinal xenograft model of disease. Infect Immun. 2003 Sep;71(9):5355-9.


8440.  Al-Braiken FA, Amin A, Beeching NJ, Hommel M, Hart CA. Detection of Cryptosporidium amongst diarrhoeic and asymptomatic children in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 2003 Jul;97(5):505-10.

8441.  Botelho BA, Bando SY, Trabulsi LR, Moreira-Filho CA. Identification of EPEC and non-EPEC serotypes in the EPEC O serogroups by PCR-RFLP analysis of the fliC gene. J Microbiol Methods. 2003 Jul;54(1):87-93.

8442.  Proulx F, Wagner E, Toledano B, Decaluwe H, Seidman EG, Rivard GE. Mannan-binding lectin in children with Escherichia coli O157:H7 haemmorrhagic colitis and haemolytic uraemic syndrome. Clin Exp Immunol. 2003 Sep;133(3):360-3.

8443.  Robinson P, Okhuysen PC, Chappell CL, Weinstock JV, Lewis DE, Actor JK, White AC Jr. Substance P expression correlates with severity of diarrhea in cryptosporidiosis. J Infect Dis. 2003 Jul 15;188(2):290-6. Epub 2003 Jul 09.


8444.      Bhojani IP; Bhagwat VR; Borade VB Effect of diarrhoea on blood zinc and copper levels Indian Practitioner. 2003 May; 56(5): 312-6.

8445.      Cunningham R, Dale B, Undy B, Gaunt N. Proton pump inhibitors as a risk factor for Clostridium difficile diarrhoea. J Hosp Infect. 2003 Jul;54(3):243-5.

8446.      Lawler JV, Wallace MR. Diagnosis and treatment of bacterial diarrhea. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2003 Aug;5(4):287-94.




Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis & Immunodiagnostics:  

9052.  Abdo AA, Beck P.  Diagnosis and management of microscopic colitis. Can Fam Physician. 2003 Nov;49:1473-8. Review.

9053.  Di Sabatino A, Ciccocioppo R, Luinetti O, Ricevuti L, Morera R, Cifone MG, Solcia E, Corazza GR. Increased enterocyte apoptosis in inflamed areas of Crohn's disease. Dis Colon Rectum. 2003 Nov;46(11):1498-507.

9054.  Dulguer MV, Fabbricotti SH, Bando SY, Moreira-Filho CA, Fagundes-Neto U, Scaletsky IC. Atypical enteropathogenic Escherichia coli strains: phenotypic and genetic profiling reveals a strong association between enteroaggregative E. coli heat-stable enterotoxin and diarrhea. J Infect Dis. 2003 Dec 1;188(11):1685-94. Epub 2003 Nov 14.

9055.  Gold BD, Westra SJ, Graeme-Cook FM. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 40-2003. A 14-month-old boy with recurrent abdominal distention and diarrhea. N Engl J Med. 2003 Dec 25;349(26):2541-9.

9056.  Hogan WR, Tsui FC, Ivanov O, Gesteland PH, Grannis S, Overhage JM, Robinson JM, Wagner MM; Indiana-Pennsylvania-Utah Collaboration. Detection of pediatric respiratory and diarrheal outbreaks from sales of over-the-counter electrolyte products. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2003 Nov-Dec;10(6):555-62. Epub 2003 Aug 04.

9057.  Lange S, Bosaeus I, Jennische E, Johansson E, Lundgren BK, Lonnroth I. Food-induced antisecretory factor activity is correlated with small bowel length in patients with intestinal resections. APMIS. 2003 Oct;111(10):985-8.

9058.  Logan RF, Howarth GF, West J, Shepherd K, Robinson MH, Hardcastle JD. How often is a positive faecal occult blood test the result of coeliac disease? Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2003 Oct;15(10):1097-100.

9059.  Lonnroth I, Lange S, Jennische E, Johansson E, Jonson I, Torres J. Cholera toxin protects against action by Clostridium difficile toxin A. The role of antisecretory factor in intestinal secretion and inflammation in rat. APMIS. 2003 Oct;111(10):969-77.

9060.  Marushima A, Matsumura A, Fujita K, Enomoto T, Nose T. Adult tethered cord syndrome presenting with refractory diarrhoea. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2003 Nov;74(11):1596-7.

9061.  Nakamura H, Ogasawara J, Monma C, Hase A, Suzuki H, Kai A, Haruki K, Nishikawa Y. Usefulness of a combination of pulsed-field gel electrophoresis and enrichment culture in laboratory investigation of a foodborne outbreak due to Clostridium perfringens. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2003 Nov;47(3):471-5.

9062.  Talley NJ, Dennis EH, Schettler-Duncan VA, Lacy BE, Olden KW, Crowell MD.  Overlapping upper and lower gastrointestinal symptoms in irritable bowel syndrome patients with constipation or diarrhea. Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 Nov;98(11):2454-9.


9063.  Apisarnthanarak A, Fraser VJ, Dunne WM, Little JR, Hoppe-Bauer J, Mayfield JL, Polish LB. Stenotrophomonas maltophilia intestinal colonization in hospitalized oncology patients with diarrhea. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Oct 15;37(8):1131-5. Epub 2003 Sep 18.

9064.  Berois M, Libersou S, Russi J, Arbiza J, Cohen J. Genetic variation in the VP7 gene of human rotavirus isolated in Montevideo-Uruguay from 1996-1999. J Med Virol. 2003 Nov;71(3):456-62.

9065.  Clark HF, Burke CJ, Volkin DB, Offit P, Ward RL, Bresee JS, Dennehy P, Gooch WM, Malacaman E, Matson D, Walter E, Watson B, Krah DL, Dallas MJ, Schodel F, Kaplan M, Heaton P. Safety, immunogenicity and efficacy in healthy infants of G1 and G2 human reassortant rotavirus vaccine in a new stabilizer/buffer liquid formulation. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2003 Oct;22(10):914-20.

9066.  Ghilardi AC, Gomes TA, Elias WP, Trabulsi LR. Virulence factors of Escherichia coli strains belonging to serogroups O127 and O142. Epidemiol Infect. 2003 Oct;131(2):815-21.

9067.  Haque R, Mondal D, Kirkpatrick BD, Akther S, Farr BM, Sack RB, Petri WA Jr.  Epidemiologic and clinical characteristics of acute diarrhea with emphasis on Entamoeba histolytica infections in preschool children in an urban slum of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2003 Oct;69(4):398-405.

9068.  Harris HA, Albert LM, Leathurby Y, Malamas MS, Mewshaw RE, Miller CP, Kharode YP, Marzolf J, Komm BS, Winneker RC, Frail DE, Henderson RA, Zhu Y, Keith JC Jr.  Evaluation of an estrogen receptor-beta agonist in animal models of human disease. Endocrinology. 2003 Oct;144(10):4241-9.

9069.  Isken O, Grassmann CW, Sarisky RT, Kann M, Zhang S, Grosse F, Kao PN, Behrens SE. Members of the NF90/NFAR protein group are involved in the life cycle of a positive-strand RNA virus. EMBO J. 2003 Nov 3;22(21):5655-65.

9070.  Koci MD, Moser LA, Kelley LA, Larsen D, Brown CC, Schultz-Cherry S. Astrovirus induces diarrhea in the absence of inflammation and cell death. J Virol. 2003 Nov;77(21):11798-808.

9071.  Presterl E, Zwick RH, Reichmann S, Aichelburg A, Winkler S, Kremsner PG, Graninger W. Frequency and virulence properties of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli in children with diarrhea in Gabon. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2003 Oct;69(4):406-10.

9072.  Rendon AL, Nunez M, Gonzalez-Requena D, Jimenez-Nacher I, Gonzalez-Lahoz J, Soriano V. Diarrhea related to lopinavir is most often mild and not related to plasma drug levels. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2003 Oct 1;34(2):247.

9073.  Shao J, Li M, Jia Q, Lu Y, Wang PG. Sequence of Escherichia coli O128 antigen biosynthesis cluster and functional identification of an alpha-1,2-fucosyltransferase. FEBS Lett. 2003 Oct 9;553(1-2):99-103.


9074.  Clark HF, Burke CJ, Volkin DB, Offit P, Ward RL, Bresee JS, Dennehy P, Gooch WM, Malacaman E, Matson D, Walter E, Watson B, Krah DL, Dallas MJ, Schodel F, Kaplan M, Heaton P.  Safety, immunogenicity and efficacy in healthy infants of G1 and G2 human reassortant rotavirus vaccine in a new stabilizer/buffer liquid formulation. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2003 Oct;22(10):914-20.


9075.  Reller ME, Mendoza CE, Lopez MB, Alvarez M, Hoekstra RM, Olson CA, Baier KG, Keswick BH, Luby SP. A randomized controlled trial of household-based flocculant-disinfectant drinking water treatment for diarrhea prevention in rural Guatemala. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2003 Oct;69(4):411-9.

9076.  Talley NJ. Evaluation of drug treatment in irritable bowel syndrome. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2003 Oct;56(4):362-9. Review.


JULY, 2004

Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis & Immunodiagnostics:  

9680.    Anderson EJ, Weber SG. Rotavirus infection in adults. Lancet Infect Dis. 2004 Feb;4(2):91-9. Review.

9681.    Araya T, Reniers G, Schaap A, Kebede D, Kumie A, Nagelkerke N, Coutinho R, Sanders E. Lay diagnosis of causes of death for monitoring AIDS mortality in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Trop Med Int Health. 2004 Jan;9(1):178-86.

9682.    Beatty ME, Griffin PM, Tulu AN, Olsen SJ. Culturing practices and antibiotic use in children with diarrhea. Pediatrics. 2004 Mar;113(3 Pt 1):628-9.

9683.    Blake JE, Mitsikosta F, Metcalfe MA. Immunological detection and cytotoxic properties of toxins from toxin A-positive, toxin B-positive Clostridium difficile variants. J Med Microbiol. 2004 Mar;53(Pt 3):197-205.

9684.    Broor S, Ghosh D, Mathur P.  Molecular epidemiology of rotavirus in India. Indian J med Res 2002; 118(Aug): 59-67.

9685.    Camilleri M. Chronic diarrhea: a review on pathophysiology and management for the clinical gastroenterologist. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2004 Mar;2(3):198-206. Review.

9686.    Casburn-Jones AC, Farthing MJ. Management of infectious diarrhoea. Gut. 2004 Feb;53(2):296-305. Review.

9687.    Caunedo A, Rodriguez-Tellez M, Garcia-Montes JM, Gomez-Rodriguez BJ, Guerrero J, Herrerias JM Jr, Pellicer F, Herrerias JM. Usefulness of capsule endoscopy in patients with suspected small bowel disease. Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2004 Jan;96(1):10-21.

9688.     Di Sabatino A, Ciccocioppo R, Cinque B, Millimaggi D, Morera R, Ricevuti L, Cifone MG, Corazza GR. Defective mucosal T cell death is sustainably reverted by infliximab in a caspase dependent pathway in Crohn's disease. Gut. 2004 Jan;53(1):70-7.

9689.     el-Karaksy H, el-Shabrawi M, Mohsen N, Kotb M, el-Koofy N, el-Deeb N. Capillaria philippinensis: a cause of fatal diarrhea in one of two infected Egyptian sisters. J Trop Pediatr. 2004 Feb;50(1):57-60.

9690.     Eslick GD, Howell SC, Hammer J, Talley NJ. Empirically derived symptom sub-groups correspond poorly with diagnostic criteria for functional dyspepsia and irritable bowel syndrome. A factor and cluster analysis of a patient sample. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2004 Jan 1;19(1):133-40.

9691.     Fraquelli M, Colli A, Colucci A, Bardella MT, Trovato C, Pometta R, Pagliarulo M, Conte D. Accuracy of ultrasonography in predicting celiac disease. Arch Intern Med. 2004 Jan 26;164(2):169-74.

9692.     Goldberg RM, Sargent DJ, Morton RF, Fuchs CS, Ramanathan RK, Williamson SK, Findlay BP, Pitot HC, Alberts SR. A randomized controlled trial of fluorouracil plus leucovorin, irinotecan, and oxaliplatin combinations in patients with previously untreated metastatic colorectal cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2004 Jan 1;22(1):23-30.

9693.     Gupta YK, Gupta M, Aneja S, Kohli K. Current drug therapy of protozoal diarrhoea. Indian J Pediatr. 2004 Jan;71(1):55-8. Review.

9694.     Infante RM, Ericsson CD, Jiang ZD, Ke S, Steffen R, Riopel L, Sack DA, DuPont HL. Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli diarrhea in travelers: response to rifaximin therapy. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2004 Feb;2(2):135-8.

9695.    Jimenez JC, Fontaine J, Grzych JM, Dei-Cas E, Capron M. Systemic and mucosal responses to oral administration of excretory and secretory antigens from Giardia intestinalis. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2004 Jan;11(1):152-60.

9696.     Mearin F, Baro E, Roset M, Badia X, Zarate N, Perez I. Clinical patterns over time in irritable bowel syndrome: symptom instability and severity variability. Am J Gastroenterol. 2004 Jan;99(1):113-21.

9697.     Mearin F, Roset M, Badia X, Balboa A, Baro E, Ponce J, Diaz-Rubio M, Caldwell E, Cucala M, Fueyo A, Talley NJ. Splitting irritable bowel syndrome: from original Rome to Rome II criteria. Am J Gastroenterol. 2004 Jan;99(1):122-30.

9698.    Muniz AE, Bartle S, Foster R. Edema, anemia, hypoproteinemia, and acrodermatitis enteropathica: an uncommon initial presentation of cystic fibrosis. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2004 Feb;20(2):112-4.

9699.    Mwachari CW, Shepherd BE, Cleopa O, Odhiambo JA, Cohen CR. Mortality and burden of disease in a cohort of HIV-seropositive adults in Nairobi, Kenya. Int J STD AIDS. 2004 Feb;15(2):120-6.

9700.   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.

9701.    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.

9702.    Penny ME, Marin RM, Duran A, Peerson JM, Lanata CF, Lonnerdal B, Black RE, Brown KH. Randomized controlled trial of the effect of daily supplementation with zinc or multiple micronutrients on the morbidity, growth, and micronutrient status of young Peruvian children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2004 Mar;79(3):457-65.

9703.    Probert CS, Jones PR, Ratcliffe NM. A novel method for rapidly diagnosing the causes of diarrhoea. Gut. 2004 Jan;53(1):58-61.

9704.     Qadri F, Bhuiyan TR, Dutta KK, Raqib R, Alam MS, Alam NH, Svennerholm AM, Mathan MM. Acute dehydrating disease caused by Vibrio cholerae serogroups O1 and O139 induce increases in innate cells and inflammatory mediators at the mucosal surface of the gut. Gut. 2004 Jan;53(1):62-9.

9705.    Rao SS. Pathophysiology of adult fecal incontinence. Gastroenterology. 2004 Jan;126(1 Suppl 1):S14-22. Review.

9706.    Ray PG, Kelkar SD. Measurement of antirotavirus IgM/IgA/IgG responses in the serum samples of Indian children following rotavirus diarrhoea and their mothers. J Med Virol. 2004 Mar;72(3):416-23.

9707.    Ray PG, Kelkar SD. Prevalence of neutralizing antibodies against different rotavirus serotypes in children with severe rotavirus-induced diarrhea and their mothers. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2004 Jan;11(1):186-94.

9708.    Regua-Mangia AH, Gomes TA, Vieira MA, Andrade JR, Irino K, Teixeira LM. Frequency and characteristics of diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli strains isolated from children with and without diarrhoea in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. J Infect. 2004 Feb;48(2):161-7.

9709.    Rubenstein J, Sherif A, Appelman H, Chey WD. Ulcerative colitis associated enteritis: is ulcerative colitis always confined to the colon? J Clin Gastroenterol. 2004 Jan;38(1):46-51. Review.

9710.     Thielman NM, Guerrant RL. Clinical practice. Acute infectious diarrhea. N Engl J Med. 2004 Jan 1;350(1):38-47. Review.

9711.     Van den Berg RJ, Claas EC, Oyib DH, Klaassen CH, Dijkshoorn L, Brazier JS, Kuijper EJ. Characterization of toxin A-negative, toxin B-positive Clostridium difficile isolates from outbreaks in different countries by amplified fragment length polymorphism and PCR ribotyping. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Mar;42(3):1035-41.

9712.     Wang L, Sunyer JO, Bello LJ. Fusion to C3d enhances the immunogenicity of the E2 glycoprotein of type 2 bovine viral diarrhea virus. J Virol. 2004 Feb;78(4):1616-22.

9713.     Xing J, Larive B, Mekhail N, Soffer E. Transcutaneous electrical acustimulation can reduce visceral perception in patients with the irritable bowel syndrome: a pilot study. Altern Ther Health Med. 2004 Jan-Feb;10(1):38-42.


9714.     Ahmed MU, Kobayashi N, Wakuda M, Sanekata T, Taniguchi K, Kader A, Naik TN, Ishino M, Alam MM, Kojima K, Mise K, Sumi A. Genetic analysis of group B human rotaviruses detected in Bangladesh in 2000 and 2001. J Med Virol. 2004 Jan;72(1):149-55.

9715.     Bai Y, Dai YC, Li JD, Nie J, Chen Q, Wang H, Rui YY, Zhang YL, Yu SY. Acute diarrhea during army field exercise in southern China. World J Gastroenterol. 2004 Jan;10(1):127-31.

9716.     Cheng VC, Hung IF, Tang BS, Chu CM, Wong MM, Chan KH, Wu AK, Tse DM, Chan KS, Zheng BJ, Peiris JS, Sung JJ, Yuen KY. Viral replication in the nasopharynx is associated with diarrhea in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Feb 15;38(4):467-75.

9717.     Dillingham R, Guerrant RL. Childhood stunting: measuring and stemming the staggering costs of inadequate water and sanitation. Lancet. 2004 Jan 10;363(9403):94-5.

9718.     Esona MD, Armah GE, Geyer A, Steele AD. Detection of an unusual human rotavirus strain with G5P[8] specificity in a Cameroonian child with diarrhea. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Jan;42(1):441-4.

9719.     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.

9720.     Gerding DN. Clindamycin, cephalosporins, fluoroquinolones, and Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea: this is an antimicrobial resistance problem. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Mar 1;38(5):646-8. Epub 2004 Feb 11.

9721.     Kaper JB, Nataro JP, Mobley HL. Pathogenic Escherichia coli. Nat Rev Microbiol. 2004 Feb;2(2):123-40. Review.

9722.     Khatami SS, Mukunda B, Ravakhah K. Coinfection with Giardia lamblia and Clostridium difficile after use of ranitidine. Am J Med Sci. 2004 Feb;327(2):91-3.

9723.     Maurer K, Krey T, Moennig V, Thiel HJ, Rumenapf T. CD46 is a cellular receptor for bovine viral diarrhea virus. J Virol. 2004 Feb;78(4):1792-9.

9724.     Meier PW, Pachlopnik JM, von der Weid NX, Rudin C, Bianchetti MG.  Microangiopathic anemia without thrombocytopenia and kidney disease in a child with diarrhea caused by Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Feb 1;38(3):e25-6.

9725.     Raqib R, Roy SK, Rahman MJ, Azim T, Ameer SS, Chisti J, Andersson J. Effect of zinc supplementation on immune and inflammatory responses in pediatric patients with shigellosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2004 Mar;79(3):444-50.

9726.     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.

9727.    Yazar S, Altuntas F, Sahin I, Atambay M. Dysentery caused by Balantidium coli in a patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma from Turkey. World J Gastroenterol. 2004 Feb 1;10(3):458-9.


9728.    Clark HF, Bernstein DI, Dennehy PH, Offit P, Pichichero M, Treanor J, Ward RL, Krah DL, Shaw A, Dallas MJ, Laura D, Eiden JJ, Ivanoff N, Kaplan KM, Heaton P. Safety, efficacy, and immunogenicity of a live, quadrivalent human-bovine reassortant rotavirus vaccine in healthy infants. J Pediatr. 2004 Feb;144(2):184-90.


9729.    Kasi PM, Gilani AI, Zaidi AH. Improvement of water and sanitation for developing countries. Lancet. 2004 Mar 13;363(9412):899-900.

9730.    Larson EL, Lin SX, Gomez-Pichardo C, Della-Latta P. Effect of antibacterial home cleaning and handwashing products on infectious disease symptoms: a randomized, double-blind trial. Ann Intern Med. 2004 Mar 2;140(5):321-9.

9731.    Thapar N, Sanderson IR. Diarrhoea in children: an interface between developing and developed countries. Lancet. 2004 Feb 21;363(9409):641-53. Review.




Diagnosis, Diagnostics, Immunodiagnosis & Immunodiagnostics:  

10362.  Adeniji OA, Barnett CB, Di Palma JA. Durability of the diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome based on clinical criteria. Dig Dis Sci. 2004 Apr;49(4):572-4.

10363.  Alavandi SV, Ananthan S. Biochemical characteristics, serogroups, and virulence factors of Aeromonas species isolated from cases of diarrhoea and domestic water samples in Chennai. Indian J med Microbiol 2003; 21(4): 233-8.

10364.  Ali M, Dutta K, Chatterjee R, Ghosh S, Biswas R. Efficacy of oral rehydration therapy in dehydrating diarrhoea of children. J Indian Med Ass 2003; 101(6): 352-8.

10365.  Dean JL. Evolution in the recommendations for oral rehydration therapy according to World Health Organisation guidelines: where to go from here. J Indian Med Ass 2003; 101(6): 366-70.

10366.  Freeman HJ. Adult celiac disease and the severe "flat" small bowel biopsy lesion. Dig Dis Sci. 2004 Apr;49(4):535-45. Review.

10367.  Hennessy TW, Marcus R, Deneen V, Reddy S, Vugia D, Townes J, Bardsley M, Swerdlow D, Angulo FJ; Emerging Infections Program FoodNet Working Group.  Survey of physician diagnostic practices for patients with acute diarrhea: clinical and public health implications. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Apr 15;38 Suppl 3:S203-11.

10368.  Johal SS, Hammond J, Solomon K, James PD, Mahida YR. Clostridium difficile associated diarrhoea in hospitalised patients: onset in the community and hospital and role of flexible sigmoidoscopy. Gut. 2004 May;53(5):673-7.

10369.  Krober SM, Kaiserling E, Horny HP, Weber A.  Primary diagnosis of Whipple's disease in bone marrow. Hum Pathol. 2004 Apr;35(4):522-5.

10370.  Locke GR 3rd, Murray JA, Zinsmeister AR, Melton LJ 3rd, Talley NJ. Celiac disease serology in irritable bowel syndrome and dyspepsia: a population-based case-control study. Mayo Clin Proc. 2004 Apr;79(4):476-82.

10371.  Olmez A, Yalcin S, Yurdakok K, Coskun T. Serum selenium levels in acute gastroenteritis of possible viral origin. J Trop Pediatr. 2004 Apr;50(2):78-81.

10372.  Pollok RC.  Investigation of chronic diarrhoea. Gut. 2004 May;53(5):770.

10373.  Rizvi M, Surinder Kumar. Serum resistance of Escherichia coli strains causing urinary tract infection and diarrhoea in relation to alpha haemolysin production and O type. Indian J Path Microbiol 2003; 46(3): 504-6.

10374.  Sharma A, Ramesh Kumar. Study on efficacy of WHO-ORS in malnourished  children with acute dehydrating diarrhoea. J Indian Med Ass 2003; 101(6): 346-50.

10375.  Somasundaram KV, Sudhakar MK, Damodharan J, Kallarakkal JT, Sahib K, Mahajan A. An unusual presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus. J Indian Med Ass 2004; 102(2): 97,99. (cr;4 ref)


10376.  Alaniz ME, Lardone RD, Yudowski SL, Farace MI, Nores GA.  Normally occurring human anti-GM1 immunoglobulin M antibodies and the immune response to bacteria. Infect Immun. 2004 Apr;72(4):2148-51.

10377.  Dore K, Buxton J, Henry B, Pollari F, Middleton D, Fyfe M, Ahmed R, Michel P, King A, Tinga C, Wilson JB; Multi-Provincial Salmonella Typhimurium Case-Control Study Steering Committee.  Risk factors for Salmonella typhimurium DT104 and non-DT104 infection: a Canadian multi-provincial case-control study. Epidemiol Infect. 2004 Jun;132(3):485-93.

10378.  Farmer JJ 3rd, Gangarosa RE, Gangarosa EJ. Does Laribacter hongkongensis cause diarrhoea, or does diarrhoea "cause" L hongkongensis? Lancet. 2004 Jun 12;363(9425):1923-4.

10379.  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.

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