A team of investigators sought to investigate the rate of resolution of Clostridioides difficile infection as well as safety associated with fecal microbiota transplantation in patients with liver cirrhosis.
Researchers assert that PAs will play a key role in expanding access to colonoscopies for patients as a result of their comparable performance with attending physicians.
For pediatric patients with nonbloody diarrhea, evaluating symptoms plus blood and stool markers is the optimal test strategy for predicting IBD.
A history of periodontal disease correlated with significantly increased risks for esophageal and gastric adenocarcinoma.
For patients with melanoma treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors, vitamin D intake is associated with a reduced risk for ICI colitis.
A team of researchers conducted surveillance at a New York City hospital to assess the prevalence K pneumoniae.
Probiotics should only be recommended for specific patient populations since there is not enough evidence to support their use in the majority of digestive conditions, according to new clinical guidelines released by the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and recently published in Gastroenterology.
Biochemical elevation of liver function and gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms were common in patients with COVID-19 at the time of hospital admission.
These study findings show that weight loss occurred early among patients with advanced gastric cancer and was associated with shorter overall survival.
Live poultry, such as chicks and ducklings, in backyard flocks have caused Salmonella infections that have sickened 97 people in 28 states.