EDITORIAL

 

The history of 5-ASA compounds and their use in ulcerative colitis - trailblazing discoveries in gastroenterology
J. Mayberry


IMAGES OF THE ISSUES

A rare cause of melena: gastric and duodenal diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
J. Santos-Antunes, R. Ramalho, S. Lopes, G. Macedo

Gallbladder tubulovillous adenoma in a patient with liver fluke infection
Y. Cheng , Q. Jia, X. Xiong, H. Ye, N. Cheng

ORIGINAL PAPERS

Predictors of variceal or nonvariceal source of upper gastrointestinal bleeding. An etiology predictive score established and validated in a tertiary referral center
D. Matei, I. Groza, B. Furnea, L. Puie, C. Levi, A. Chiru, C. Cruciat, G. Mester, S.C. Vesa, M. Tantau

Perforation during esophageal dilatation: a 10-year experience
A.F. Hagel, A. Naegel, W. Dauth, K. Matzel, H.P. Kessler, M.J. Farnbacher, W.M. Hohenberger,
M.F. Neurath, M. Raithel

Factors influencing the type, timing and severity of symptomatic responses to dietary gluten in patients with biopsy-proven Coeliac disease
S.M. Barratt, J.S. Leeds, D.S. Sanders


Predictors of first recurrence in Clostridium difficile-associated disease. A study of 306 patients hospitalized in a Romanian tertiary referral center
M. Lupse, M. Flonta, A. Cioara, I. Filipescu, N. Todor

Small bowel inflammatory involvement in BehÁet's disease associated spondyloarthritis is different from other spondyloarthritides. A prospective cohort study
M. Rimbas, A. Nicolau, S. Caraiola, C.G. Badea, M.R. Voiosu, C.R. Baicus

Correlation of Imatinib resistance with the mutational status of KIT and PDGFRA genes in gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a meta-analysis
J.H. Lee, Y. Kim, J.W. Choi, Y.S. Kim

New genetic markers for diagnosis of hepatitis C related hepatocellular carcinoma in Egyptian patients
MY. Saad, M. El-Serafy, M.S. Eldin, Z. Abdellatif, H. Khatab, T. Elbaz, H. Elgarem


Biliary papillomatosis: correlation of radiologic findings with percutaneous transhepatic cholangioscopy
J.H. Yoon

REVIEWS

Non-celiac gluten sensitivity. Is it in the gluten or the grain?
P. Nijeboer, H.J. Bontkes, C.J.J. Mulder, G. Bouma
CASE REPORTS

Acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding secondary to Kaposi sarcoma as initial presentation of HIV infection
S.A. Mansfield, S.P.A. Stawicki, R.C. Forbes, T.J. Papadimos, D.E. Lindsey

Double-duct sign: do not forget the gallstones
L.H. Oterdoom, S.J.B. van Weyenberg, N. K.H. de Boer

Development of multiple focal nodular hyperplasia lesions after portocaval shunting. A case report
U. Scheuermann, M. Strempel, T. Emrich, D. Foltys, G. Otto

Minimal hepatic encephalopathy diagnosis by magnetic resonance spectroscopy. A case report
C. Scheau, A.I. Badarau, A.E. Ghergus, G.A. Popa, I.G. Lupescu

TECHNIQUE / CASE REPORT

Esophageal per oral endoscopic miotomy (POEM) for achalasia: First case reported in Eastern Europe
M.Tantau, A. Tantau

CLINICAL IMAGING

Endoscopic ultrasound in the diagnosis and treatment of upper digestive bleeding: a useful tool
A. Seicean

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Cytomegalovirus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome in a patient with Crohn's disease receiving azathioprine
A. HernŠndez-Camba, S. Lakhwani, L. Ramos, J.M. Raya, E. Quintero

Long-lasting unspecific intestinal inflammation in ankylosing spondylitis evolving into Crohn's disease
A. Tursi, C.D. Inchingolo

Celiac disease and common variable immunodeefciency: a familial inheritance?
R. Licinio, M. Principi, A. Amoruso, D. Piscitelli, E. Ierardi, A. Di Leo

Renal amyloidosis after a short period since diagnosis of ileocolonic Crohn's disease
F. Karaahmet, H. Akinci, M. Hamamci, M. Bahceci, S. Coban, I. Yuksel