How is Endometriosis Diagnosed?
Discussion Endometriosis is classically defined as endometrial tissue occurring outside the uterine lining. It is a common cause of chronic pelvic pain and dysmenorrhea in adolescents. It can present differently in adolescents than adult women and usually can appear like many other common problems such as chronic constipation or gastrointestinal dysmotility. It is estimated that ~25-38% of adolescents with chronic pelvic pain have endometriosis. Use of clinical criteria versus laparoscopic documentation of disease makes the epidemiology of this problem more challenging. The cause is not wholly agreed upon but many believe ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 28, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Have Celiac Disease? You May Need Screening for Other Disorders
Multiple studies that have found people with celiac disease face higher risks for diabetes, thyroid conditions, arthritis, and other autoimmune disorders. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Celiac Disease Linked to Higher Risk for RA, JIA Celiac Disease Linked to Higher Risk for RA, JIA
Clinicians caring for patients with celiac disease should have a low threshold to evaluate arthritic conditions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines - November 17, 2022 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Docs Urge Screening for Autoimmune Disorders in Celiac Disease Docs Urge Screening for Autoimmune Disorders in Celiac Disease
Many advocates aren ' t waiting for consensus guidelines to weigh in on this approach, citing the substantial health gains that early diagnosis and treatment can produce.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - November 16, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Pediatric Celiac Disease Incidence Varies Across US, Europe Pediatric Celiac Disease Incidence Varies Across US, Europe
The findings suggest that clinicians should have a low threshold for screening.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - November 7, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Latiglutenase Aids Patients With Celiac Exposed to Gluten Latiglutenase Aids Patients With Celiac Exposed to Gluten
Latiglutenase degraded glucose in the stomach, according to researchers.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - November 2, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Expert Review of Management of Refractory Celiac Disease Expert Review of Management of Refractory Celiac Disease
Recurrent symptoms and elevated celiac antibodies can persist in some patients after a year of trying a gluten-free diet.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - November 1, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Caroline Quentin says eating 'a grain of rice can cause painful symptoms'
Actress Caroline Quentin "struggled for years" with increasingly bad symptoms of coeliac disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kids With Asymptomatic Celiac May Have Severe Disease Histology Kids With Asymptomatic Celiac May Have Severe Disease Histology
A new report emphasizes the importance of celiac disease screening for all children whose first-degree relatives are affected, because symptom status may not be predictive of disease severity.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - October 10, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

‘Ticking away in the back of my mind’: what does it mean to know the risk embedded in your DNA?
Scheme aims to help Australia become the first country to offer preventive genetic testing through public healthcare. Is that knowledge power?Get ourfree news app,morning email briefing ordaily news podcastMortality has always been on Perry Jones ’ mind, much more so than your average 20-something. She’s dealt with a number of challenging health conditions since her teens, so when her mother urged her to be screened for the BRCA1 variant and BRCA2 variant gene a couple of years ago (both of which indicate a high risk of breast and ovaria n cancer) she didn’t exactly jump at the chance.Jones, who has type 1 diabetes, ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 4, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Sophie Black Tags: Genetics Science Health Biology Source Type: news

Anthony Fauci, loved and hated, plots his next move: ‘I'm not going to sit in my house’
In 1984, when Anthony Fauci took over as head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), his wife gave him a plant for the new office. Both the palm and the 81-year-old physician are still there, the giant plant now crowding the office of one of the most celebrated—and polarizing—scientific figures in U.S. history. But not for much longer. Fauci announced on 22 August that he would step down at the end of the year from both NIAID and his post as the chief medical adviser to President Joe Biden. “What am I going to do with this plant? It’s a monster. I can’t fit it in any other pla...
Source: ScienceNOW - September 1, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Anthony Fauci, loved and hated, plots his next move: ‘I’m not going to sit in my house’
In 1984, when Anthony Fauci took over as head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), his wife gave him a plant for the new office. Both the palm and the 81-year-old physician are still there, the giant plant now crowding the office of one of the most celebrated—and polarizing—scientific figures in U.S. history. But not for much longer. Fauci announced on 22 August that he would step down at the end of the year from both NIAID and his post as the chief medical adviser to President Joe Biden. “What am I going to do with this plant? It’s a monster. I can’t fit it in any other pla...
Source: ScienceNOW - September 1, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Fecal Transplant in UC; Cancer Surveillance Lacking in Cirrhosis; Undiagnosed Celiac
(MedPage Today) -- Researchers believe they've identified two more reasons why fecal microbiota transplants from certain donors more often induce ulcerative colitis (UC) remissions. (Gut) AbbVie announced that it is seeking FDA approval for a... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - July 28, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Targets for the Pharmacologic Management of Celiac Disease Targets for the Pharmacologic Management of Celiac Disease
Several promising therapeutic agents are currently under investigation for the treatment of celiac disease. Review the evidence supporting existing and future drug targets in this paper.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - June 29, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Traumatic gastric laceration with injury of splenic and celiac vessel following intentional self-harm by crashing of motor vehicle: a case report - Acharya SS, Karmacharya RM, Vaidya S, Adhikari MM, Upadhyay G, Bhandari N, Bhatt S.
Intra-abdominal injury due to blunt trauma accounts for 5-10% of all traumatic cases. It usually occurs secondary to motor vehicle collision, pedestrian injury, and falls. Typically these result in injury to solid abdominal organs-liver and spleen, hollow ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news