The patatin-like phospholipase 3 (rs738409) gene polymorphism is associated with increased liver enzymes in obese adolescents and metabolic syndrome in all ages, finds July's issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
This week's publication of the Journal of the American Medical Association examines the association between variation in adenoma detection rate and the lifetime benefits and cost of colorectal cancer screening.
The most recent issue of the American Journal of Gastroenterology evaluates the use of C-Reactive protein, fecal calprotectin, and stool lactoferrin for the detection of endoscopic activity in symptomatic inflammatory bowel disease patients.
Low-fasting triglyceride levels are associated with non-invasive markers of advanced liver fibrosis among adults in the United States, reports the latest issue of Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
The most recent issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics identifies clinical predictors of etiology and complications among patients presenting to the Emergency Department with esophageal food bolus impaction.