Cristian Gheorghe

Summary

Affiliation: Fundeni Clinical Institute
Country: Romania

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Endomicroscopy for assessing mucosal healing in patients with ulcerative colitis
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center for Digestive Diseases and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 20:423-6. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of the Romanian waiting list for liver transplantation after changing organ allocation policy
    Liana Gheorghe
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Center, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania Email
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 22:299-303. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B virus infection in an adult population in Romania: a nationwide survey
    Liana Gheorghe
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Center, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:56-64. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint High sustained virological response rate to combination therapy in genotype 1 patients with histologically mild hepatitis C
    Liana Gheorghe
    Hepatology Department, Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 18:51-6. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Olympus capsule endoscopy for small bowel examination
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 022328 Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:309-13. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation of the MELD score as a predictor of death on the waiting list for liver transplantation
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 022328 Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:267-72. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Ampullary bleeding diagnosed using CCD high resolution and real time viewer capsule endoscope system
    C Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:187, 210. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Quiz HQ 35. An unusual cause of hepatosplenomegaly and malabsorption. Waldenström's macroglobulinemia
    L Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:76, 103. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy, tolerability and predictive factors for early and sustained virologic response in patients treated with weight-based dosing regimen of PegIFN alpha-2b ribavirin in real-life healthcare setting
    Liana Gheorghe
    Department of Hepatology, Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:23-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary prophylaxis of variceal bleeding in cirrhotics awaiting liver transplantation
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:552-7. 2006

Collaborators

  • Ioana Gabriela Lupescu
  • Speranta Iacob
  • Roxana Vadan
  • Irinel Popescu
  • Mircea Diculescu
  • Ileana Constantinescu
  • Mircea Grigorescu
  • I Sporea
  • G Becheanu
  • Oliviu Pascu
  • Marcel Tantau
  • Radu Tutuian
  • Adrian Saftoiu
  • Roxana Sirli
  • Nagy Habib
  • C Guja
  • Liana Gheorghe
  • Razvan Iacob
  • Iulia Simionov
  • Serban Gologan
  • Bogdan Cotruta
  • L Gheorghe
  • Carmen Preda
  • Iuliana Parvulescu
  • Dana Damian
  • Ana Maria Catuneanu
  • Razvan Cerban
  • Gabriela Smira
  • Florin Caruntu
  • Irma Eva Csiki
  • Alina Petria
  • Vlad Herlea
  • Mariana Jinga
  • Daniela Dobru
  • Cristina Toader
  • Ion Bancila
  • Irma E Csiki
  • Daniela Iancu
  • Doina Hrehoret
  • Vlad Brasoveanu
  • Ligia Barbarii
  • Corina Pietrareanu
  • Simona Dima
  • Anca Nastase
  • Constanta Banica
  • Valentin Serban
  • Daniela Anghel
  • Daniel Coriu
  • Silviu Iobagiu
  • Liliana Paslaru
  • Codruţa Vagu
  • Alexandrina Constantinescu
  • Elena Ionica
  • Ana Maria Ene
  • Emanoil Ceausu
  • Simona Baculea
  • Loredana Regep
  • Mona Dumbrava
  • Viorel Trifu
  • Cristina Cotruta
  • Andrei Carabela
  • A Carabela
  • M Vasilica
  • Iulia Parvulescu
  • R Iacob
  • Corina Angelescu
  • Roxana Vaidan
  • Gheorghe Balan
  • Alexandra Constantinescu
  • Alexandru Fraticiu
  • Marius Dumitrescu
  • Adrian Goldis
  • Nicolae Bolog
  • Adriana Stoicescu
  • Eugen Dumitru
  • Tudor Nicolaie
  • Eftimie Mutescu
  • Felicia Coman
  • Vladimir Bacarea
  • Ion Călin
  • Mihaela Badea
  • Radu Ionescu
  • Letiţia Tugui
  • Octavian Papuc
  • Catalin Vasilescu
  • Gabriela Aposteanu
  • Serban Georgescu
  • Adela Mihalcea

Detail Information

Publications64

  1. ncbi request reprint Endomicroscopy for assessing mucosal healing in patients with ulcerative colitis
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center for Digestive Diseases and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 20:423-6. 2011
    ..Images of conventional optical microscopy and confocal laser endomicroscopy in patients with ulcerative proctitis in remission are presented...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of the Romanian waiting list for liver transplantation after changing organ allocation policy
    Liana Gheorghe
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Center, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania Email
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 22:299-303. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to characterize the dynamics of the Romanian waiting list (WL) for liver transplantation (LT) over two periods: 2004-2007 vs. 2008-2011...
  3. doi request reprint The prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B virus infection in an adult population in Romania: a nationwide survey
    Liana Gheorghe
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Center, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:56-64. 2013
    ..The prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in the general population in Romania are still largely unknown...
  4. ncbi request reprint High sustained virological response rate to combination therapy in genotype 1 patients with histologically mild hepatitis C
    Liana Gheorghe
    Hepatology Department, Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 18:51-6. 2009
    ..Patients with mild hepatitis C have a significant risk of disease progression at medium- and long-term follow-up and should be considered for antiviral therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Olympus capsule endoscopy for small bowel examination
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 022328 Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:309-13. 2007
    ..The following technical imaging review examines the current data and recent developments pertaining to diagnosis of small bowel lesions by video capsule endoscopy: indications, contraindications, diagnostic yield, spectrum of lesions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation of the MELD score as a predictor of death on the waiting list for liver transplantation
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 022328 Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:267-72. 2007
    ..Currently, the most recent MELD score available for each waiting list patient is used to prioritize organs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ampullary bleeding diagnosed using CCD high resolution and real time viewer capsule endoscope system
    C Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:187, 210. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Quiz HQ 35. An unusual cause of hepatosplenomegaly and malabsorption. Waldenström's macroglobulinemia
    L Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:76, 103. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy, tolerability and predictive factors for early and sustained virologic response in patients treated with weight-based dosing regimen of PegIFN alpha-2b ribavirin in real-life healthcare setting
    Liana Gheorghe
    Department of Hepatology, Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:23-9. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary prophylaxis of variceal bleeding in cirrhotics awaiting liver transplantation
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:552-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of prophylactic band ligation and propranolol versus propranolol alone for the primary prophylaxis of variceal bleeding in patients with high-risk esophageal varices listed for liver transplantation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Preoperative noninvasive EUS evaluation in patients with esophageal cancer considered for esophagectomy
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 15:137-41. 2006
    ..AIM. We have studied prospectively the impact of EUS in the evaluation and decision for therapy of patients with esophageal cancer diagnosed in our center...
  12. ncbi request reprint QUIZ HQ 40. Perineal abscesses and fistulas--always a mark of Crohn's disease?
    C Gheorghe
    Center for Gastroenterol Hepatol, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:307-8, 342. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Confocal endomicroscopy for in vivo microscopic analysis of upper gastrointestinal tract premalignant and malignant lesions
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Fundeni Street 258, 022328, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:95-100. 2008
    ..Potential clinical applications are presented, including diagnosis of NERD, Barrett's esophagus, atrophic gatritis, gastric intestinal metaplasia and dysplasia, gastric adenomatous or hyperplastic polyps, gastric cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Projected dynamics of colonoscopic screening and surveillance for colorectal cancer
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, 258 Fundeni Street, sector 2, 022328, Bucharest, Romania
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1568-72. 2008
    ..We used a simulation model of statistical analysis to estimate the cost and procedural burden of colorectal cancer (CRC) screening and surveillance using colonoscopy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Real-time sonoelastography - a new application in the field of liver disease
    Liana Gheorghe
    Department of Hepatology, Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fundeni Clinical Institute Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Sos Fundeni no 258, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:469-74. 2008
    ..Elasticity imaging promises to make an important contribution to ultrasound practice...
  16. ncbi request reprint Confocal laser endomicroscopy and ultrasound endoscopy during the same endoscopic session for diagnosis and staging of gastric neoplastic lesions
    C Gheorghe
    University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Bucharest
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 104:17-24. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Real time elastography - a non-invasive diagnostic method of small hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis
    Liana Gheorghe
    Fundeni Clinical Institute of Digestive Diseases, Liver Transplantation, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 18:439-46. 2009
    ..Small nodules (under 3 cm) detected on ultrasound (US) in cirrhotics represent the most challenging category for noninvasive diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Access to peginterferon plus ribavirin therapy for hepatitis C in Romania between 2002-2009
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute of Digestive Diseases and Liver Transplantation, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 19:161-7. 2010
    ..An overall prevalence rate of HCV infection in Romanian adult population was recently estimated to be 3.23%. The proportion of treated patients with chronic hepatitis C in our country has never been assessed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of peginterferon alpha-2a and peginterferon alpha-2b combination regimens in genotype-1 naive patients with chronic hepatitis C
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute of Digestive Diseases and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni street, 253 Bucharest, Romania
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:939-44. 2010
    ..The second end point was to make an indirect comparison of the cost-effectiveness of combination therapy of the two Peg-IFNs...
  20. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis C virus infection in adult population in Romania: a nationwide survey 2006 - 2008
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute of Digestive Diseases and Liver Transplantation, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 19:373-9. 2010
    ..This study was aimed at determining the seroprevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in Romania and the possible risk factors and modality of HCV transmission...
  21. ncbi request reprint Narrow-band imaging endoscopy for diagnosis of malignant and premalignant gastrointestinal lesions
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 15:77-82. 2006
    ..g. intestinal metaplasia in Barret's esophagus), as well as the disorganization of the vascular pattern in inflammatory disorders and the irregular pit pattern in early neoplastic lesions of the esophagus, stomach and large bowel...
  22. ncbi request reprint Natural history of compensated viral B and D cirrhosis
    Liana Gheorghe
    Hepatology Unit, Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 14:329-35. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to define the natural long-term course of HDV compensated cirrhosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Wilson's Disease: a challenge of diagnosis. The 5-year experience of a tertiary centre
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Sos Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 13:179-85. 2004
    ..Because molecular diagnosis is considered impractical and no patognomonic features have been described, diagnosis of Wilson's disease (WD) using clinical and biochemical findings is still challenging...
  24. ncbi request reprint Regression of gastric malt-lymphoma under specific therapy may be predict by endoscopic ultrasound
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Sos Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 13:129-34. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Weight-based dosing regimen of peg-interferon α-2b for chronic hepatitis delta: a multicenter Romanian trial
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center for Digestive Diseases and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 20:377-82. 2011
    ..Antiviral therapy for chronic hepatitis D (delta) is not yet satisfactory, although it appears to be the only means to alter the progressive natural course of chronic hepatitis D virus (HDV) infection...
  26. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of inflammatory bowel disease in adults who refer to gastroenterology care in Romania: a multicentre study
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Center, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1153-9. 2004
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Argon plasma coagulation for radiation proctitis
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 12:107-12. 2003
    ..Rectal stenoses have been described only in patients treated with higher power settings...
  28. ncbi request reprint Living donor liver transplantation and hepatitis C
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 13:317-27. 2004
    ..The optimum clinical approach is to consider LDLT in HCV-infected recipients only as a life-saving procedure and to attempt to eradicate HCV before LT to prevent recurrent infection...
  29. ncbi request reprint Frequency and predictive factors for overlap syndrome between autoimmune hepatitis and primary cholestatic liver disease
    Liana Gheorghe
    Centre of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:585-92. 2004
    ..To evaluate the frequency of cholestatic pattern in patients with autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) and to identify predictive factors associated with the development of the overlap syndrome...
  30. ncbi request reprint Improvement of hepatic encephalopathy using a modified high-calorie high-protein diet
    Liana Gheorghe
    Department of Hepatology, Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 14:231-8. 2005
    ..We evaluated the effect of a modified, casein-vegetable-based, high-protein high-calorie (HPHC) diet on the outcome of cirrhotic patients with hepatic encephalopathy (HE)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic clipping focused on "triclip" for bleeding Dieulafoy's lesion in the colon
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 14:79-82. 2005
    ..We report a case of Dieulafoy's lesion of the colon which has given us the opportunity to briefly review the indications and technique of endoclipping...
  32. ncbi request reprint Predictors of death on the waiting list for liver transplantation characterized by a long waiting time
    L Gheorghe
    Department of Hepatology, Centre of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Transpl Int 18:572-6. 2005
    ..A simplified version of the MELD score, using only serum creatinine and INR might be taken into account when predicting 12 months mortality on WL with longer waiting time, but it has to be confirmed by other prospective studies...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and tolerability of pegylated Interferon alpha-2a and ribavirin combination therapy in Romanian patients with chronic hepatitis C: from clinical trials to clinical practice
    Liana Gheorghe
    Department of Hepatology, Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 14:109-15. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Computer tomographic evaluation of digestive tract non-Hodgkin lymphomas
    Ioana G Lupescu
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Fundeni Hospital, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Str Fundeni no 258, 022328 Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:315-9. 2007
    ..The gold standard for diagnosis remains, in all cases of digestive tract non-Hodgkin lymphomas (NHL), the histological examination, which allows a tissue diagnosis, performed preferably by transmural biopsy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pegylated interferon alpha-2a and ribavirin combination therapy in HCV liver transplant recipients. Experience of 7 cases
    Speranta Iacob
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, 258 Fundeni Street, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:165-72. 2008
    ..Combination therapy with interferon and ribavirin is the treatment of choice for established recurrent hepatitis C...
  36. doi request reprint Drug-induced Sweet's syndrome secondary to hepatitis C antiviral therapy
    Liana Gheorghe
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Int J Dermatol 47:957-9. 2008
    ..We report a case of drug-induced Sweet's syndrome secondary to hepatitis C antiviral therapy. To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of Sweet's syndrome in association with pegylated interferon-alpha therapy...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Quiz of gastroenterology and hepatology (H-Q16)]
    Carmen Preda
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Sos Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 11:159-61. 2002
  38. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for the severity of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C and moderate alcohol consumption
    Roxana Vadan
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Clinical Institute Fundeni, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 12:183-7. 2003
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the relative contribution of steatosis and moderate alcohol consumption to the severity of liver fibrosis in patients infected with genotype 1 hepatitis C virus...
  39. ncbi request reprint Infliximab for Crohn's disease in clinical practice: the experience of a single center in romania
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Sos Fundeni no 258, 71637 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 12:7-13. 2003
    ..The aim of the study was to report the efficacy and tolerability of infliximab therapy in the first 24 patients with refractory and fistulizing Crohn's disease (CD) treated at our center between August 2000-May 2002...
  40. doi request reprint Predictors of short term treatment outcome in patients with achalasia following endoscopic or surgical therapy
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:2503-7. 2012
    ..While there is controversy which method is best, the aim of the current study was to identify predictors of symptom recurrence after endoscopic or surgical therapy...
  41. doi request reprint Inflammatory gene expression profiles in Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis: a comparative analysis using a reverse transcriptase multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification protocol
    Serban Gologan
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Bucharest, Romania
    J Crohns Colitis 7:622-30. 2013
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Higher titers of anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies IgA and IgG are associated with more aggressive phenotypes in Romanian patients with Crohn's disease
    Serban Gologan
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 21:39-44. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the seroprevalence and the correlations of anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies (ASCA) titers with different clinical phenotypes in Romanian patients with Crohn's disease (CD)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Costs and efficacy of "on demand" low-dose immunoprophylaxis in HBV transplanted patients: experience in the Romanian program of liver transplantation
    Speranta Iacob
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Sos Fundeni nr 258, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:383-8. 2008
    ..HBV in liver transplant (LT) patients is associated with good outcomes and the challenges are primarily focused around optimizing prophylactic regimens with hepatitis B immune globulin (HBIG) and minimizing related costs...
  44. ncbi request reprint Antro-duodenal tuberculosis causing gastric outlet obstruction--a rare presentation of a protean disease
    Liana Gheorghe
    Centre of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Sos Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 11:149-52. 2002
    ..In our case, the rare gastroduodenal location of abdominal tuberculosis occurred as primary tuberculosis, in the absence of other identifiable locations...
  45. ncbi request reprint The use of IT in the medical system has economic and research advantages--the experience of Fundeni Gastroenterology and Hepatology Center
    Razvan Iacob
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Str Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 14:426-9. 2005
  46. ncbi request reprint Overlap syndrome between autoimmune hepatitis and primary biliary cirrhosis complicated by hepatocellular carcinoma
    Liana Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Sos Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 13:33-8. 2004
    ..Unfortunately, a sudden fulminant liver failure complicated with intravascular disseminated coagulopathy was fatal for our patient while awaiting liver transplantation...
  47. ncbi request reprint Primary focal T-cell lymphoma of the liver: a case report and review of the literature
    Razvan Cerban
    Center for Digestive Disease and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 21:213-6. 2012
    ..Histological examination of tissue is essential to confirm the diagnosis. Treatment options are surgical resection and/or chemotherapy but the rate of response to treatment varies widely. Some patients can achieve prolonged remission...
  48. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic mucosal resection for early gastric cancer. A case report
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 11:33-8. 2002
    ..The histopathological examination confirmed an early cancer, without involvement of muscularis mucosae. The patient has had an uneventful evolution being well at six months after the procedure..
  49. ncbi request reprint The His1069Gln mutation in the ATP7B gene in Romanian patients with Wilson's disease referred to a tertiary gastroenterology center
    Razvan Iacob
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Center, Fundeni Clinical Institute, University of Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 21:181-5. 2012
    ....
  50. doi request reprint The prevalence of malnutrition and the evolution of nutritional status in patients with moderate to severe forms of Crohn's disease treated with Infliximab
    Roxana Vadan
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute for Digestive Diseases and Liver Transplantation, 258 Fundeni Street, sector 2, 022328 Bucharest, Romania
    Clin Nutr 30:86-91. 2011
    ..Malnutrition is variably encountered in adult patients with Crohn's disease. We evaluated the nutritional status at the beginning and during Infliximab treatment in patients with Crohn's disease...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Quiz of gastroenterology and hepatology]
    Cristian Gheorghe
    Centrul de Gastroenterologie si Hepatologie, Institutul Clinic Fundeni, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 11:65-7. 2002
  52. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal stromal tumors: retrospective analysis of the computer-tomographic aspects
    Ioana G Lupescu
    Radiology Department, Fundeni Hospital, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Fundeni, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:147-51. 2007
    ..To describe the computer-tomographic (CT) aspects of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) in correlation to their histology...
  53. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration biopsy in the diagnosis of pancreatic masses
    Mariana Jinga
    2nd Internal Medicine Clinic, Carol Davila Military Emergency Clinical Hospital, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 13:49-54. 2004
    ..We report a series of 9 patients who underwent EUS-FNA and shortly review the indications, technique, results and impact of EUS-FNA on the management of these patients...
  54. ncbi request reprint Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia: specific indication for domino liver transplantation
    Irinel Popescu
    Center of General Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Transplantation 76:1345-50. 2003
    ..We report a case of a patient with FHC whose liver was used for domino transplantation in a patient with cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma...
  55. ncbi request reprint Combined liver and islet transplantation using steroid-free immunosuppression
    I Popescu
    Center of General Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 102:597-602. 2007
    ..Islet transplantation can be associated to liver transplantation in order to improve the associated diabetes in cirrhotic patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint MELD exceptions and new predictive score of death on long waiting lists for liver transplantation
    S Iacob
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 104:267-73. 2009
    ..Cirrhosis related complications, considered MELD exceptions, proved to add prognostic value to the MELD score in predicting waiting list mortality...
  57. doi request reprint Domino liver transplantation using a graft from a donor with familial hypercholesterolemia: seven-yr follow-up
    Irinel Popescu
    Center of General Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    Clin Transplant 23:565-70. 2009
    ..In conclusion, DLT using a liver graft from a patient with HFHC provides a viable option for marginal recipients...
  58. ncbi request reprint Tissue specific MR contrast media role in the differential diagnosis of cirrhotic liver nodules
    Ioana Gabriela Lupescu
    Radiology and Imaging Department, Fundeni Hospital, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:341-6. 2008
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  59. ncbi request reprint QUIZ HQ 41. Is any intrahepatic mass a tumor
    Iulia Simionov
    Center Gastroenterology Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:453-4, 471. 2007
  60. ncbi request reprint Chemoembolization in the treatment of metastatic ileocolic carcinoid
    Mircea Diculescu
    Centre of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Sos Fundeni no 258, 72437 Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 11:141-7. 2002
    ..One of the main therapeutic options used in treating multiple liver metastases from a carcinoid tumour is chemoembolization and this case offered an excellent opportunity to present this therapy...
  61. ncbi request reprint Quiz HQ 45. A rare case of conjugated hyperbilirubinemia. Dubin-Johnson syndrome
    Alina Petria
    Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 17:199, 216. 2008
  62. ncbi request reprint Pattern of relapses in Romanian patients with ulcerative colitis
    Roxana Vadan
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:121-2; author reply 122. 2007
  63. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological study of gastric cancer in the adult population referred to gastroenterology medical services in Romania -- a multicentric study
    Daniela Dobru
    Department of Gastroenterology, Emergency Clinical Hospital, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Str Gh Marinescu 1, 4300 Tg Mureş, Romania
    Rom J Gastroenterol 13:275-9. 2004
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint CT aspects of gastrointestinal stromal tumors: adding EUS and EUS elastography to the diagnostic tools
    Liana Gheorghe
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:346-7. 2007