Maria Esteve

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intestinal spirochetosis and chronic watery diarrhea: clinical and histological response to treatment and long-term follow up
    Maria Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Mutua Terrassa Hospital, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:1326-33. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and factors related to hepatitis B and C in inflammatory bowel disease patients in Spain: a nationwide, multicenter study
    Carme Loras
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Fundació per la Recerca Mútua de Terrassa, Plaça Dr Robert no 5, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:57-63. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Is a gluten-free diet necessary in Marsh I intestinal lesions in patients with HLADQ2, DQ8 genotype and without gastrointestinal symptoms?
    Maria Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology Hospital Universitari Mútua de Terrassa, Fundació per Recerca Mútua de Terrassa, Universitat de Barcelona, Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 15:505-10. 2012
  4. doi request reprint How do we manage vaccinations in patients with inflammatory bowel disease?
    Maria Esteve Comas
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, ES 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Dig Dis 27:370-4. 2009
  5. pmc Spectrum of gluten-sensitive enteropathy in first-degree relatives of patients with coeliac disease: clinical relevance of lymphocytic enteritis
    M Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Universitat de Barcelona, Plaça Dr Robert no 5, 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Gut 55:1739-45. 2006
  6. pmc Severe ulcerative colitis: at what point should we define resistance to steroids?
    Maria Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Placa Dr Robert no 508221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 14:5504-7. 2008
  7. pmc Chronic hepatitis B reactivation following infliximab therapy in Crohn's disease patients: need for primary prophylaxis
    M Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, Plaça Dr Robert no 5, 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Gut 53:1363-5. 2004
  8. pmc Impact of mass screening for gluten-sensitive enteropathy in working population
    Meritxell Mariné
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital of Mútua de Terrassa, Research Foundation Mútua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, 08221 Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 15:1331-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Lymphocytic duodenosis: aetiology and long-term response to specific treatment
    Merce Rosinach
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Plaza Dr Robert 5, Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    Dig Liver Dis 44:643-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence and clinical relevance of enteropathy associated with systemic autoimmune diseases
    Maria José Vives
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Universitari MútuaTerrassa, Fundació per la Recerca MútuaTerrassa, Universitat de Barcelona, Plaza Dr Robert 5, Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    Dig Liver Dis 44:636-42. 2012

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Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint Intestinal spirochetosis and chronic watery diarrhea: clinical and histological response to treatment and long-term follow up
    Maria Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Mutua Terrassa Hospital, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:1326-33. 2006
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and factors related to hepatitis B and C in inflammatory bowel disease patients in Spain: a nationwide, multicenter study
    Carme Loras
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Fundació per la Recerca Mútua de Terrassa, Plaça Dr Robert no 5, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:57-63. 2009
    ..The objectives of this study are to assess the prevalence of HBV and HCV infection in IBD, in a nationwide study, and to evaluate associated risk factors...
  3. doi request reprint Is a gluten-free diet necessary in Marsh I intestinal lesions in patients with HLADQ2, DQ8 genotype and without gastrointestinal symptoms?
    Maria Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology Hospital Universitari Mútua de Terrassa, Fundació per Recerca Mútua de Terrassa, Universitat de Barcelona, Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 15:505-10. 2012
    ..Arguments are provided to prescribe a GFD to manage extraintestinal symptoms. By contrast, there are not enough reasons to prescribe a GFD to prevent long-term complications...
  4. doi request reprint How do we manage vaccinations in patients with inflammatory bowel disease?
    Maria Esteve Comas
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, ES 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Dig Dis 27:370-4. 2009
    ..Decreased response has been reported for hepatitis B and pneumoccocal vaccination. In those cases, testing for serological responses to vaccine should be performed and booster doses may be required...
  5. pmc Spectrum of gluten-sensitive enteropathy in first-degree relatives of patients with coeliac disease: clinical relevance of lymphocytic enteritis
    M Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Universitat de Barcelona, Plaça Dr Robert no 5, 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Gut 55:1739-45. 2006
    ..Serological markers of coeliac disease are of little diagnostic value in identifying these patients...
  6. pmc Severe ulcerative colitis: at what point should we define resistance to steroids?
    Maria Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Placa Dr Robert no 508221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 14:5504-7. 2008
    ..Either way, physicians taking care of these patients need to recognize that severe ulcerative colitis may be life-threatening, and they need to be careful with excessively prolonged medical treatment and delayed surgery...
  7. pmc Chronic hepatitis B reactivation following infliximab therapy in Crohn's disease patients: need for primary prophylaxis
    M Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, Plaça Dr Robert no 5, 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Gut 53:1363-5. 2004
    ..There are no specific recommendations on surveillance and treatment of HBV before infliximab infusion. Two cases of severe hepatic failure related to infliximab infusions have been described in patients with rheumatic diseases...
  8. pmc Impact of mass screening for gluten-sensitive enteropathy in working population
    Meritxell Mariné
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital of Mútua de Terrassa, Research Foundation Mútua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, 08221 Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 15:1331-8. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Lymphocytic duodenosis: aetiology and long-term response to specific treatment
    Merce Rosinach
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Plaza Dr Robert 5, Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    Dig Liver Dis 44:643-8. 2012
    ..The clinical significance of lymphocytic duodenosis remains unclear...
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence and clinical relevance of enteropathy associated with systemic autoimmune diseases
    Maria José Vives
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Universitari MútuaTerrassa, Fundació per la Recerca MútuaTerrassa, Universitat de Barcelona, Plaza Dr Robert 5, Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    Dig Liver Dis 44:636-42. 2012
    ..To assess whether systemic autoimmune diseases are a risk group for coeliac disease and if there is a systemic autoimmune diseases-associated enteropathy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Systematic evaluation of the causes of chronic watery diarrhea with functional characteristics
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:2520-8. 2007
    ....
  12. pmc Prevalence of measles antibodies among health care workers in Catalonia (Spain) in the elimination era
    Luis Urbiztondo
    Public Health Agency, Generalitat of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 13:391. 2013
    ..The objective was to estimate susceptibility to measles in HCW and related demographic and occupational characteristics...
  13. doi request reprint Comparison of lymphocyte isolation methods for endoscopic biopsy specimens from the colonic mucosa
    Anna Carrasco
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Research Foundation Mútua de Terrassa, Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    J Immunol Methods 389:29-37. 2013
    ..004). Mechanical and biopsy culture are not advisable methods because of the low cell yield, and phenotypic alterations and high contamination rate, respectively...
  14. doi request reprint Paucicellular lymphocytic colitis: is it a minor form of lymphocytic colitis? A clinical pathological and immunological study
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, Universitat de Barcelona, Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:1189-98. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate whether PLC may be considered to be a true microscopic colitis, and in this case, whether it is a minor form of lymphocytic colitis (LC) or a different entity...
  15. pmc Helicobacter pylori infection as a cause of iron deficiency anaemia of unknown origin
    Helena Monzón
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 19:4166-71. 2013
    ..To assess the aetiological role of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection in adult patients with iron-refractory or iron-dependent anaemia of previously unknown origin...
  16. ncbi request reprint Predisposing HLA-DQ2 and HLA-DQ8 haplotypes of coeliac disease and associated enteropathy in microscopic colitis
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:1333-8. 2005
    ..To assess the presence of both genetic and serological markers of coeliac disease in patients with microscopic colitis, and whether there was associated enteropathy...
  17. doi request reprint Evolution of the incidence of collagenous colitis and lymphocytic colitis in Terrassa, Spain: a population-based study
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hospital Universitari Mútua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:1015-20. 2011
    ..The aim was to evaluate changes in the population-based incidence rate of microscopic colitis and its subtypes over time in Terrassa, Spain...
  18. doi request reprint Impact of current smoking on the clinical course of microscopic colitis
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Terrassa, Spain
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 19:1470-6. 2013
    ..Whether current smoking worsens the clinical course of microscopic colitis (MC) is unknown. The aim was to evaluate the impact of smoking on the clinical course of MC...
  19. ncbi request reprint Intestinal intraepithelial lymphocyte cytometric pattern is more accurate than subepithelial deposits of anti-tissue transglutaminase IgA for the diagnosis of celiac disease in lymphocytic enteritis
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Centro de Investigacion Biomedica en Red de Enfermedades Hepaticas y Digestivas CIBERehd, Terrassa Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e101249. 2014
    ..The aim was to evaluate the usefulness of both CD IEL cytometric pattern and anti-TG2 IgA subepithelial deposit analysis (CD IF pattern) for diagnosing lymphocytic enteritis due to CD...
  20. doi request reprint Serological survey of mumps immunity among health care workers in the Catalonia region of Spain
    Magda Campins
    Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Infect Control 41:378-80. 2013
    ..5% (95% confidence interval, 84.7-89.9). Vaccination with 2 doses of vaccine should be reinforced in health care workers to minimize the risk of mumps transmission in health care settings...
  21. doi request reprint Are positive serum-IgA-tissue-transglutaminase antibodies enough to diagnose coeliac disease without a small bowel biopsy? Post-test probability of coeliac disease
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Centro de Investigacion Biomedica en Red de Enfermedades Hepaticas y Digestivas CIBERehd, Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    J Crohns Colitis 6:861-6. 2012
    ..However, the PPV of a strongly positive tTG will depend on the celiac disease prevalence in the different risk groups of the disease..
  22. doi request reprint Apoptosis resistance of mucosal lymphocytes and IL-10 deficiency in patients with steroid-refractory Crohn's disease
    Rebeca Santaolalla
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Research Foundation Mútua de Terrassa, Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:1490-500. 2011
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Lack of clinical usefulness of Das-1 monoclonal antibody and mucin expression as risk markers of gastric carcinoma in patients with gastric intestinal metaplasia
    Montserrat Forné
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Terrassa, Spain
    Am J Clin Pathol 131:99-105. 2009
    ..Das-1 expression was associated with GIM from patients with gastric cancer. However, this relation was weaker than previously reported, precluding clinical usefulness as a premalignant marker of GIM...
  24. doi request reprint Mild enteropathy as a cause of iron-deficiency anaemia of previously unknown origin
    Helena Monzón
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mútua Terrassa and Research Foundation Mútua Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Dig Liver Dis 43:448-53. 2011
    ..We assessed whether mild enteropathy with negative coeliac serology may be gluten-dependent, and a cause of iron-deficiency anaemia. In cases not responding to gluten-free diet, the role of Helicobacter pylori infection was evaluated...
  25. doi request reprint Early azathioprine therapy is no more effective than placebo for newly diagnosed Crohn's disease
    Julian Panes
    Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red en el Área Temática de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Gastroenterology 145:766-74.e1. 2013
    ..A small placebo-controlled trial reported the efficacy of mercaptopurine therapy for children newly diagnosed with Crohn's disease, yet little is known about the efficacy of early thiopurine therapy in adults...
  26. doi request reprint Addition of metronidazole to azathioprine for the prevention of postoperative recurrence of Crohn's disease: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Miriam Mañosa
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 19:1889-95. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the efficacy of the addition of metronidazole (for 3 months after the surgical treatment) to azathioprine for the prevention of postsurgical endoscopic recurrence...
  27. ncbi request reprint Fructose-sorbitol malabsorption
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 11:368-74. 2009
    ..Further placebo-controlled studies are needed to obtain definite conclusions about the role of dietary sugar malabsorption in functional bowel disease...
  28. doi request reprint A genome-wide association study on a southern European population identifies a new Crohn's disease susceptibility locus at RBX1-EP300
    Antonio Julia
    Rheumatology Research Group, Vall d Hebron Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain
    Gut 62:1440-5. 2013
    ..We performed a GWAS on a southern European population to identify new CD risk loci...
  29. ncbi request reprint Drug consumption and the risk of microscopic colitis
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:324-30. 2007
    ..Microscopic colitis is a rare disease of unknown etiology. It has been described that some drugs could cause or worsen the disease; however, the scientific evidence is limited...
  30. doi request reprint Epidemiological risk factors in microscopic colitis: a prospective case-control study
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Terrassa, Spain
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 19:411-7. 2013
    ..The cause of collagenous colitis (CC) and lymphocytic colitis (LC) is unknown and epidemiological risk factors for CC and LC are not well studied. The aim was to evaluate in a case-control study epidemiological risk factors for CC and LC...
  31. ncbi request reprint High-risk travel abroad overtook low-risk travel from 1999 to 2004: characterization and trends in 2,622 Spanish travelers
    Lluís Valerio
    Catalan Society of Family and Community Medicine, Barcelonés nord i Maresme International Health Unit, Institut Catala de la Salut, Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Barcelona, Spain
    J Travel Med 12:327-31. 2005
    ..In contrast to other European countries, neither the exact role nor the responsibilities of general practitioners and primary health care in travel medicine are clearly defined...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Tuberculosis in health care personnel in a general hospital]
    Xavier Casas
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 122:741-3. 2004
    ..The objective of our study was to review tuberculosis cases in health care professionals from a general hospital and to determine their incidence in relation to the general population...
  33. pmc Effectiveness of infliximab after adalimumab failure in Crohn's disease
    Maria Chaparro
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitario de la Princesa, Instituto de Investigación Princesa and Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 18:5219-24. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of infliximab as a second-line therapy in Crohn's disease patients after adalimumab failure...
  34. pmc Colorectal cancer prognosis twenty years later
    Luis Bujanda
    Departament of Gastroenterology, CIBERehd, University of Country Basque, Donostia Hospital, Avda Sancho El Sabio, 17 2D, 20010 San Sebastian, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 16:862-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate changes in colorectal cancer (CRC) survival over the last 20 years...
  35. ncbi request reprint Sugar malabsorption in functional abdominal bloating: a pilot study on the long-term effect of dietary treatment
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Plaza Dr Robert 5, 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Nutr 25:824-31. 2006
    ..Gas-related complaints (i.e., passage of flatus), which are present in a subgroup of these patients, might be associated with carbohydrate malabsorption...
  36. ncbi request reprint Collagenous and lymphocytic colitis. evaluation of clinical and histological features, response to treatment, and long-term follow-up
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:340-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the clinical features, response to treatment, and long-term follow-up of CC and LC in a large group of patients prospectively diagnosed in a single center...
  37. doi request reprint Efficacy of anti-TNF therapies in refractory severe microscopic colitis
    Maria Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    J Crohns Colitis 5:612-8. 2011
    ..Aims 1) To report the frequency of refractory microscopic colitis in the database of the participant hospitals. 2) To describe the therapeutic response to anti-TNF therapy among the refractory cases...
  38. pmc Inflammatory bowel disease in travelers: choosing the right vaccines and check-ups
    Maria Esteve
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, Fundació per la Recerca Mútua de Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Terrassa, Catalonia, 08221, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 17:2708-14. 2011
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls and errors in the diagnosis of collagenous and lymphocytic colitis
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Terrassa, Spain
    J Crohns Colitis 2:343-7. 2008
    ..Finally, the pathologist should be motivated to use objective histological criteria to make the diagnosis. In this context, it is important to define the terminology as clearly as possible to avoid confusion...
  40. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus transmission during colonoscopy evidenced by phylogenetic analysis
    Verónica Saludes
    Microbiology Service, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain
    J Clin Virol 57:263-6. 2013
    ..Among most reported medical procedures involved in nosocomial transmission, endoscopy procedures remain controversial and might be underestimated...
  41. doi request reprint Prevalence of susceptibility to tetanus and diphtheria in health care workers in Catalonia
    Maria Esteve
    Hospital Germans Trias, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Infect Control 40:896-8. 2012
    ..4% (95% confidence interval: 42.1-50.7). Tetanus protection should be improved in health care workers born before 1975. The immune status against diphtheria was poor, with less than half of people born before 1975 correctly immunized...
  42. doi request reprint Susceptibility genetic variants associated with colorectal cancer risk correlate with cancer phenotype
    Anna Abuli
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital del Mar, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Gastroenterology 139:788-96, 796.e1-6. 2010
    ..Characterization of such a correlation would improve CRC management and prevention programs. We assessed the association between these genetic variants and CRC phenotype in patients and modeled pairwise combinations to detect epistasis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage at hospital admission
    Irma Casas
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Barcelona, Spain
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:1314-7. 2007
    ..The prevalence of MRSA carriage at hospital admission was 1.4%. Older patients and patients previously admitted to healthcare centers were the most likely to have MRSA carriage at admission...
  44. pmc Aberrant gene promoter methylation associated with sporadic multiple colorectal cancer
    Victoria Gonzalo
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Clinic, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red en el Area temática de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 5:e8777. 2010
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of duodenal antitissue transglutaminase antibodies in gluten-sensitive enteropathy
    R Santaolalla
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Mutua de Terrassa, Fundació per la Recerca Mútua de Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 27:820-9. 2008
    ..In gluten-sensitive enteropathy, antitissue transglutaminase antibodies are synthesized in the duodenum...
  46. pmc Fat composition may be a clue to explain the primary therapeutic effect of enteral nutrition in Crohn's disease: results of a double blind randomised multicentre European trial
    M A Gassull
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Gut 51:164-8. 2002
    ..Dietary fat has been suggested to determine the therapeutic effect of enteral diets in Crohn's disease...
  47. ncbi request reprint Serum selenium and risk of large size colorectal adenomas in a geographical area with a low selenium status
    F Fernandez-Banares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:2103-8. 2002
    ..We primarily aimed to assess the relationship of serum selenium status with the presence of large size colorectal adenomas in subjects living in a poor selenium region. The serum selenium status in colorectal cancer was also evaluated...
  48. ncbi request reprint Bile acid malabsorption in microscopic colitis and in previously unexplained functional chronic diarrhea
    F Fernandez-Banares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua de Terrassa, Spain
    Dig Dis Sci 46:2231-8. 2001
    ..In this setting, cholestyramine seems to be highly effective in stopping diarrhea...
  49. ncbi request reprint Hypertransaminasemia in pediatric celiac disease patients and its prevalence as a diagnostic clue
    C Farre
    Department of Biochemistry, Hospital Sant Joan de Deu, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:3176-81. 2002
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint [GETECCU-2005 recommendations for the use of infliximab (Remicade) in inflammatory bowel disease]
    E Domenech
    Servicio de Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 28:126-34. 2005