Ching Liang Lu

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Affiliation: Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Estrogen rapidly modulates 5-hydroxytrytophan-induced visceral hypersensitivity via GPR30 in rats
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Gastroenterology 137:1040-50. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Increasing trend of the incidence of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma, but not adenocarcinoma, in Taiwan
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Causes Control 21:269-74. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Estrogen rapidly modulates mustard oil-induced visceral hypersensitivity in conscious female rats: A role of CREB phosphorylation in spinal dorsal horn neurons
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Rd, Taipei, Taiwan 11217
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 292:G438-46. 2007
  4. pmc Irritable bowel syndrome and negative appendectomy: a prospective multivariable investigation
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan 11217
    Gut 56:655-60. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Social and medical impact, sleep quality and the pharmaceutical costs of heartburn in Taiwan
    C L Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:739-47. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes of the neuropeptides content and gene expression in spinal cord and dorsal root ganglion after noxious colorectal distension
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, 11217, Taiwan
    Regul Pept 131:66-73. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender difference on the symptoms, health-seeking behaviour, social impact and sleep quality in irritable bowel syndrome: a Rome II-based survey in an apparent healthy adult Chinese population in Taiwan
    C L Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:1497-505. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Impaired gastric myoelectricity in patients with chronic pancreatitis: role of maldigestion
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:372-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and health/social impacts of functional dyspepsia in Taiwan: a study based on the Rome criteria questionnaire survey assisted by endoscopic exclusion among a physical check-up population
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:402-11. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of Helicobacter pylori eradicated therapy on water gastric emptying in patients with active duodenal ulcer
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:1250-6. 2003

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  1. doi request reprint Estrogen rapidly modulates 5-hydroxytrytophan-induced visceral hypersensitivity via GPR30 in rats
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Gastroenterology 137:1040-50. 2009
    ..We examined the role of sex hormones in a VH model without colonic inflammation...
  2. doi request reprint Increasing trend of the incidence of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma, but not adenocarcinoma, in Taiwan
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Causes Control 21:269-74. 2010
    ..59% (P = 0.30) in female. In Taiwan, the incidence of ESCC significantly increased from 1979 to 2003, whereas the incidence of EA remained unchanged. Although EA incidence has not recently increased, it could in the future...
  3. ncbi request reprint Estrogen rapidly modulates mustard oil-induced visceral hypersensitivity in conscious female rats: A role of CREB phosphorylation in spinal dorsal horn neurons
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Rd, Taipei, Taiwan 11217
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 292:G438-46. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Irritable bowel syndrome and negative appendectomy: a prospective multivariable investigation
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan 11217
    Gut 56:655-60. 2007
    ..To examine prospectively whether irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or other variables-that is, psychiatric profiles, health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and clinical features-are associated with negative appendectomy (NA)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Social and medical impact, sleep quality and the pharmaceutical costs of heartburn in Taiwan
    C L Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:739-47. 2005
    ..Little is known about the social and medical burdens of heartburn in Asia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes of the neuropeptides content and gene expression in spinal cord and dorsal root ganglion after noxious colorectal distension
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, 11217, Taiwan
    Regul Pept 131:66-73. 2005
    ..In the absence of visceral inflammation, the aforementioned neuropeptides are important mediators in the processing of visceral pain/hypersensitivity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender difference on the symptoms, health-seeking behaviour, social impact and sleep quality in irritable bowel syndrome: a Rome II-based survey in an apparent healthy adult Chinese population in Taiwan
    C L Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:1497-505. 2005
    ..Little is known about the gender effect on irritable bowel syndrome in Asia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impaired gastric myoelectricity in patients with chronic pancreatitis: role of maldigestion
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:372-6. 2005
    ..To investigate whether gastric myoelectrical activity was impaired in patients with chronic pancreatitis (CP) and to explore the role of pancreatic enzyme in regulating gastric myoelectrical activity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and health/social impacts of functional dyspepsia in Taiwan: a study based on the Rome criteria questionnaire survey assisted by endoscopic exclusion among a physical check-up population
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:402-11. 2005
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the prevalence, social impact, and health-seeking behaviors of FD in an apparently healthy Chinese population in Taiwan...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of Helicobacter pylori eradicated therapy on water gastric emptying in patients with active duodenal ulcer
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:1250-6. 2003
    ..We explored the nature of water GE in active DU patients before and after ulcer healing and the influence of H. pylori eradication on GE...
  11. ncbi request reprint Stomach myoelectrical response of patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease receiving omeprazole treatment
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and School of Medicine National Yang Ming University, and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:1399-406. 2003
    ..It is unknown whether these agents effect any change in the stomach myoelectricity of GERD patients. Electrogastrographic (EGG) recording was used to study the probable effect of omeprazole on GERD patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Silent peptic ulcer disease: frequency, factors leading to "silence," and implications regarding the pathogenesis of visceral symptoms
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:34-8. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the frequency and risk factors for peptic ulcer disease in a cohort of asymptomatic, unselected patients undergoing routine screening EGD...
  13. doi request reprint Electrogastrographic characteristics in subjects with stomach remnant
    Hsing Feng Lee
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:339-44. 2010
    ..Slow wave (SW) is an essential component in mediating stomach motility. The purpose of the present study was to investigate the SW characteristics in subjects with stomach remnant...
  14. doi request reprint Dexamethasone inhibits tumor necrosis factor-alpha-stimulated gastric epithelial cell migration
    Jiing Chyuan Luo
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 72:509-14. 2009
    ..We evaluated whether dexamethasone inhibited TNF-alpha-stimulated gastric epithelial cell migration using a rat normal gastric epithelial cell line (RGM-1)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dexamethasone inhibits epidermal growth factor-stimulated gastric epithelial cell proliferation
    Jiing Chyuan Luo
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan 11217
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 320:687-94. 2007
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  16. doi request reprint Incidence and possible risk factors for clinical upper gastrointestinal events in patients taking selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors: A prospective, observational, cohort study in Taiwan
    Kuo Wei Hsiang
    Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, R O C
    Clin Ther 32:1294-303. 2010
    ..However, the risk factors for clinical upper GI events (symptomatic ulcers and ulcer complications) in COX-2 inhibitor users have been rarely evaluated in the past...
  17. pmc The diminished expression of proangiogenic growth factors and their receptors in gastric ulcers of cirrhotic patients
    Jiing Chyuan Luo
    Department of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 8:e61426. 2013
    ..We compared the expressions of proangiogenic growth factors and their receptors in the gastric ulcer margin between cirrhotic patients with thrombocytopenia and those of non-cirrhotic patients to elucidate possible mechanisms...
  18. ncbi request reprint Unchanging trend of adenocarcinoma of the esophagus and gastric cardia in Taiwan: a 15-year experience in a single center
    Shen Shong Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Cancer Center, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taiwan
    Dig Dis Sci 47:735-40. 2002
    ..Although gastroesophageal reflux disease is common here, its definite pathogenesis leading to esophageal adenocarcinoma or gastric cardia carcinoma remains unresolved...
  19. doi request reprint Spinal microglia initiate and maintain hyperalgesia in a rat model of chronic pancreatitis
    Pei Yi Liu
    Institute of Brain Science, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Gastroenterology 142:165-173.e2. 2012
    ..We investigated whether activated microglia in the thoracic spinal cord contribute to chronic pain in a rat model of CP...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impaired gastric myoelectrical activity in patients with Parkinson's disease and effect of levodopa treatment
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology and Neurology Department, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dig Dis Sci 49:744-9. 2004
    ..These abnormalities may be partially corrected with levodopa treatment in the fed state...
  21. doi request reprint Enhanced affect/cognition-related brain responses during visceral placebo analgesia in irritable bowel syndrome patients
    Hsing Feng Lee
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pain 153:1301-10. 2012
    ..The visceral placebo analgesia produced heightened activity in affective/cognitive brain regions in IBS patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Esomeprazole tablet vs omeprazole capsule in treating erosive esophagitis
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, No 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:3112-7. 2005
    ..Therefore, a perspective, double-blind, randomized comparison of esomeprazole tablets 40 mg (Nexium) vs omeprazole capsules 20 mg (Losec) in treating Chinese subjects with erosive/ulcerative reflux esophagitis (EE) was conducted...
  23. doi request reprint Neuronal correlates in the modulation of placebo analgesia in experimentally-induced esophageal pain: a 3T-fMRI study
    Hsueh Chieh Lu
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pain 148:75-83. 2010
    ..VLPFC activation during the anticipation of placebo analgesia suggests top-down control in the modulation of pain experience...
  24. doi request reprint Growth factors expression in patients with erosive esophagitis
    Jiing Chyuan Luo
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transl Res 152:81-7. 2008
    ..05). The study found that HGF, HGFR, EGF, VEGF, and, COX-2 are activated in the injured mucosa of EE patients; their activation might be involved in mucosal repair and ulcer healing of EE...
  25. doi request reprint The clinical significances of irritable bowel syndrome in Taiwan
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and Institute of Brain Science, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:102-5. 2011
    ..According to the Rome III definition, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) has been a biopsychosocial dysfunction. We tried to know whether the IBS clinical manifestations were comparable to other countries...
  26. ncbi request reprint Delayed gastrointestinal transit in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:1254-9. 2002
    ..It is interesting to study the GI transit in HCC patients and to explore the patient factors modulating GI transit...
  27. doi request reprint Risk factors for upper gastrointestinal bleeding in coronary artery disease patients receiving both aspirin and clopidogrel
    Kuang Wei Huang
    Department of Medicine, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 76:9-14. 2013
    ..We identified risk factors of UGIB in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) receiving dual therapy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Fasting and postprandial small intestinal slow waves non-invasively measured in subjects with total gastrectomy
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:247-52. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the origin of 3 cycles per min (cpm) slow wave recorded via electrogastrogram (EGG) and the characteristics of putative small intestinal slow waves in TG subjects...
  29. doi request reprint Dexamethasone inhibits basic fibroblast growth factor-stimulated gastric epithelial cell proliferation
    Jiing Chyuan Luo
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Biochem Pharmacol 76:841-9. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Infrared spectrometry based 13C-octanoic acid breath test in measuring human solid gastric emptying
    Chih Ping Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:41-6. 2003
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Loss of sympathetic coordination appears to delay gastrointestinal transit in patients with spinal cord injury
    Chih Yen Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dig Dis Sci 49:738-43. 2004
    ..We conclude that the GI transit of SCI patients is delayed. This transit disturbance is probably due to loss of sympathetic activity, which is one of the essential components in the coordination of GI peristalsis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Undisturbed water gastric emptying in patients of stomach cancer
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, School of Medicine National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1219-24. 2004
    ..It is of interest whether the stomach motility in gastric cancer patients may be altered. We employed a homemade applied potential tomographic system to study the features of water gastric emptying in gastric cancer patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint Placebo effect in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Ching Liang Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital Institute of Brain Science, National Yang Ming University Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:116-8. 2011
    ..Further promotion and integration of laboratory and clinical research are encouraged to advance the understanding of placebo mechanisms in IBS patients...
  34. pmc Gastric mucosal injury in systemic lupus erythematosus patients receiving pulse methylprednisolone therapy
    Jiing Chyuan Luo
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:252-9. 2009
    ..We investigated whether very high-dose steroids caused gastric mucosal injury in systemic lupus erythematous (SLE) patients and evaluated the possible risk factors for mucosal injury...
  35. ncbi request reprint Response of blood endothelin-1 and nitric oxide activity in duodenal ulcer patients undergoing Helicobacter pylori eradication
    Full Young Chang
    Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:1048-51. 2005
    ..To investigate the effect of Helicobacter pylori eradication on endothelin-1 (ET-1) and nitric oxide (NO) in duodenal ulcer (DU) patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Rat small intestinal transit is independent of glucose consumption in the strenuous exercise
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Chin J Physiol 49:169-73. 2006
    ..Glucose utilization and lactate accumulation after the strenuous exercise may not directly mediate small intestinal motility...
  37. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of dioctahedral smectite in treating patients of diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:2266-72. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine DS efficacy on patients with diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (D-IBS in a phase III-, 8-week-randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial...
  38. ncbi request reprint Interaction of carbohydrate metabolism and rat liquid gastric emptying in sustained running
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:831-6. 2006
    ..It is unknown whether the carbohydrate metabolism of runners can influence gastric emptying (GE). Using a running rat model, the present study explored the impact of exercise/carbohydrate metabolism on liquid GE...
  39. doi request reprint Reduced hippocampal glutamate-glutamine levels in irritable bowel syndrome: preliminary findings using magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    David M Niddam
    Brain Research Center, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:1503-11. 2011
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Acute urinary retention in the elderly: an unusual presentation of appendicitis with a high perforation risk
    Chun Chu Liu
    Department of Internal Medicine, Koo Foundation, Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Gerontology 48:387-91. 2002
    ..Urological manifestations are rare in acute appendicitis. Although acute urinary retention (AUR) is more commonly found in elderly patients, any previous cases reported have been under the age of 30...
  41. pmc The role of cholecystokinin 1 receptor in prolactin inhibited gastric emptying of male rat
    Full Young Chang
    Environmental Heath and Safety Office and Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neurogastroenterol Motil 18:385-90. 2012
    ..Present study attempted to determine whether both peptides interacted on the male rat GE, particularly the role of putative CCK1 receptor...
  42. pmc The evaluation of otilonium bromide treatment in asian patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neurogastroenterol Motil 17:402-10. 2011
    ..However, reports about OB experience in Asia is sparse. The purpose of present study was to provide the efficacy of OB in treating Asian IBS patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Irritable bowel syndrome in the 21st century: perspectives from Asia or South-east Asia
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:4-12. 2007
    ..In conclusion, Western recommended criteria clearly diagnose Asian IBS and many factors are mutual leading to IBS. Current IBS treatments remain useful but additional reeducation for medical professionals appears to be needed...
  44. doi request reprint Increased incidence of orthopedic fractures in cirrhotic patients: a nationwide population-based study
    Chia Fen Tsai
    Institute of Brain Science, National Yang Ming University Schools of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Hepatol 58:706-14. 2013
    ..This study investigated the fracture incidence and risk factors in cirrhotic patients with HE...
  45. pmc The current prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome in Asia
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neurogastroenterol Motil 16:389-400. 2010
    ..In conclusions, current Asia IBS prevalence is at least equal to the Western countries. Female predominant prevalence in Asia is common but not uniquely existed, while the proportions of IBS subtypes are too variable to find a rule...
  46. doi request reprint Treatment of irritable bowel syndrome using complementary and alternative medicine
    Full Young Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C
    J Chin Med Assoc 72:294-300. 2009
    ..Apart from conventional medications, CAM may be considered individually as a supplement or alternative to treat IBS patients that is at least equal in effect to placebo if patients do not exhibit any intolerable or serious side effects...
  47. doi request reprint Eosinophilic esophagitis in an asymptomatic Chinese
    Hsueh Chieh Lu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 71:362-4. 2008
    ..The unusual feature of the current case was the lack of symptoms. This case confirms that a dense infiltration of esophageal eosinophils can occur asymptomatically...
  48. pmc Hiccup: mystery, nature and treatment
    Full Young Chang
    Environmental Health and Safety Office, Division of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Neurogastroenterol Motil 18:123-30. 2012
    ..The lesion may need to be localized correctly for ablative treatment in patients with intractable hiccup. Apart from lesion ablation, drugs acting on reflex arc may be effective, while some other conventional measures may also be tried...
  49. ncbi request reprint Is somatosensory cortex activated during proximal stomach stimulation and the role of insula in visceral pain
    Ching Liang Lu
    Gastroenterology 128:1529-30; author reply 1530-1. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous cholecystocutaneous fistula presenting with a cellulitis and portal vein thrombosis
    Shen Shong Chang
    J Clin Gastroenterol 34:99-100. 2002