Amir F Kagalwalla

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Affiliation: Children's Memorial Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Identification of specific foods responsible for inflammation in children with eosinophilic esophagitis successfully treated with empiric elimination diet
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 53:145-9. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Cow's milk elimination: a novel dietary approach to treat eosinophilic esophagitis
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Department of Pediatrics, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:711-6. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Cow's milk protein-induced eosinophilic esophagitis in a child with gluten-sensitive enteropathy
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 44:386-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic variability in children with eosinophilic esophagitis
    Ameesh Shah
    Childrens s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611 2951, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:716-21. 2009
  5. pmc The oesophageal string test: a novel, minimally invasive method measures mucosal inflammation in eosinophilic oesophagitis
    Glenn T Furuta
    Department of Pediatrics, Gastrointestinal Eosinophilic Diseases Program, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Gut 62:1395-405. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of six-food elimination diet on clinical and histologic outcomes in eosinophilic esophagitis
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:1097-102. 2006
  7. pmc Eosinophilic esophagitis: epithelial mesenchymal transition contributes to esophageal remodeling and reverses with treatment
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:1387-1396.e7. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Dietary treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis
    Nirmala Gonsalves
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North Saint Claire, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 43:375-83. 2014

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Identification of specific foods responsible for inflammation in children with eosinophilic esophagitis successfully treated with empiric elimination diet
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 53:145-9. 2011
    ..The goal of the present study was to identify specific food antigens responsible for eosinophilic esophageal inflammation in children with EoE who had achieved histological remission with the SFED...
  2. doi request reprint Cow's milk elimination: a novel dietary approach to treat eosinophilic esophagitis
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Department of Pediatrics, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:711-6. 2012
    ..We describe our experience with treating eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) in children by eliminating only cow's milk from their diets...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cow's milk protein-induced eosinophilic esophagitis in a child with gluten-sensitive enteropathy
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 44:386-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic variability in children with eosinophilic esophagitis
    Ameesh Shah
    Childrens s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611 2951, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:716-21. 2009
    ..We examined the histopathologic features in a well-defined cohort of children with EoE to derive an optimal number of biopsies needed for diagnosis...
  5. pmc The oesophageal string test: a novel, minimally invasive method measures mucosal inflammation in eosinophilic oesophagitis
    Glenn T Furuta
    Department of Pediatrics, Gastrointestinal Eosinophilic Diseases Program, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Gut 62:1395-405. 2013
    ..We hypothesised that measurements of luminal eosinophil-derived proteins would correlate with oesophageal mucosal inflammation in children with EoE...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of six-food elimination diet on clinical and histologic outcomes in eosinophilic esophagitis
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:1097-102. 2006
    ..However, compliance with an exclusive, poor-tasting liquid formulation is difficult...
  7. pmc Eosinophilic esophagitis: epithelial mesenchymal transition contributes to esophageal remodeling and reverses with treatment
    Amir F Kagalwalla
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:1387-1396.e7. 2012
    ..Mechanisms underlying esophageal remodeling with subepithelial fibrosis in subjects with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) have not been delineated...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dietary treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis
    Nirmala Gonsalves
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North Saint Claire, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 43:375-83. 2014
    ..Dietary therapy with exclusive elemental diet offers the best response. Cow's milk, wheat, egg, soy, peanut/tree nut, and fish/shellfish are the 6 food antigens most likely to induce esophageal inflammation. ..