Mansour A Parsi

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Obesity and cholangiocarcinoma
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 19:457-62. 2013
  2. pmc NSAIDs for prevention of pancreatitis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: ready for prime time?
    Mansour A Parsi
    Section for Therapeutic and Pancreatobiliary Endoscopy, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 18:3936-7. 2012
  3. pmc Diagnostic and therapeutic direct peroral cholangioscopy using an intraductal anchoring balloon
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 18:3992-6. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for prevention of recurrent pancreatitis caused by obstructive pancreatic stones
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreas 39:153-5. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Endoscopic therapy of recurrent acute pancreatitis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, A31, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 76:225-33. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Findings on endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and pancreatic function test in suspected chronic pancreatitis and negative cross-sectional imaging
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:1432-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Factors affecting the yield of brush cytology for the diagnosis of pancreatic and biliary cancers
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Digestive Disease Institute, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreas 40:52-4. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Ascitic fluid lactoferrin for diagnosis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Gastroenterology 135:803-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of quantitative fecal lactoferrin assay for diagnosis of symptomatic patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 42:799-805. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic recurrent pancreatitis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology A31, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreatology 7:539. 2007

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. pmc Obesity and cholangiocarcinoma
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 19:457-62. 2013
    ..This paper seeks to provide a summary of the current knowledge linking obesity and cholangiocarcinoma, and encourage further research on this topic...
  2. pmc NSAIDs for prevention of pancreatitis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: ready for prime time?
    Mansour A Parsi
    Section for Therapeutic and Pancreatobiliary Endoscopy, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 18:3936-7. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Diagnostic and therapeutic direct peroral cholangioscopy using an intraductal anchoring balloon
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 18:3992-6. 2012
    ..To report our experience using a recently introduced anchoring balloon for diagnostic and therapeutic direct peroral cholangioscopy (DPOC)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for prevention of recurrent pancreatitis caused by obstructive pancreatic stones
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreas 39:153-5. 2010
    ..However, its effect on prevention of recurrent pancreatitis in this group of patients has not been studied...
  5. doi request reprint Endoscopic therapy of recurrent acute pancreatitis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, A31, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 76:225-33. 2009
    ..In this article, the authors review the specific situations in which endoscopic therapy might be useful in patients with acute recurrent pancreatitis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Findings on endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and pancreatic function test in suspected chronic pancreatitis and negative cross-sectional imaging
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:1432-6. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Factors affecting the yield of brush cytology for the diagnosis of pancreatic and biliary cancers
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Digestive Disease Institute, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreas 40:52-4. 2011
    ..The main shortcoming of the test, however, is its low sensitivity. The aim of this was to identify factors associated with a positive yield on biliary brush cytology...
  8. doi request reprint Ascitic fluid lactoferrin for diagnosis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Gastroenterology 135:803-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the utility of ascitic fluid lactoferrin (AFLAC) for the diagnosis of SBP and to identify a cut-off level that can be used for future development of a rapid bedside test...
  9. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of quantitative fecal lactoferrin assay for diagnosis of symptomatic patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 42:799-805. 2008
    ..To assess cost-effectiveness of fecal lactoferrin (FL) as the initial diagnostic approach to symptomatic patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic recurrent pancreatitis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology A31, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreatology 7:539. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis: recent data on incidence and treatment
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 71:569-76. 2004
    ..Other recent studies have clarified which antibiotic regimens are most successful for treatment and prevention, often shortening the duration of treatment. Still, the prognosis is poor and recurrence of SBP is common...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fecal lactoferrin for diagnosis of symptomatic patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology, Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Desk A30, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gastroenterology 126:1280-6. 2004
    ..Distinction among these entities requires pouch endoscopy and biopsy. Noninvasive means of diagnosis are preferable...
  13. doi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor levels in bile distinguishes pancreatic cancer from other etiologies of biliary stricture: a pilot study
    Udayakumar Navaneethan
    Section for Advanced Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Desk A30, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 58:2986-92. 2013
    ..Determining the benign or malignant nature of biliary strictures can be challenging. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) plays an important role in tumor angiogenesis...
  14. doi request reprint Endoscopic pancreatic function test using combined secretin and cholecystokinin stimulation for the evaluation of chronic pancreatitis
    Ryan Law
    Medicine Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 75:764-8. 2012
    ..Current endoscopic pancreatic function test (ePFT) methods use either secretin or cholecystokinin (CCK) to measure pancreatic function...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lipidomic profiling of bile in distinguishing benign from malignant biliary strictures: a single-blinded pilot study
    Udayakumar Navaneethan
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 109:895-902. 2014
    ..The objective of the study was to investigate whether oxPLs are enriched in the bile of malignant biliary strictures...
  16. doi request reprint Combined endoscopic ultrasound and secretin endoscopic pancreatic function test in patients evaluated for chronic pancreatitis
    Tyler Stevens
    Digestive Disease Institute, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A31, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 55:2681-7. 2010
    ..Endoscopic ultrasound and endoscopic secretin pancreatic function test may be combined in a single endoscopic session (EUS/ePFT) to diagnose chronic pancreatitis (CP)...
  17. doi request reprint Evaluation of duct-cell and acinar-cell function and endosonographic abnormalities in patients with suspected chronic pancreatitis
    Tyler Stevens
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:114-9. 2009
    ..Direct pancreatic function tests (PFTs) detect mild exocrine insufficiency associated with early fibrosis. The primary aim of this study was to compare EUS structural criteria with duct-cell and acinar-cell function...
  18. doi request reprint Comparison of autoanalyzer and back titration for measurement of bicarbonate concentration in endoscopically collected pancreatic fluid
    Zuoliang Xiao
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Pancreas 40:237-41. 2011
    ..The aims of the study were (1) to compare the AA and BT for measurement of bicarbonate in pancreatic fluid and (2) to determine the effects of variable conditions on bicarbonate concentration...
  19. ncbi request reprint Type of fistula determines response to infliximab in patients with fistulous Crohn's disease
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Department of Gastroenterology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:445-9. 2004
    ..Infliximab has been shown to be efficacious for treating perianal fistulae in patients with Crohn's disease. There is limited information regarding response to infliximab in patients with other types of fistulae...
  20. doi request reprint Effect of the time of day on the success and adverse events of ERCP
    Paresh P Mehta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 74:303-8. 2011
    ..ERCP is a technically demanding and highly operator-dependent procedure, and its success may similarly be affected in the afternoon compared with the morning...
  21. ncbi request reprint Capnographic monitoring of respiratory activity improves safety of sedation for endoscopic cholangiopancreatography and ultrasonography
    Mohammed A Qadeer
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Gastroenterology 136:1568-76; quiz 1819-20. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether intervention, based on a microstream capnography-based ventilation monitoring system that has been shown to function as an early warning system for hypoxemia, would decrease hypoxemia during endoscopy...
  22. doi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound, secretin endoscopic pancreatic function test, and histology: correlation in chronic pancreatitis
    Siwar Albashir
    Internal Medicine Residency, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:2498-503. 2010
    ..The aims were to assess correlations of EUS score and endoscopic pancreatic function test (ePFT) results with the degree of histological fibrosis, as well as the sensitivity of each method for detecting fibrosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lipidomic profiling of serum and pancreatic fluid in chronic pancreatitis
    Tyler Stevens
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Pancreas 41:518-22. 2012
    ..The aim was to determine whether oxidized fatty acid (OxFA) levels in serum and/or pancreatic fluid are elevated in CP...
  24. ncbi request reprint Delay in performing ERCP and adverse events increase the 30-day readmission risk in patients with acute cholangitis
    Udayakumar Navaneethan
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 78:81-90. 2013
    ..Readmission to the hospital within 30 days of discharge (30-day readmission rate) is used as a quality measure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adding triamcinolone to endoscopic ultrasound-guided celiac plexus blockade does not reduce pain in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    Tyler Stevens
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA ccf org
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:186-91, 191.e1. 2012
    ..Triamcinolone is often mixed with bupivacaine to lengthen the analgesic effect. We investigated whether addition of triamcinolone increases and lengthens pain relief compared with EUS-CPB with only bupivacaine...
  26. pmc Endoscopic ultrasound for the diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis
    Tyler Stevens
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Ohio 44195, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 16:2841-50. 2010
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Acute pancreatitis: problems in adherence to guidelines
    Tyler Stevens
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 76:697-704. 2009
    ..Although evidence-based guidelines on managing acute pancreatitis are available, many physicians are not following them. The authors identify and discuss several problems in adherence to guidelines on testing, imaging, and treatment...
  28. doi request reprint Does anesthesiologist-directed sedation for ERCP improve deep cannulation and complication rates?
    Paresh P Mehta
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:2185-90. 2011
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization for diagnosis of cholangiocarcinoma in primary sclerosing cholangitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Udayakumar Navaneethan
    Digestive Disease Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Gastrointest Endosc 79:943-950.e3. 2014
    ..Patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) are at risk of developing cholangiocarcinoma (CCA). Fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) may aid diagnosis of CCA...
  30. ncbi request reprint Predictors for detection of cancer in patients with indeterminate biliary stricture and atypical cells on endoscopic retrograde brush cytology
    Udayakumar Navaneethan
    Department of Gastroenterology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Dig Dis 15:268-75. 2014
    ..This study aimed to investigate the detection of cancer (pancreatic and biliary carcinoma) in patients with atypical cells on ERBC and the factors predicting it...
  31. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and therapeutic cholangiopancreatoscopy: performance of a new digital cholangioscope
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Endoscopy and Pancreatobiliary Disorders, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 79:936-42. 2014
    ..High-definition cholangioscopes provide excellent images of the pancreatobiliary ductal system and may play a significant role in diagnosis and treatment of various pancreatobiliary disorders...
  32. pmc DNA methylation alterations in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography brush samples of patients with suspected pancreaticobiliary disease
    Mansour A Parsi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:1270-8. 2008
    ..We evaluated the utility of detecting and measuring aberrantly methylated DNA as markers of pancreatic and other periampullary cancers...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic yield of bile duct brushings for cholangiocarcinoma in primary sclerosing cholangitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Guru Trikudanathan
    Department of Gastroenterology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 79:783-9. 2014
    ..The most ominous adverse event of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is development of cholangiocarcinoma (CCA). There is a wide variation in the reported diagnostic yield of bile duct brush cytology in PSC strictures...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictors of response to infliximab in patients with Crohn's disease
    Mansour A Parsi
    Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Department of Gastroenterology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Gastroenterology 123:707-13. 2002
    ..Identifying predictors of response to infliximab in Crohn's disease may lead to better selection of patients for this therapy...
  35. pmc Update on endoscopic pancreatic function testing
    Tyler Stevens
    Tyler Stevens, Mansour A Parsi, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 17:3957-61. 2011
    ....