jejunum

Summary

Summary: The middle portion of the SMALL INTESTINE, between DUODENUM and ILEUM. It represents about 2/5 of the remaining portion of the small intestine below duodenum.

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  1. Devine A, Gonzalez A, Speck K, Knight R, Helmrath M, Lund P, et al. Impact of ileocecal resection and concomitant antibiotics on the microbiome of the murine jejunum and colon. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e73140 pubmed publisher
    ..Intestinal lumen contents were collected from jejunum and colon at 7, 14, and 28 days after resection and compared to non-ICR controls...
  2. Bai R, Li Y, Xu J, Zhong Z, Yan W, Yuan H, et al. [Application of side to side anastomosis between the lesser curvature of stomach and jejunum in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass]. Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2013;16:648-50 pubmed
    To evaluate the application of side-to-side anastomosis of the lesser curvature of stomach and jejunum in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB).
  3. Dkhil M. Anti-coccidial, anthelmintic and antioxidant activities of pomegranate (Punica granatum) peel extract. Parasitol Res. 2013;112:2639-46 pubmed publisher
    ..Paraffin sections from jejunum as well as jejunal homogenate were prepared for the histopathological and biochemical investigations, ..
  4. Boutrou R, Gaudichon C, Dupont D, Jardin J, Airinei G, Marsset Baglieri A, et al. Sequential release of milk protein-derived bioactive peptides in the jejunum in healthy humans. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013;97:1314-23 pubmed publisher
    ..The digestive hydrolysis of dietary proteins leads to the release of peptides in the intestinal tract, where they may exert a variety of functions, but their characterization and quantification are difficult...
  5. Ruhnke I, Röhe I, Meyer W, Kröger S, Neumann K, Zentek J. Method for the preparation of mucosal flaps from the jejunum of laying hens for transporter studies in Ussing chambers. Arch Anim Nutr. 2013;67:161-8 pubmed publisher
    ..7 and 3.7 (p = 0.450), respectively. In conclusion, the net-supported method enabled a reliable investigation of jejunum from laying hens. Glutamine in the maintenance buffer was of no significant benefit.
  6. Klingspor S, Martens H, Çaushi D, Twardziok S, Aschenbach J, Lodemann U. Characterization of the effects of Enterococcus faecium on intestinal epithelial transport properties in piglets. J Anim Sci. 2013;91:1707-18 pubmed publisher
    ..faecium) changes the absorptive and secretory transport and barrier properties of piglet jejunum in vitro and thereby to verify tendencies observed in a former feeding trial with E. faecium...
  7. Goossens J, Pasmans F, Verbrugghe E, Vandenbroucke V, De Baere S, Meyer E, et al. Porcine intestinal epithelial barrier disruption by the Fusarium mycotoxins deoxynivalenol and T-2 toxin promotes transepithelial passage of doxycycline and paromomycin. BMC Vet Res. 2012;8:245 pubmed publisher
    ..investigate in vitro the toxic effect of these mycotoxins on intestinal porcine epithelial cells derived from the jejunum (IPEC-J2 cells)...
  8. Tan L, Bornstein J, Anderson C. The neurochemistry and innervation patterns of extrinsic sensory and sympathetic nerves in the myenteric plexus of the C57Bl6 mouse jejunum. Neuroscience. 2010;166:564-79 pubmed publisher
    ..labelling was used to characterize the extrinsic nerve projections in the myenteric plexus of the mouse jejunum. Anterogradely-labelled spinal sensory fibres innervating the enteric nervous system were identified by their ..
  9. Ali N, Ahmad B, Shah S. Spasmogenic and spasmolytic activities of Onosma griffithii Vatke. Pak J Pharm Sci. 2011;24:553-8 pubmed
    Methanolic extract of Onosma griffithii and its fractions were evaluated for possible effects on rabbits' jejunum preparations. Rabbits of either sex (weight 1.5-2.0 kg) were used in experiments...

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  1. Pottakkat B, Vijayahari R, Prakash A, Singh R, Behari A, Kumar A, et al. Factors predicting failure following high bilio-enteric anastomosis for post-cholecystectomy benign biliary strictures. J Gastrointest Surg. 2010;14:1389-94 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was aimed to find out the factors predicting failure after surgical repair in patients with BBS...
  2. Cretoiu D, Creţoiu S, Simionescu A, Popescu L. Telocytes, a distinct type of cell among the stromal cells present in the lamina propria of jejunum. Histol Histopathol. 2012;27:1067-78 pubmed publisher
    ..com). We show here direct electron microscopical evidence for the presence of TCs in the lamina propria of rat jejunum just beneath the epithelial layer of the mucosal crypts and in between the smooth muscle cells (SMCs) of ..
  3. Kraatz M, Wallace R, Svensson L. Olsenella umbonata sp. nov., a microaerotolerant anaerobic lactic acid bacterium from the sheep rumen and pig jejunum, and emended descriptions of Olsenella, Olsenella uli and Olsenella profusa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2011;61:795-803 pubmed publisher
    ..strains (lac15, lac16 and lac31(T)) were isolated in concert with Veillonella magna lac18(T) from the mucosal jejunum of a pig...
  4. Strege P, Bernard C, Kraichely R, Mazzone A, Sha L, Beyder A, et al. Hydrogen sulfide is a partially redox-independent activator of the human jejunum Na+ channel, Nav1.5. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2011;300:G1105-14 pubmed publisher
    ..5, a voltage-dependent sodium channel expressed in the gastrointestinal tract in human jejunum smooth muscle cells and interstitial cells of Cajal, and to elucidate whether H(2)S acts on Na(V)1...
  5. Gilani A, Khan A, Khan A, Bashir S, Rehman N, Mandukhail S. Pharmacological basis for the medicinal use of Holarrhena antidysenterica in gut motility disorders. Pharm Biol. 2010;48:1240-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Holarrhena antidysenterica Wall. (Apocynaceae) is widely used in traditional medical system for treatment of constipation, colic, and diarrhea...
  6. Mehmood M, Aziz N, Ghayur M, Gilani A. Pharmacological basis for the medicinal use of psyllium husk (Ispaghula) in constipation and diarrhea. Dig Dis Sci. 2011;56:1460-71 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the pharmacological basis of the medicinal use of psyllium husk (Ispaghula) in gastrointestinal motility disorders...
  7. Dietrich B, Neuenschwander S, Bucher B, Wenk C. Fusarium mycotoxin-contaminated wheat containing deoxynivalenol alters the gene expression in the liver and the jejunum of broilers. Animal. 2012;6:278-91 pubmed publisher
    ..05), and qPCR was performed on the liver and the jejunum to verify the results. No significant difference in BW, feed intake or feed conversion rate was observed...
  8. Breen D, Rasmussen B, Kokorovic A, Wang R, Cheung G, Lam T. Jejunal nutrient sensing is required for duodenal-jejunal bypass surgery to rapidly lower glucose concentrations in uncontrolled diabetes. Nat Med. 2012;18:950-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Duodenal-jejunal bypass surgery (DJB), an experimental surgical technique that excludes the duodenum and proximal jejunum from nutrient transit(1,2), lowers glucose concentrations in nonobese type 2 diabetic rats(2–5)...
  9. Borrelli M, Maglio M, Agnese M, Paparo F, Gentile S, Colicchio B, et al. High density of intraepithelial gammadelta lymphocytes and deposits of immunoglobulin (Ig)M anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies in the jejunum of coeliac patients with IgA deficiency. Clin Exp Immunol. 2010;160:199-206 pubmed publisher
    ..Intestinal IgM anti-TG2 and immunohistochemical markers do not discriminate between IgAD and potential CD with IgAD. Therefore, the serum IgG CD-associated autoantibodies remains very important for the diagnosis of CD in IgAD...
  10. Scoaris C, Rizo G, Roldi L, de Moraes S, de Proença A, Peralta R, et al. Effects of cafeteria diet on the jejunum in sedentary and physically trained rats. Nutrition. 2010;26:312-20 pubmed publisher
    ..The effects of a cafeteria diet on the small intestine were investigated in adult Wistar rats under sedentary conditions and after physical training...
  11. Jimenez D, O Brien R, Wallace J, Klocke E. Intraoperative contrast-enhanced ultrasonography of normal canine jejunum. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2011;52:196-200 pubmed publisher
    ..030 ml/kg given as a rapid intravenous manual bolus. The technique and normal jejunal perfusion pattern described herein may provide useful data for evaluation of intestinal vascular, inflammatory, and neoplastic disease in the dog...
  12. Martinez C, Vicario M, Ramos L, Lobo B, Mosquera J, Alonso C, et al. The jejunum of diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome shows molecular alterations in the tight junction signaling pathway that are associated with mucosal pathobiology and clinical manifestations. Am J Gastroenterol. 2012;107:736-46 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the molecular events and mechanisms and the clinical role of upper small intestinal alterations...
  13. Hoffmann C, Eiden M, Kaatz M, Keller M, Ziegler U, Rogers R, et al. BSE infectivity in jejunum, ileum and ileocaecal junction of incubating cattle. Vet Res. 2011;42:21 pubmed publisher
    ..Samples of the jejunum, the ileum and the ileocaecal junction from 46 BSE infected cattle, culled from 1 up to 44 months post infection (..
  14. Li R, Schroeder S. Cytoskeleton remodeling and alterations in smooth muscle contractility in the bovine jejunum during nematode infection. Funct Integr Genomics. 2012;12:35-44 pubmed publisher
    ..and actin cytoskeleton signaling were among the pathways most significantly impacted by infection in the bovine jejunum. Together, these data suggest that smooth muscle hypercontractility may be initiated as a result of a primary C...
  15. Yasuda T, Shiozaki H. Esophageal reconstruction using a pedicled jejunum with microvascular augmentation. Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011;17:103-9 pubmed
    ..The usefulness of reconstruction with a pedicled jejunum has also been reported in recent years...
  16. Duparc T, Naslain D, Colom A, Muccioli G, Massaly N, Delzenne N, et al. Jejunum inflammation in obese and diabetic mice impairs enteric glucose detection and modifies nitric oxide release in the hypothalamus. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2011;14:415-23 pubmed publisher
    ..oxidative/nitric oxide (iNOS, IL-1?), and endoplasmic reticulum stress (CHOP, ATF4) genes expression in the jejunum. Although we could not exclude the importance of the hypothalamic inflammatory state in obese and diabetic mice, ..
  17. Digalakis M, Papamichail M, Glava C, Grammatoglou X, Sergentanis T, Papalois A, et al. Interposition of a reversed jejunal segment enhances intestinal adaptation in short bowel syndrome: an experimental study on pigs. J Surg Res. 2011;171:551-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Controversy exists about its efficacy in terms of body weight improvement, direction of luminal changes, and underlying mechanisms. This study aims to provide a comprehensive approach...
  18. Dkhil M, Al Quraishy S, Abdel Moneim A, Delic D. Protective effect of Azadirachta indica extract against Eimeria papillata-induced coccidiosis. Parasitol Res. 2013;112:101-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The fourth group was also treated once daily with neem extract for 4 days. Paraffin sections from the jejunum as well as jejunal homogenate were prepared for the histopathological and biochemical investigations, ..
  19. Derikx J, Matthijsen R, De Bruine A, van Dam R, Buurman W, Dejong C. A new model to study intestinal ischemia-reperfusion damage in man. J Surg Res. 2011;166:222-6 pubmed publisher
    ..However, a functional experimental IR model of the human small intestine, allowing for translational research, can be considered critical for our pathophysiologic understanding of intestinal IR in man...
  20. Yu T, Chen Q, Gong Y, Xia Z, Royal C, Huang K. Higher expression patterns of the intestinal stem cell markers Musashi-1 and hairy and enhancer of split 1 and their correspondence with proliferation patterns in the mouse jejunum. Med Sci Monit. 2010;16:BR68-74 pubmed
  21. Okada H, Iwamaru Y, Imamura M, Masujin K, Yokoyama T, Mohri S. Immunohistochemical detection of disease-associated prion protein in the intestine of cattle naturally affected with bovine spongiform encephalopathy by using an alkaline-based chemical antigen retrieval method. J Vet Med Sci. 2010;72:1423-9 pubmed
    ..Immunolabeled PrP(Sc) was thereby clearly detected in the myenteric plexus of the ileum in naturally occurring BSE cattle...
  22. Varga J, Stasko P, Toth S, Pristásová Z, Jonecová Z, Veselá J, et al. Morphological and apoptotic changes in the intestinal mucosa and lung parenchyma after ischaemic/reperfusion injury of the jejunum. Acta Vet Hung. 2010;58:243-56 pubmed publisher
    ..01) and by the presence of an increased number of apoptotic cells, especially in the pulmonary interstitium. The number of apoptotic cells was ten times higher than in the control group (P < 0.001)...
  23. Poh Y, Beyder A, Strege P, Farrugia G, Buist M. Quantification of gastrointestinal sodium channelopathy. J Theor Biol. 2012;293:41-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, the R76C mutation was sufficient to alter ICC and SMC cell electrophysiology. However, the cause-effect relationship between R76C and intestinal pseudo-obstruction remains an open question...
  24. Nagasao T, Shimizu Y, Kasai S, Hatano A, Ding W, Jiang H, et al. Extension of the jejunum in the reconstruction of cervical oesophagus with free jejunum transfer using the thoracoacrominal vessels as recipients. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2012;65:156-62 pubmed publisher
    The degree to which the jejunum can reach upward is a significant consideration in cervical oesophagus reconstruction with vascularised free jejunum transfer using the thoracoacrominal vessels as recipient vessels...
  25. Kasparek M, Linden D, Farrugia G, Sarr M. Hydrogen sulfide modulates contractile function in rat jejunum. J Surg Res. 2012;175:234-42 pubmed publisher
    ..Effects of hydrogen sulfide (H(2)S), a third gasotransmitter of the gut, are not well understood. The aim of this study was to determine effects/mechanisms of H(2)S action on contractile function in rat jejunal muscle...
  26. Nunobe S, Hiki N, Tanimura S, Kubota T, Kumagai K, Sano T, et al. Three-step esophagojejunal anastomosis with atraumatic anvil insertion technique after laparoscopic total gastrectomy. J Gastrointest Surg. 2011;15:1520-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Based upon our experience with esophagogastrostomy during laparoscopic proximal gastrectomy, we have applied a modified lift-up method to LATG...
  27. Liu J, Chen D, Mao X, Yu B. Effects of maternal folic acid supplementation on morphology and apoptosis-related gene expression in jejunum of newborn intrauterine growth retarded piglets. Arch Anim Nutr. 2011;65:376-85 pubmed
    ..expression of p53, Bax, Mpg and Apex-1 was higher, but expression of DNMT-1 and Bcl-2 was significantly lower in jejunum of IUGR piglets compared with NBW piglets...
  28. Boudreaux J, Klimstra D, Hassan M, Woltering E, Jensen R, Goldsmith S, et al. The NANETS consensus guideline for the diagnosis and management of neuroendocrine tumors: well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors of the Jejunum, Ileum, Appendix, and Cecum. Pancreas. 2010;39:753-66 pubmed publisher
    Well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) of the jejunum, ileum, and appendix are also collectively known as midgut carcinoids. Similar to NETs in general, the diagnosed incidence of the midgut NETs is on the rise...
  29. Ye Z, Sun Y, Zhang Q, Wang Y, Dai Q, Shao Q, et al. [Different procedures of alimentary tract reconstruction after subtotal distal gastrectomy in dogs]. Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2010;90:2704-7 pubmed
    ..To explore an ideal procedure of alimentary tract reconstructions after subtotal distal gastrectomy...
  30. Dkhil M, Abdel Baki A, Delic D, Wunderlich F, Sies H, Al Quraishy S. Eimeria papillata: upregulation of specific miRNA-species in the mouse jejunum. Exp Parasitol. 2011;127:581-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This was associated with a low inflammatory response of the jejunum of mice evidenced by histology, non-response of IL-1? mRNA, even slight downregulation of IL-6 mRNA, only slight ..
  31. Khan R, Khan A, Qamar W, Lateef A, Ali F, Rehman M, et al. Chrysin abrogates cisplatin-induced oxidative stress, p53 expression, goblet cell disintegration and apoptotic responses in the jejunum of Wistar rats. Br J Nutr. 2012;108:1574-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Histological findings further substantiated the protective effects of chrysin against CDDP-induced damage in the jejunum. The results of the present study demonstrate that oxidative stress and apoptosis are closely associated with ..
  32. Stark R, Zupekan T, Bondada S, Dunn J. Restoration of mechanically lengthened jejunum into intestinal continuity in rats. J Pediatr Surg. 2011;46:2321-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Prior studies demonstrated the feasibility of lengthening intestinal segments with mechanical force, but no previous studies have restored the lengthened segment back into intestinal continuity...
  33. Peternel L, Kristan K, Petruševska M, Rizner T, Legen I. Suitability of isolated rat jejunum model for demonstration of complete absorption in humans for BCS-based biowaiver request. J Pharm Sci. 2012;101:1436-49 pubmed publisher
    The objective of this study was to evaluate the suitability and acceptance criteria of isolated rat jejunum model for Biopharmaceutics Classification System (BCS)-permeability classification...
  34. Nagao M, Duenes J, Sarr M. Role of hydrogen sulfide as a gasotransmitter in modulating contractile activity of circular muscle of rat jejunum. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012;16:334-43 pubmed publisher
    Our aim was to determine mechanisms of action of the gasotransmitter hydrogen sulfide (H(2)S) on contractile activity in circular muscle of rat jejunum.
  35. Riaño A, Ortiz Masia D, Velazquez M, Calatayud S, Esplugues J, Barrachina M. Nitric oxide induces HIF-1? stabilization and expression of intestinal trefoil factor in the damaged rat jejunum and modulates ulcer healing. J Gastroenterol. 2011;46:565-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Nitric oxide modulates HIF-1 activity. The present study aims to analyze the role of nitric oxide in jejunum damage induced by indomethacin and its ability to modulate epithelial function through the expression of ITF.
  36. Najeeb Ur Rehman -, Mehmood M, Al Rehaily A, Mothana R, Gilani A. Species and tissue-specificity of prokinetic, laxative and spasmodic effects of Fumaria parviflora. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2012;12:16 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was designed to provide pharmacological basis for the medicinal use of Fumaria parviflora in gut motility disorders...
  37. Ishigami S, Natsugoe S, Hokita S, Aoki T, Kashiwagi H, Hirakawa K, et al. Postoperative long-term evaluation of interposition reconstruction compared with Roux-en-Y after total gastrectomy in gastric cancer: prospective randomized controlled trial. Am J Surg. 2011;202:247-53 pubmed publisher
    The postoperative clinical superiority of the interposition of jejunum reconstruction (INT) to Roux-en-Y reconstruction (RY) after total gastrectomy has not been clarified...
  38. Lim L, Lee Y, Tan L, Chang S, Lim S. Percutaneous paraumbilical embolization as an unconventional and successful treatment for bleeding jejunal varices. World J Gastroenterol. 2009;15:3823-6 pubmed
    ..Capsule endoscopy identified the bleeding site in the jejunum. Concurrently, CT angiography showed paraumbilical varices inseparable from a loop of small bowel, which had ..
  39. Alasfar F, Sabnis A, Liu R, Chand B. Stricture rate after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric bypass with a 21-mm circular stapler: the Cleveland Clinic experience. Med Princ Pract. 2009;18:364-7 pubmed publisher
  40. Gilani S, Khan A, Gilani A. Pharmacological basis for the medicinal use of Zanthoxylum armatum in gut, airways and cardiovascular disorders. Phytother Res. 2010;24:553-8 pubmed publisher
    ..concentration-dependent relaxation of spontaneous and high K(+) (80 mM)-induced contractions in isolated rabbit jejunum, being more effective against K(+) and suggestive of Ca(++) antagonist effect, which was confirmed when ..
  41. Girgis G, Barta J, Girish C, Karrow N, Boermans H, Smith T. Effects of feed-borne Fusarium mycotoxins and an organic mycotoxin adsorbent on immune cell dynamics in the jejunum of chickens infected with Eimeria maxima. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2010;138:218-23 pubmed publisher
    ..mycotoxins and a polymeric glucomannan mycotoxin adsorbent (GMA) on immune cell populations were studied in the jejunum of broiler breeder pullets using an Eimeria maxima infection model...
  42. Saleem A, Sawyer M, Baron T. Laparoscopy assisted transjejunal ERCP for treatment of pancreaticopleural fistula. JOP. 2010;11:69-71 pubmed
    ..g. Roux-en-Y anastomosis) patients. The conventional ERCP is difficult to treat pancreaticopleural fistula in a patient with complex upper GI anatomy because of long anatomical route...
  43. Gilani A, Mandukhail S, Iqbal J, Yasinzai M, Aziz N, Khan A, et al. Antispasmodic and vasodilator activities of Morinda citrifolia root extract are mediated through blockade of voltage dependent calcium channels. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2010;10:2 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the possible mode(s) of action for its antispasmodic, vasodilator and cardio-suppressant effects to rationalize its medicinal use in gut and cardiovascular disorders...
  44. Kim T, Kim J, Jang E, Lee J, Kim Y. Papillary adenocarcinoma arising in a tubular duplication of the jejunum. Br J Radiol. 2010;83:e61-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Intestinal duplication in the jejunum is rare, and any malignancy arising in the jejunal duplication is extremely rare...
  45. Burjonrappa S, Crete E, Bouchard S. Prognostic factors in jejuno-ileal atresia. Pediatr Surg Int. 2009;25:795-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Primarily to study morbidity and mortality in jejuno-ileal atresias (JIA) and prognostic factors for outcome. Secondarily to look at the incidence of reintervention...
  46. Hansen G, Rasmussen K, Niels Christiansen L, Danielsen E. Endocytic trafficking from the small intestinal brush border probed with FM dye. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2009;297:G708-15 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that the terminal web cytoskeleton, by inhibiting traffic from apical early endosomes further into the cell, contributes to the overall permeability barrier of the gut...
  47. Cui J, Le G, Yang R, Shi Y. Lipoic acid attenuates high fat diet-induced chronic oxidative stress and immunosuppression in mice jejunum: a microarray analysis. Cell Immunol. 2009;260:44-50 pubmed publisher
    ..microarray system, we analyzed the gene expression patterns of lymphocyte related signal transduction proteins in jejunum of C57BL/6 mice in order to gain insight on the possible molecular mechanism by which HFD induced oxidative ..
  48. Lopes T, Clements R, Wilcox C. Laparoscopy-assisted transjejunal ERCP in a patient with Roux-en-Y reconstruction following partial gastrectomy. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2010;20:55-8 pubmed publisher
    ..An internal hernia was diagnosed incidentally and treated appropriately. Laparoscopy-assisted ERCP is a viable option in patients with Roux-en-Y anatomy, even when the gastric remnant and duodenum are not available...
  49. Yuji M, Fujimoto M, Qi W, Takahara E, Mantani Y, Udayanga K, et al. Persorption of IgG-Fc-coated particulates from intestinal lumen into portal blood via villous columnar epithelial cells in rat small intestine. J Vet Med Sci. 2012;74:1447-52 pubmed
  50. Cha J, Lee J, Joo K, Jung S, Shin H, Lee J, et al. A case report with plasmablastic lymphoma of the jejunum. J Korean Med Sci. 2010;25:496-500 pubmed publisher
    ..This case report is the first to describe a patient with PBL originating from the jejunum in a 60-yr-old, HIV-seronegative man. Computed tomography of the face, chest and abdomen showed about a 9.4 x 9...
  51. Sasamoto A, Kamiya J, Nimura Y, Nagino M. Successful embolization therapy for bleeding from jejunal varices after choledochojejunostomy: report of a case. Surg Today. 2010;40:788-91 pubmed publisher
    ..Bleeding could not be controlled long-term by cholangioscopic sclerosing therapy. We finally stopped the bleeding by embolizing a jejunal vein to the afferent loop...
  52. Yu J, Yin P, Yin J, Liu F, Zhu X, Cheng G, et al. Involvement of ERK1/2 signalling and growth-related molecules' expression in response to heat stress-induced damage in rat jejunum and IEC-6 cells. Int J Hyperthermia. 2010;26:538-55 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, extreme heat stress caused obvious damage to rat jejunum and IEC-6 cells...
  53. Mehmood M, Gilani A. Pharmacological basis for the medicinal use of black pepper and piperine in gastrointestinal disorders. J Med Food. 2010;13:1086-96 pubmed publisher
    ..In rabbit jejunum, Pn.Cr (0.01–3...
  54. Barzin A, Norton J, Whyte R, Lee G. Supercharged jejunum flap for total esophageal reconstruction: single-surgeon 3-year experience and outcomes analysis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;127:173-80 pubmed publisher
    ..However, where the stomach and colon are unavailable or unsuitable, the jejunum serves as a reliable alternative for the reconstruction of total esophageal defects.
  55. Hirahara N, Tanaka T, Yano S, Yamanoi A, Minari Y, Kawabata Y, et al. Reconstruction of the gastrointestinal tract by hemi-double stapling method for the esophagus and jejunum using EEA OrVil in laparoscopic total gastrectomy and proximal gastrectomy. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2011;21:e11-5 pubmed publisher
    ..HDST) using a trans-oral anvil delivery system (EEA OrVil) for reconstructing the esophagus and lifted jejunum following laparoscopic total gastrectomy or proximal gastric resection...
  56. Miyamoto S, Sakuraba M, Nagamatsu S, Hayashi R. Salvage total pharyngolaryngectomy and free jejunum transfer. Laryngoscope. 2011;121:947-51 pubmed publisher
    The objective of this retrospective study was to examine the safety and efficacy of free jejunum transfer after total pharyngolaryngectomy after radiotherapy (RT) or chemoradiotherapy (CRT) to the neck for patients with recurrent or ..
  57. Bolekova A, Spakovska T, Kluchova D, Toth S, Vesela J. NADPH-diaphorase expression in the rat jejunum after intestinal ischemia/reperfusion. Eur J Histochem. 2011;55:e23 pubmed publisher
    ..study was to analyze the nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate - diaphorase (NADPH-d) activity in the rat jejunum after a mesenteric ischemia/reperfusion injury...
  58. He Q, Ren P, Kong X, Xu W, Tang H, Yin Y, et al. Intrauterine growth restriction alters the metabonome of the serum and jejunum in piglets. Mol Biosyst. 2011;7:2147-55 pubmed publisher
    ..IUGR piglets also had a shorter villus height and smaller villus height to crypt depth ratio (p < 0.05) in jejunum. An NMR-based metabonomic study found that serum levels of glycoprotein, albumin and threonine were higher in ..