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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2024) 42 (1): 102–112.
Published Online: 13 October 2022
...(s) disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. 2022 Helicobacter pylori Antibiotics Probiotics Gut microbiota Meta-analysis Helicobacter pylori ( H...
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Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2016) 34 (3): 217–220.
Published Online: 30 March 2016
... changes depending on both exogenous and endogenous factors. The disruption of the gut microbiota by antibiotics often leads to an opportunistic infection by Clostridium difficile . The unbalanced intestinal microbiota promotes spore germination, growth of vegetative forms and toxin production leading to C...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2015) 33 (Suppl. 1): 105–112.
Published Online: 14 September 2015
... pathogens or pathobionts, or only the microbial load, and more recently, to favor growth and persistence of favorable microorganisms. We review, here, those concepts and critically analyze the clinical data (especially randomized controlled trials) obtained using antibiotics and probiotics. We eventually...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2015) 33 (4): 582–585.
Published Online: 06 July 2015
..., Child-Pugh class C and a previous diagnosis of SBP. Thus, this is an indication for a long-term antibiotic prophylaxis with norfloxacin. Renal failure - especially the hepatorenal syndrome - complicates SBP in about 20% of cases independently of the efficacy of the antibiotic therapy. The mortality...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2014) 32 (Suppl. 1): 10–17.
Published Online: 17 December 2014
... for a therapeutic manipulation of the gut microbiota. The tools available to achieve this goal include fecal microbiota transplantation, but antibiotics and probiotics have been the most used one until now. Although antibiotics have shown some efficacy in inducing remission in Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2014) 32 (4): 378–383.
Published Online: 23 June 2014
.... This hypothesis may suggest a beneficial effect of antibiotics in CD therapy. So far, guidelines do not recommend antibiotics except in the treatment of complicated CD, and there are few studies on the effects of rifaximin in these patients. Methods: Between December 2011 and December 2012, we performed a blinded...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2013) 31 (3-4): 379–384.
Published Online: 14 November 2013
...Maria Lia Scribano; Cosimo Prantera Inflammatory bowel diseases are characterized by an altered composition of gut microbiota (dysbiosis) that may contribute to their development. Antibiotics can alter the bacterial flora, and a link between antibiotic use and onset of Crohn's disease (CD...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2012) 30 (4): 358–367.
Published Online: 12 July 2012
...Guillaume P. Pineton de Chambrun; Joana Torres; Arlette Darfeuille-Michaud; Jean-Frédéric Colombel Background/Aims: The etiology of IBD is unknown but may relate to an unidentified bacterial pathogen or an immunological reaction to gut microbiota. Antibiotics have therefore been proposed...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2012) 30 (4): 347–350.
Published Online: 12 July 2012
... stream that include bile acids and dietary components. Antibiotics will only really be adequately tested when we know what the target bacteria are and where they are, e.g. whether in the lumen or mucosa and whether intracellular or extracellular. Some encouraging responses have been observed, however...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2012) 30 (1): 80–82.
Published Online: 03 May 2012
.... Diverticulitis Conservative management Diet Antibiotics Pain control When making a decision of how to treat a first attack of diverticulitis, it is vital to respect the limitations of conservative treatment. Complications may demand surgery. A study on consecutively hospitalized patients showed...
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Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2012) 30 (1): 86–91.
Published Online: 03 May 2012
... and primary anastomosis, to treatment with antibiotics and percutaneous drainage in a carefully selected (Hinchey grade 2) patient subset. Recently, laparoscopic lavage emerged as a promising less invasive treatment for selected cases of Hinchey 3 patients. Likewise, for nonperforated or uncomplicated...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2011) 29 (6): 550–553.
Published Online: 12 December 2011
...Heinz F. Hammer Bacteria play an important role in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), its complications and its symptoms. Antibiotics can decrease tissue invasion and eliminate aggressive bacterial species. They are used in IBD to treat infective complications and for altering...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2011) 29 (1): 113–116.
Published Online: 17 June 2011
..., lipopolysaccharides from the bacterial cell walls and stimulation of endogenous TNF formation which can be inhibited by pentoxifylline. Unfortunately, in humans treated with pentoxifylline, little effect was seen. Antibiotics such as metronidazole, vancomycin, tetracycline and azithromycin in small studies show...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (1993) 11 (6): 334–342.
Published Online: 04 November 2008
... Corticosteroids Aminosalicylates Cyclosporin A Azathioprine Antibiotics Zileuton Monoclonal antibodies Mepacrine Dig Dis 1993;11:334-342 P.D. Reynolds J0 77 Department of Gastroenterology, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK Pharmacotherapy of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Key Words Ulcerative colitis...
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Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2007) 25 (3): 237–240.
Published Online: 10 September 2007
... by the culture of intestinal aspirates. Antibiotic therapy is the cornerstone of SIBO treatment. Current SIBO treatment is based on empirical courses of broad-spectrum antibiotics since few controlled studies concerning the choice and duration of antibiotic therapy are available at present. 10 9 2007...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2003) 21 (2): 105–128.
Published Online: 24 October 2003
... aggressive immune response towards ubiquitous luminal antigens, especially commensal bacteria and their products. Trials in both human IBD and experimental colitis have demonstrated that broad-spectrum antibiotics may influence the course of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease and antibiotics with narrow...
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Subject Area:
Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (1999) 17 (1): 1–5.
Published Online: 21 July 1999
...J.R. Cangemi Antibiotics have been commonly used in Crohn’s disease despite a lack of controlled data to support their use. Review of the histology and histopathology favor an infectious origin and increased infectious complications are witnessed in Crohn’s patients. Enhanced permeability may play...