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Densities of rectal peptide YY and somatostatin cells as biomarkers for the diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common chronic disorder. IBS diagnosis is a diagnosis of exclusion since there are no blood tests, radiological or endoscopic examinations for this disorder. Although several attempts ...
Is irritable bowel syndrome an organic disorder?
(Baishideng Publishing Group, 2014-01-14)
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common gastrointestinal disorder that is generally considered to be functional because there appears to be no associated anatomical defect. Stress and psychological factors are thought ...
Stomach antral endocrine cells in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
To the best of our knowledge, stomach antral endocrine cells have not previously been investigated in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Thus, in the present study, 76 patients with IBS were examined (designated ...
Endocrine cells in the ileum of patients with irritable bowel syndrome
(Baishideng Publishing Group, 2014-03-07)
AIM: To study the ileal endocrine cell types in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients. METHODS: Ninety-eight patients with IBS (77 females and 21 males; mean age 35 years, range 18-66 years) were included, of which 35 ...
Interaction between ingested nutrients and gut endocrine cells in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (Review)
Several endocrine cell abnormalities have been reported in different segments of the gastrointestinal tract of patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). These cells have specialized microvilli that project into the ...