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Nonoperative management of appendicitis offers short-term benefits, but long-term risks

November 15, 2018
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Bariatric surgery linked to increased mortality risk in cirrhosis

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Individuals with decompensated cirrhosis who underwent bariatric surgery experienced poorer survival outcomes than those with compensated cirrhosis…
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Appendix removal tied to decreased Parkinson’s risk

October 31, 2018
Individuals who have had their appendixes removed have a nearly 20% lower overall risk for developing Parkinson’s disease later in life, according to research…
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Pouch creation after gastrectomy improves functional, nutritional outcomes

October 24, 2018
Patients who underwent pouch creation after total gastrectomy experienced better long-term functional and nutritional outcomes without any added risk for perioperative…
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ABIM MOC CME

Ace the Case: A 22-Year-Old Man with Diarrhea and Rectal Bleeding

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This "Ace the Case" activity will use a case study to discuss the diagnosis and treatment of a 22-year-old white male…
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GI Bookshelf

Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Expert recaps three trials in gastric, esophageal cancer

January 26, 2016
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