Latest short bowel syndrome Stories
NPS Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: NPSP) today reported that data from clinical studies of GATTEX(TM) (teduglutide) in intestinal failure associated with short bowel syndrome will be presented at upcoming medical meetings.
By Pereira-Fantini, Prue M Thomas, Sarah L; Taylor, Russell G; Nagy, Eva; Sourial, Magdy; Fuller, Peter J; Bines, Julie E Background: Colostrum protein concentrate (CPC) contains a high level of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1).
By Melissa Evans After years of clinical trials and research, Dr. Yutaka Niihara came up with a treatment for sickle cell anemia that was so simple he almost didn't believe it.
By Hauenschild, Annette Ewald, Nils; Klauke, Thorsten; Liebchen, Ariane; Bretzel, Reinhard Georg; Kloer, Hans-Ulrich; Hardt, Philip Daniel ABSTRACT.
Scientists at the University of Liverpool believe gaps in the intestinal barrier could be a cause of inflammatory diseases of the gut such as Crohn's Disease.
By Anthony J. Brown, MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In young children, particularly those under age 5, injuries to the small intestine are more likely to be caused by child abuse rather than a fall or other accident, a study shows.
Jaydin was a 7-month-old female who was transferred to our facility from an outside hospital by ambulance after her father brought her into the emergency department (ED) for fever of 105, irritability, and epistaxis.