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Zonulin Levels Linked with Increased Intestinal Permeability for IBS

Serum zonulin was found to be upregulated in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) with levels comparable to those seen in celiac disease, according...

Partial Fundoplication May Be Preferred Surgical Treatment for GERD

Use of partial fundoplication for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) may be superior for total fundoplication by inducing less dysphagia, according to...

One in Four Have Early Postoperative Complications After Ileocolonic Resection for Crohn’s

About one-quarter of patients who underwent intestinal resection for Crohn’s disease experienced postoperative complications within 30 days of surgery, according to data from the...

Gluten-Free Diet May Ease IBS Symptoms

A diet free of gluten could improve symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), according to a study published in the Journal of...

Pantoprazole Not Associated with Adverse Events

The proton pump inhibitor (PPI) pantoprazole was not associated with any adverse events after long-term use, according to the results of the randomized COMPASS...

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