General Gastroenterology

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AGA Backs Fecal Microbiota-Based Therapies for Recurrent C. Diff

The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) endorsed the use of fecal microbiota-based therapies

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FDA Approves First Oral Option for Eosinophilic Esophagitis

The FDA approved budesonide oral suspension (Eohilia) for adults and children ages

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Linaclotide Doubled Bowel Movements in Children With Functional Constipation

A newly approved option for pediatric patients with functional constipation significantly increased

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Rectal Botox Injections Improved Fecal Incontinence, Urgency

Botulinum toxin type A (Botox) injections in the rectum reduced episodes of

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Recurrence Rate of Colorectal Adenomas Reduced With Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection

Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) of large colorectal adenomas resulted in a lower

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EUS-Guided Gastroenterostomy Better Option for Cancer-Related Duodenal Blockages

Using endoscopic ultrasonography-guided gastroenterostomy (EUS-GE) led to better outcomes in the palliation

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Thalidomide Reduced Episodes of Recurrent GI Bleeding

Treatment with thalidomide led to a reduction in bleeding among patients with

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