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1997

Hepatitis G virus infection in american patients with cryptogenic cirrhosis: No evidence for liver replication

Laskus, T., Wang, L. F., Radkowski, M., Sook Jin Jang, J. J., Vargas, H., Dudson, F., Fung, J. & Rakela, J., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 176, 6, p. 1491-1495 5 p.

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24 Scopus citations

High frequency balloon catheter ultrasound (CUS) folowing chromoendoscopy in assessing esophageal dysplasia and cancer in Linxian, China: A Comparison with 20 MHZ EUS

Tio, T. L., Fleischer, D. E., Wang, G. Q., Dawsey, S. M., Zhou, B. & Kidwell, J. A., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB183

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1 Scopus citations

High prevalence of GB virus-C/hepatitis G virus infection in liver transplant recipients

Dickson, R. C., Qian, K. & Lau, J. Y. N., Jun 15 1997, In : Transplantation. 63, 11, p. 1695-1697 3 p.

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19 Scopus citations

High-resolution colonoscopy and chromoendoscopy for classifying colonic polyps: A multicenter study

Kim, C. Y., Fleischer, D. E., Kozarek, R. A., Carr-Locke, D. L., Li, T. C. M., Gostout, C. J., Heller, S. J., Montgomery, E. A., Al-Kawas, F. H., Avigan, M. I., Eisen, G. M., Lewis, J. H. & Benjamin, S. B., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB110

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Hydrophobic peptide mapping of clinically relevant heptathelical membrane proteins by capillary electrophoresis

Dong, M., Oda, R. P., Strausbauch, M. A., Wettstein, P. J., Landers, J. P. & Miller, L. J., Nov 1 1997, In : ELECTROPHORESIS. 18, 10, p. 1767-1774 8 p.

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25 Scopus citations

Inadvertent injection of the duct not of primary interest during ERCP: Frequency and implications

Khorsandi, M., Drewitz, D. J. & Ramirez, F. C., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB136

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Infectivity of hepatic allografts with antibodies to hepatitis B virus

Dodson, S. F., Issa, S., Araya, V., Gayowski, T., Pinna, A., Eghtesad, B., Iwatsuki, S., Montalvo, E., Rakela, J. & Fung, J. J., Dec 15 1997, In : Transplantation. 64, 11, p. 1582-1584 3 p.

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163 Scopus citations
11 Scopus citations

Interobserver agreement among endosonographers for endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) evaluation of submucosal masses

Gress, F., Schmitt, C., Savides, T., Roubein, L., Nickl, N., Bhutani, M., Hoffman, B., Faigel, D., Wassef, W., Catalane, M., Ciaccia, D. & Affronti, J., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB173

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Interobserver agreement among endosonographers for staging of pancreatic cancer by endoscopic ultrasound

Gress, F., Ciaccia, D., Schmitt, C., Catalano, M., Affronti, J., Binmoeller, K., Stevens, P., Savides, T., Bhutani, M., Roubein, L., Nickl, N., Faigel, D., Birk, J. & Lightdale, C., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB174

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2 Scopus citations

Intrahepatic cholestasis due to systemic mastocytosis: A case report and review of literature

Safyan, E. L., Veerabagu, M. P., Swerdlow, S. H., Lee, R. G. & Rakela, J., Jul 1 1997, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 92, 7, p. 1197-1200 4 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Lack of evidence for hepatitis G virus replication in the livers of patients coinfected with hepatitis C and G viruses

Laskus, T., Radkowski, M., Wang, L. F. U., Vargas, H. & Rakela, J., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of virology. 71, 10, p. 7804-7806 3 p.

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127 Scopus citations

Leuconostoc bacteremia after liver transplantation: Another cause of vancomycin resistant gram-positive infection

Espinoza, R., Kusne, S., Pasculle, A. W., Wada, S., Fung, J. & Rakela, J., Aug 1 1997, In : Clinical Transplantation. 11, 4, p. 322-324 3 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Lisinopril-induced isolated visceral angioedema. Review of ACE-inhibitor-induced small bowel angioedema

Abdelmalek, M. F. & Douglas, D. D., Jan 1 1997, In : Digestive diseases and sciences. 42, 4, p. 847-850 4 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Management of a refractory benign esophageal stricture with a new biodegradable stent

Fry, S. W. & Fleischer, D. E., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 2, p. 179-182 4 p.

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75 Scopus citations

Maternal and fetal outcomes of conscious sedation and endoscopy during pregnancy

Colon, V. J., Ramirez, F. C. & Cappell, M. S., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB47

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Minimal criteria for placement of adults on the liver transplant waiting list: A report of a national conference organized by the American Society of Transplant Physicians and the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

Lucey, M. R., Brown, K. A., Everson, G. T., Fung, J. J., Gish, R., Keeffe, E. B., Kneteman, N. M., Lake, J. R., Martin, P., McDiarmid, S. V., Rakela, J., Shiffman, M. L., So, S. K. & Wiesner, R. H., Jan 1 1997, In : Liver Transplantation and Surgery. 3, 6, p. 628-637 10 p.

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277 Scopus citations

Molecular and functional heterogeneity of cholangiocytes from rat liver after bile duct ligation

Alpini, G., Ulrich, C., Roberts, S., Phillips, J. O., Ueno, Y., Podila, P. V., Colegio, O., LeSage, G. D., Miller, L. J. & LaRusso, N. F., Feb 1 1997, In : American Journal of Physiology - Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. 272, 2 35-2, p. G289-G297

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116 Scopus citations

New predictors of malignant adenopathy by endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)

Faigel, D. O., Ginsberg, G. G., Smith, D. B. & Kochman, M. L., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB171

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Nicotine tartrate liquid enemas for mildly to moderately active left-sided ulcerative colitis unresponsive to first-line therapy: A pilot study

Sandborn, W. J., Tremaine, W. J., Leighton, J. A., Lawson, G. M., Zins, B. J., Compton, R. F., Mays, D. C., Lipsky, J. J., Batts, K. P., Offord, K. P., Hurt, R. D. & Green, J., Jan 1 1997, In : Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 11, 4, p. 663-671 9 p.

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65 Scopus citations

Non-operative management of biliary anastomotic leaks and strictures following orthotopic liver transplantation

Casanova, R. L., Bruno, C. J. & Nguyen, C. C., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB125

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1 Scopus citations

Pain from rectal distension in women with irritable bowel syndrome. Relationship to sexual abuse

Whitehead, W. E., Crowell, M. D., Davidoff, A. L., Palsson, O. S. & Schuster, M. M., Jan 1 1997, In : Digestive diseases and sciences. 42, 4, p. 796-804 9 p.

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89 Scopus citations

Pericardioesophageal fistula associated with metallic stent placement

Dennert, B., Ramirez, F. C. & Sanowski, R. A., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 1, p. 82-84 3 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Quality of life of hepatitis B and C patients after liver transplantation

Dickson, R. C., Wright, R. M., Bacchetta, M. D., Bodily, S. E., Caldwell, S. H., Driscoll, C. J., Pruett, T. L. & Ishitani, M. B., Aug 1 1997, In : Clinical Transplantation. 11, 4, p. 282-285 4 p.

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29 Scopus citations

Quantitative dynamic multicompartmental analysis of cholecystokinin receptor movement in a living cell using dual fluorophores and reconstruction of confocal images

Go, W. Y., Roettger, B. F., Holicky, E. L., Hadac, E. M. & Miller, L. J., May 1 1997, In : Analytical Biochemistry. 247, 2, p. 210-215 6 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Receiver operator characteristic analysis of endoscopy as a test for gastritis

Belair, P. A., Metz, D. C., Faigel, D. O. & Furth, E. E., Dec 1 1997, In : Digestive diseases and sciences. 42, 11, p. 2227-2233 7 p.

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25 Scopus citations

Rectal bleeding from a mucous fistula secondary to a Dieulafoy's lesion

Abdelmalek, M. F., Pockaj, B. A. & Leighton, J. A., Jun 1 1997, In : Journal of clinical gastroenterology. 24, 4, p. 259-261 3 p.

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13 Scopus citations

Rescuing the retractable injection needle through the duodenoscope

Dennert, B., Ramirez, F. C., Zierer, S. T., Mills, M. R. & Sanowski, R. A., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 1, p. 95-96 2 p.

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Retransplantation of patients with severe posttransplant hepatitis B in the first allograft

Ishitani, M., McGory, R., Dickson, R., Caldwell, S., Bickston, S., McCullough, C., Pruett, T., Terrault, N., Roberts, J., Ascher, N., Wright, T. & Lake, J., Aug 15 1997, In : Transplantation. 64, 3, p. 410-414 5 p.

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41 Scopus citations

Re-use of ERCP accessories can lead to significant decrease in procedure charges

Khorsandi, M., Drewitz, D. J. & Ramirez, F. C., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 4, p. AB136

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36 Scopus citations

Silicone-covered wallstent prototypes for palliation of Malignant esophageal obstruction and digestive-respiratory fistulas

Nelson, D. B., Axelrad, A. M., Fleischer, D. E., Kozarek, R. A., Silvis, S. E., Freeman, M. L. & Benjamin, S. B., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 1, p. 31-37 7 p.

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66 Scopus citations

Sleep and gastric function in irritable bowel syndrome: Derailing the brain-gut axis

Orr, W. C., Crowell, M. D., Lin, B., Harnish, M. J. & Chen, J. D. Z., Jan 1 1997, In : Gut. 41, 3, p. 390-393 4 p.

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85 Scopus citations

Spontaneous rupture of a bile duct and its endoscopic management in a patient with Caroli's syndrome

Chalasani, N., Nguyen, C. C. & Gitlin, N., Jun 1 1997, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 92, 6, p. 1062-1063 2 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Survival and quality of life after liver transplantation for acute alcoholic hepatitis

Shakil, A. O., Pinna, A., Demetris, J., Lee, R. G., Fung, J. J. & Rakela, J., Jan 1 1997, In : Liver Transplantation and Surgery. 3, 3, p. 240-244 5 p.

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51 Scopus citations

The clinical course of transplantation-associated de novo hepatitis B infection in the liver transplant recipient

Douglas, D. D., Rakela, J., Wright, T. L., Krom, R. A. F. & Wiesner, R. H., Jan 1 1997, In : Liver Transplantation and Surgery. 3, 2, p. 105-111 7 p.

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115 Scopus citations

The international autoimmune hepatitis score in chronic hepatitis C

Dickson, R. C., Gaffey, M. J., Ishitani, M. B., Roarty, T. P., Driscoll, C. J. & Caldwell, S. H., Mar 1997, In : Journal of viral hepatitis. 4, 2, p. 121-128 8 p.

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23 Scopus citations

The prediction of risk of recurrence and time to recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma after orthotopic liver transplantation: A pilot study

Marsh, J. W., Dvorchik, I., Subotin, M., Balan, V., Rakela, J., Popechitelev, E. P., Subbotin, V., Casavilla, A., Carr, B. I., Fung, J. J. & Iwatsuki, S., Aug 19 1997, In : Hepatology. 26, 2, p. 444-450 7 p.

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174 Scopus citations

The role of endoscopic ultrasound in the evaluation and management of foregut duplications

Faigel, D. O., Burke, A., Ginsberg, G. G., Stotl, B. R., Kadish, S. L. & Kochman, M. L., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 1, p. 99-103 5 p.

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46 Scopus citations

The use of DNA fingerprinting to clarify uncertainties about an endoscopic biopsy specimen that unexpectedly revealed gastric cancer

Fleischer, D. E., Lage, J. M. & Nauta, R. J., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 45, 3, p. 318-319 2 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Transmission of hepatitis B by transplantation of livers from donors positive for antibody to hepatitis B core antigen

Dickson, R. C., Everhart, J. E., Lake, J. R., Wei, Y., Seaberg, E. C., Wiesner, R. H., Zetterman, R. K., Pruett, T. L., Ishitani, M. B., Hoofnagle, J. H., Detre, K. M., Demetris, A. J., Belle, S., Wei, Y., Lombardero, M., Seaberg, E., Lawlor, S., Eng, H., Fitzgerald, S., Haber, J. & 14 others, Swanson, G. L., Wiesner, R., Krom, R., Porayko, M. K., Schwerman, L., Groettum, C., Zetterman, R. K., Shaw B., J., Taylor, K., Ascher, N., Lake, J., Bremer-Kamp, C., Everhart, J. & Shores, S., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastroenterology. 113, 5, p. 1668-1674 7 p.

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363 Scopus citations

Use of the 25 mm flanged esophageal z stent for Malignant dysphagia: A prospective multicenter trial

Kozarek, R. A., Raltz, S., Marcon, N., Kortan, P., Haber, G., Lightdale, C., Stevens, P., Lehman, G., Rex, D., Benjamin, S., Fleischer, D., Bashir, R., Fry, S., Waxman, I., Benson, J. & Polio, J., Jan 1 1997, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 46, 2, p. 156-160 5 p.

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50 Scopus citations
1998

1996 Comfort Symposium on pancreatic carcinogenesis

Urrutia, R., Miller, L. J. & DiMagno, E. P., Jan 1998, In : Pancreas. 16, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

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1 Scopus citations

5-hT4 receptor agonists and δ-opioid receptor antagonists act synergistically to stimulate colonic propulsion

Foxx-Orenstein, A. E., Jin, J. G. & Grider, J. R., Dec 7 1998, In : American Journal of Physiology - Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. 275, 5 38-5, p. G979-G983

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54 Scopus citations

5-Hydroxytryptamine4 receptor agonists initiate the peristaltic reflex in human, rat, and guinea pig intestine

Grider, J. R., Foxx-Orenstein, A. E. & Jin, J. G., Jan 1 1998, In : Gastroenterology. 115, 2, p. 370-380 11 p.

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341 Scopus citations

Absence of accessory pancreatic duct emptying through the minor ampulla is a major risk factor for gallstone pancreatitis

McIntosh, A. S., Snow, M. D., Chinichian, A. & Ramirez, F. C., Dec 1 1998, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 47, 4, p. AB139

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A prospective randomized trial of tacrolimus and prednisone versus tacrolimus, prednisone, and mycophenolate mofetil in primary adult liver transplant recipients: An interim report

Jain, A. B., Hamad, I., Rakela, J., Dodson, F., Kramer, D., Demetris, J., Mcmichael, J., Starzl, T. E. & Fung, J. J., Nov 27 1998, In : Transplantation. 66, 10, p. 1395-1398 4 p.

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74 Scopus citations

Are there Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) criteria that reliably identify malignant adenopathy?

Faigel, D. O., Ginsberg, G. G., Fanning, S. & Kochman, M. L., Dec 1 1998, In : Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 47, 4, p. AB146

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Association between hepatitis B virus core promoter rearrangements and hepatocellular carcinoma

Laskus, T., Radkowski, M., Nowicki, M., Wang, L. F., Vargas, H. & Rakela, J., Mar 27 1998, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 244, 3, p. 812-814 3 p.

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13 Scopus citations