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Jimborean Gabriela, Edith Simona Ianosi, Emese Aberle, Alexandra Comes
Gastroesophageal reflux and bronchial asthma are frequently encountered comorbidities that maintain an ambivalent relationship, generating a vicious circle where gastroesophageal reflux increases asthmatic symptoms or precipitates bronchial asthma and asthma can trigger or worsen gastroesophageal reflux disease. Pathogenetic mechanisms of these interrelation are imperfectly understood, despite intense concerns of specialists in both areas. There have been incriminated: eso-bronchial constrictor vagal mediated reflexes, bronchial hyperreactivity, neurogenic inflammation induced by hydrochloric acid penetration in the oesofagus, airways hydrochloric acid microaspiration with asthmatic trigger effects, increased bronchial resistance or increased immune response to antigens...
January 2012: Pneumologia: Revista Societății Române de Pneumologie
E Opocher, F Galeotti, G P Spina, G Battaglia, C Hernandez
The Authors report their experience of 13 cases of metastatic carcinoma of the pancreas, diagnosed over 350 pancreatic cancers examined by digestive angiography (4%). The rarity of this localization is emphasized and is affirmed that any organ may cause pancreatic metastasis (liver, bile ducts, oesofagus) although the kidney and the lung are more frequently the original sites. The pancreatic metastases were of different types but the multilocalized or the total forms don't prevail over the single ones. The angiographic modifications induced by these secondary lesions are evident but not characteristic and diagnosis only of pancreatic tumor can be evocated...
March 17, 1982: Minerva Medica
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