Prostaglandins in the upper gastrointestinal tract

[augmented proceedings of a national symposium held in Hobart, Tasmania, 6 May 1986 under the auspices of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and chaired by John B. Hickie and Greg Whelan].
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Gastrointestinal system -- Diseases -- Treatment -- Congresses, Peptic ulcer -- Treatment -- Congresses, Prostaglandins -- Therapeutic use -- Congr
Other titlesFocus on misoprostol
SeriesTherapeutics today -- v. 5
ContributionsHickie, John B., Whelan, Gregory., Royal Australasian College of Physicians.
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LC ClassificationsQP801.P68 P765 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
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Open LibraryOL16347709M
ISBN 100947146083

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Endoscopy of the upper gastrointestinal tract can delineate the location and degree of injury to the hypopharynx, esophagus, and stomach. To reduce the risk of perforation, the procedure is performed within the first 48 hours after injury.

Table provides a list of indications for this diagnostic procedure, and Table describes the endoscopic classification system most commonly used.

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Individual nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and other risk factors for upper gastrointestinal bleeding and perforation. Epidemiology. ; – Hernandez-Diaz S, Garcia-Rodríguez LA. Association between nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding/ by: MARCH VOL.

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33 NO. 3 PROSTAGLANDINS Several studies have been concerned with the endogenous synthesis and metabolism of prostaglandins in the gastrointestinal tract, but most of them focused on some special parts of the gastrointestinal tract ().Cited by: The beneficial effects of prostaglandins in peptic ulcer disease were appreciated more than a millennium ago by Chinese physicians who used the semen of young adults to treat patients with dyspepsia.

The mode of administration, the patient acceptability and side-effects are not by: 4. The upper gastrointestinal tract (the stomach, duodenum, jejunum, and upper ileum) normally contains a sparse microflora; the bacterial concentrations is less than 10 4 organisms/ml of intestinal secretions.

Most of these organisms are derived from the oropharynx and pass through the gut with each by:   Injury of the gastrointestinal mucosa, particularly in the upper digestive tract, represents an important clinical problem in gastroenterology.

Ranging from peptic ulcer disease to other forms of mucosal injury, this pathophysiologic process has grabbed the imagination and attention of clinicians and scientists alike.

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Stemming from the seminal observations in by Andre Robert that. Abstract. Several prostaglandins have been shown to inhibit the secretion of acid and pepsin by the stomach of various species.

They possess anti-ulcer acitivity in the upper gastrointestinal tract in animal models and have beneficial ‘cytoprotective’ effects on the intergrity of the gastric mucosa when it is exposed to noxious stimuli in animals and by: 1.

Effects of cyclooxygenase inhibition on the gastrointestinal tract Article Literature Review in Experimental and Toxicologic Pathology 58() December with 33 Reads. Peptic ulcer disease, upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding management 1.

Peptic ulcer disease Munkhtulga G. 1 2. Introduction • Burning epigastric pain exacerbated by fasting and improved with meals is a symptom complex associated with peptic ulcer disease (PUD).

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Gastrointestinal (GI) physiology is a fundamental subject that is indispensable not only for undergraduate but also for 5/5(1). Gastrointestinal Anatomy and Physiology. Kathleen M. Stacy. The major function of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract is digestion. It converts ingested nutrients into simpler forms that can be transported from the tract’s lumen to the portal circulation and then used in metabolic processes.

The analyzed publications are devoted to the study of prostaglandins, separately in type 2 DM and separately in case of damage to the upper gastrointestinal tract, inclu ding GERD. Takeuchi Author: Koji Takeuchi. Prostaglandins were first discovered and isolated from human semen in the s by Ulf von Euler of Sweden.

Thinking they had come from the prostate gland, he named them prostaglandins. It has since been determined that they exist and are synthesised in virtually every cell of the body. Prostaglandins are like hormones in that they act as chemical messengers, but they do not move to other.

Considering an increase in the life expectancy leading to a rise in the elderly population, it is important to recognize the changes that occur along the process of aging. Gastrointestinal (GI) changes in the elderly are common, and despite some GI disorders being more prevalent in the elderly, there is no GI disease that is limited to this age by: 7.

Eicosanoids and the Gastrointestinal Tract. Advances in Eicosanoid Research (Book 2) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it Brand: Springer Netherlands. Role of Thromboxane A2 and other Cyclo-Oygenase Products in Gastric Damage.

Lipoxygenase Products of Arachidonic Acid as Mediators of Gastrointestinal Damage. Platelet-Activating Factor: Its Role as a Mediator of Gastrointestinal Damage. Role of Oxygen-Derived Free Radicals in Lesion Formation in the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract.

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Part 1 in our series about the gastrointestinal (GI) tract described the role of the oral cavity in initiating mechanical and chemical digestion, and examined the processes of swallowing and peristalsis, which facilitate the transit of food from the mouth to the stomach.

This second article in the series focuses entirely on the role of the stomach in digestion and the regulation. Pathophysiology of the Gastrointestinal tract. Physiology •Ingestion •Digestion, secretion, absorption •Motility. Gastro-oesophagal reflux (GER) prostaglandins Agressive factors • Helicobacter pylori • drugs with ulcerogenous effects (NSAIDs) • deleterious effects of duodenal fluidsFile Size: 1MB.

Dajani EZ, Roge EAW, Bertermann RE: Effects of E-prostaglandins, diphenoxylate and morphine on intestinal motility in vivo. Europ J Pharmacol6. Collins PW, Dajani EZ, Bruhn MS, Brown CH, Palmer JR, Pappo R: Influence of the position of the side chain hydroxyl group on the biological properties of prostaglandins.

Gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding is an important cause of mortality for emergency department (ED) and critically ill patients. Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) is defined as a gastrointestinal bleeding source proximal to the ligament of Treitz, whereas lower gastrointestinal bleeding (LGIB) is defined as bleeding distal to the ligament of Treitz (Figure ).

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Also discussed is the role these mediators play in gastrointestinal side effects of drugs (i.e. non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs). Also covered are the mechanisms of action of endogenous mediators relative to the the drugs used clinically for the treatment of maladies of the digestive system.

The aim of this chapter is to increase the awareness of health‐care professionals concerning potential adverse effects and drug interactions of non‐steroidal anti‐inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), which are among the most widely prescribed medicines, globally.

They have a variety of clinical applications due to their anti‐inflammatory, analgesic, antipyretic, or antithrombotic effect, but Cited by: 1. Unlike the upper gastrointestinal tract, the small and especially the large bowel are in close proximity to the female genital tract.

Both systems (intestinal and reproductive) are likely to physiologically influence each other [5,6]. Gastrointestinal symptoms commonly occur in the general : Yves Muscat Baron.

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