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Medical Experts for Media - Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Todd Baron, M.D. Suresh Chari, M.D. Gregory Gores, M.D. Sunanda Kane, M.D. Paul Limburg, M.D. Edward Loftus, M.D. Jayant Talwalkar, M.D., M.P.H. ___________________________________________________________________________ Todd Baron, M.D., a specialist in therapeutic endoscopy Specializes in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), management of severe acute pancreatitis, and endoscopic palliation of gastrointestinal malignancies Frequent podcast [...]

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Mayo Clinic: Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Higher Risk for Stroke and Heart Attack

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Oct. 14, 2013 — Patients with inflammatory bowel disease are at an increased risk of stroke and heart attack according to a new study presented by Mayo Clinic researchers at the American College of Gastroenterology's Annual Scientific Meeting, Oct. 11–16, in San Diego. More than 1.5 million Americans have Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis , the most common forms of inflammatory [...]

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Ulcerative Colitis Diagnosis and Treatment

Dr. Edward Loftus discusses causes, symptoms, and diagnosis of ulcerative colitis. He also discusses conditions associated with ulcerative colitis. Physicians at Mayo Clinic rely on a close collaboration with radiologists and Gastroenterology pathologists to evaluate patients. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JXL3_IRBdc Dr. Edward Loftus discusses different medications used to treat ulcerative colitis. He also discusses surgery [...]

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