In the western world, CD does account for at least 90% of enteropathy
, however the histological features of CD are not very specific and are also associated with disorders like giardia infection, common variable immune deficiency, Crohn's disease, and Helicobacter pylori infection16.
Celiac disease (CD) (also called gluten-sensitive enteropathy
and non-tropical sprue) is a known entity since 1888 when first described by Samuel Gee in a report titled 'On the Coeliac Affection' although description of a chronic, malabsorptive disorder by Aretaeus from Turkey reaches as far back as the second century AD.
1] Nonstandard abbreviations: GoF, gain-of-function; LoF, loss-of-function; IgE, immunoglobulin E; IPEX, immunodysregulation polyendocrinopathy enteropathy
In a case-control study of 202 stunted Zimbabwean infants, a measurement of the biomarkers of intestinal inflammation revealed that exposure to low-grade, chronic inflammation in utero and during early postnatal phases of life was associated with stunting that was likely due to extensive enteropathy
that occurs during infancy (Prendergast et al.
Complications by a large eroding or obstructing trichobezoar additionally include gastric ulceration, obstructive jaundice, acute pancreatitis and gastric emphysema10-12 Malabsorption related complications include protein losing enteropathy
, iron deficiency and megaloblastic anemia.
Prevalence of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced enteropathy
determined by double-balloon endoscopy: a Japanese multicenter study.
Veterinarians frequently prescribe therapeutic diets and daily medication for cats with chronic enteropathy
, a condition characterized by excessive loss of plasma proteins into the gastrointestinal tract.
3) The most common complications reported over the years, include gastric mucosal erosion, ulceration, and perforation of the stomach or the small intestine, gastric outlet obstruction, intussusception, obstructive jaundice, protein-losing enteropathy
, pancreatitis and death.
Since then, the association between NSAIDs and colonic damage has become well established, albeit less well recognized than NSAID-induced gastropathy and enteropathy
October 1, 2015 -- The cause of diabetic enteropathy
has been discovered by researchers here, along with a possible prevention and treatment strategy.
Rubio-Tapia et al (3) were the first to report an association between olmesartan use and the development of unexplained severe enteropathy
(PE) is an enteric disease caused by the obligate intracellular bacterium Lawsonia intracellularis.
Bovine salmonellosis generally transmitted by faeco-oral route, causes septicaemia in calf and enteropathy
in adult animal (Berndt and Methner 2001).
High histamine levels have been associated with Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, allergic enteropathy
, food allergies, colorectal polyps, and carcinomas.
Celiac disease (CD), also known as gluten-sensitive enteropathy
, is characterized by intolerance to gluten, rye, wheat, and barley.