Monthly Archives: June 2013

Human Enterovirus Species B in Ileocecal Crohn’s Disease

Abstract OBJECTIVES: Advanced ileocecal Crohn’s disease (ICD) is characterized by strictures, inflammation in the enteric nervous system (myenteric plexitis), and a high frequency of NOD2 mutations. Recent findings implicate a role of NOD2 and another CD susceptibility gene, ATG16L1, in … Continue reading

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The Cost of Colonoscopies

Colonoscopies Explain Why U.S. Leads the World in Health Expenditures http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/02/health/colonoscopies-explain-why-us-leads-the-world-in-health-expenditures.html

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