Noninvasive tests haven’t replaced liver biopsies, but they have sharply reduced the need for them. Two Michigan Medicine experts examine the debate in a new paper.
Digestive (GI) Conditions
An elimination diet designed to relieve discomfort in IBS patients did more than ease physical symptoms, a new study finds. It also improved quality of life.
Common practice keeps hospitalized pancreatitis patients away from food or IV feeding. But a new analysis finds earlier nutrition might help patients with mild cases recover and go home.
The annual Digestive Disease Week conference presents research across a range of GI specialties. Here’s a look at some of 2017’s standouts.
Why do so many babies fall victim to infections that invade the gut, but others don’t? Research in germ-free mice yields important clues.
With a new app, patients can discreetly and easily monitor their GI symptoms — improving communication with their doctors along the way.