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08-12-2019 | Metabolic surgery | Highlight | News

Bariatric surgery linked to late adverse events

People who undergo bariatric surgery have a lower long-term risk for mortality, but a higher risk for adverse events such as gastrointestinal and nutritional disorders, compared with those who do not undergo surgery, researchers report.

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05-24-2019 | Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease | News

Diabetes patients at high risk of serious NAFLD outcomes

People with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease or non-alcoholic steatohepatitis are at particularly high risk for progression to cirrhosis or hepatocellular carcinoma if they have diabetes, say researchers.

06-01-2018 | Gastrointestinal disorders | Highlight | News

High burden of GI symptoms in patients with type 1 diabetes

People with type 1 diabetes are approximately twice as likely to experience gastrointestinal symptoms as those without, and these symptoms are associated with poor glycemic control and quality of life, study results suggest.

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06-22-2018 | Gastroparesis | Review | Article

Diabetic gastroparesis: Principles and current trends in management

Krishnasamy S, Abell TL. Diabetes Ther (2018); 9 (Suppl 1): 1. doi: 10.1007/s13300-018-0454-9

12-29-2017 | Nephropathy | Review | Article

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and chronic vascular complications of diabetes mellitus

Nat Rev Endocrinol 2017; 14: 99–114. doi: 10.1038/nrendo.2017.173

10-27-2017 | Risk factors | Review | Article

Diabetes and the pancreatobiliary diseases

Shafqet M, Sharzehi K. Curr Treat Options Gastro 2017; 15: 508–519. doi: 10.1007/s11938-017-0163-x

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