Search for dissertations about: "inflammatory bowel diseases"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 swedish dissertations containing the words inflammatory bowel diseases.

  1. 1. On the regulation and effects of chronic inflammation in inflammatory bowel disease

    University dissertation from Olof Grip, Department of Medicine, Malmö University Hospital, 205 02 Malmö, Sweden

    Author : Olof Grip; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Gastroenterologi; statins; monocytes; eosinophils; dysplasia; thrombosis; ulcerative colitis; Crohn s disease; inflammation; inflammatory bowel disease; Gastro-enterology;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Den kroniska inflammation som ses hos personer med inflammatorisk tarmsjukdom är troligen en immunologisk reaktion riktad mot normala tarmbakterier. I denna process har monocyter/makrofager (särskild celltyp av vita blodkroppar) en central betydelse. READ MORE

  2. 2. Immunopathology of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Mohammad Kadivar; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
    Keywords : Inflammatory bowel disease IBD ; Crohn s disease; Ulcerative colitis; T cell; Monocyte; macrophage; Neutrophil; anti-TNFa treatment; IBD disease activity index;

    Abstract : Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory condition affecting the gastrointestinal tract, with a remitting and relapsing course. There are two main forms of IBD: Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC). READ MORE

  3. 3. Going trough a colonoscopy and living with inflammatory bowel disease : : children's and parents' experiences and evaluation of the bowel cleansing quality prior to colonoscopy

    University dissertation from Malmö university, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Vedrana Vejzovic; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Humanities Social Sciences; Colonoscopy; Inflammatory bowel diseases; Randomised control trial; Content analysis; Phenomenological hermeneutics;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on children aged 10-18 years with symptoms of, or diagnosed with, inflammatory bowel disease (henceforth referred to as IBD). Before the disease can be diagnosed, a child must undergo several procedures, with colonoscopy as an established investigation, including bowel cleansing, which is crucial for the safe examination of the intestine. READ MORE

  4. 4. Microcirculation, Mucus and Microbiota in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Olof Schreiber; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; inflammatory bowel diseases; experimental colitis; DSS; TNBS; colonic mucosal blood flow; laser-doppler flowmetry; colonic mucus thickness; MUC2; colonic mucosal barrier function; iNOS; eNOS; probiotics; Lactobacilli; Lactobacillus reuteri; colonic microbiota; T-RFLP; bacterial translocation; intravital microscopy; P-selectin; leukocyte recruitment; platelet recruitment; MEDICINE Physiology and pharmacology Physiology; MEDICIN Fysiologi och farmakologi Fysiologi; Fysiologi; Physiology;

    Abstract : Inflammatory bowel diseases, (IBD), are a group of chronic disorders of the gastro-intestinal tract, and include Crohn’s disease (CD) and Ulcerative Colitis (UC). The pathogenesis is not known, but involves at least in part a loss of tolerance towards the commensal colonic microbiota. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bone mineral density in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Susanne Schmidt; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; bone mineral density; inflammatory bowel disease; children; Crohn s disease; ulcerative colitis; vitamin D; parathyroid hormone; familial resemblance; body composition; growth;

    Abstract : Low bone mineral density (BMD) has been highlighted as a potential problem in children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which is one of the most common chronic childhood diseases in the westernized world. The mechanisms behind reduced BMD in pediatric IBD are still not completely understood, but several factors that influence bone mineralization have been discussed. READ MORE