Nabil Toubia's research while affiliated with Boston University and other places

Publications (8)

Article
The American Journal of Gastroenterology is published by Nature Publishing Group (NPG) on behalf of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG). Ranked the #1 clinical journal covering gastroenterology and hepatology*, The American Journal of Gastroenterology (AJG) provides practical and professional support for clinicians dealing with the gastr...

Citations

... A total of 16 original articles (10 retrospective and 6 prospective studies) [5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15][16][17][18][19][20], involving a total of 735 VCE procedures, were included in our analysis. The selected publications were sorted per year. ...
... 1,2 The most common clinical manifestation is chronic GI bleeding, leading to anaemia, but massive or life-threatening bleeding occurs in rare cases. 3 Patients may also present with icterus if localization of the haemangioma is exceptional, such as near the ampulla of Vater. 3 Based on the scope of affected vessels, haemangiomas are histologically divided into cavernous, capillary or mixed-type, with the cavernous type being the most common. 4 Cavernous haemangiomas of the duodenum originate from the submucosal vascular plexus, and generally, the submucosa and muscular layer of the intestinal wall are involved. ...