Request PDF on ResearchGate | Enfermedad de Ménétrier asociada a infección por citomegalovirus | Menetrier’s disease is a rare entity in. La enfermedad de Ménétrier es una gastropatía hipertrófica muy infrecuente, asociada a hipoproteinemia y de etiología desconocida. Es una condición. Introducción. La enfermedad de Ménétrier es una gastropatía hiperplásica de aparición excepcional, que se caracteriza por un engrosamiento marcado de los .

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A year-old male who visited due to a two-month history of oedemas in the lower limbs. Organizations Providing General Support. In adults, there is no FDA approved treatment other than gastrectomy and a high-protein enfermedad de menetrier. Continuing navigation will be considered as acceptance of this use. A report of 11 patients. A small amount of gastrointestinal bleeding may occur, which is typically due to superficial mucosal erosions; large volume bleeding is rare.

Print Send to a friend Export reference Mendeley Statistics. To our knowledge, this rare presentation has only been described on two occasions by diSibio et al.

Ménétrier’s disease

The exact aetiology is not well known. Here we report one more case of this exotic association. Several medications have been used in the treatment of the condition, with variable efficacy.


Full text is only aviable in PDF. Given this potential, enfermedad de menetrier authors suggest surveillance with annual or biannual endoscopy.


SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s impact. This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. Am J Gastroenterol, 92pp. The average age of onset is 40 to 60 years, and men are affected more often than women. Endoscopy with deep mucosal biopsy and cytology is required to establish the diagnosis and exclude other entities that may present similarly.

The natural history of hypertrophic gastrophy Menetrier’s disease.

Angiology accepts and reviews articles for publication menegrier from Spain and Latin American countries. Beyond gastritis and before cancer: Any ulcers discovered during the evaluation should be treated in standard fashion. Upper Hematemesis Melena Lower Hematochezia. Subscribe to our Newsletter. Each entry has entermedad summary of enfermedad de menetrier medical enfefmedad. Am J Surg Pathol, 21pp.

In milder cases, treatment may be supportive with a recommended high protein diet to offset loss of protein. Previous article Next article. Am J Med ; Its association with Kaposi’s sarcoma KS in patients with human immunodeficiency virus HIV infection has only been reported in two patients by diSibio et al.


A non-diagnostic biopsy may lead to a surgically obtained full-thickness biopsy to exclude malignancy. We also encourage you to explore the rest enfermedad de menetrier this page to find resources that can help you find specialists.

Subtotal gastrectomy is performed by some; it may be associated with higher morbidity and mortality secondary to the difficulty in obtaining a patent and long-lasting anastomosis between normal and hyperplastic tissue. Abdominal angina Mesenteric ischemia Angiodysplasia Bowel obstruction: January Pages Views Read Edit View history. NORD is a patient advocacy organization for individuals with rare diseases and the organizations that serve them.

You can find more tips in our guide, How to Find a Disease Specialist. Se continuar a navegar, consideramos que aceita o seu uso. October Pages In this case, the substantial pit hyperplasia makes the large rugal folds appear to be covered by myriad polyps resembling hyperplastic polyps.