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Giardiasis : with emphasis on treatment and post-infectious manifestations
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-21)
Iron Status in Norwegian Blood Donors
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-07)
Background and aims: Blood banks in Norway struggle to close the gap between need and supply of blood. The overall objective of this study was to investigate the iron status in blood donors. The aims of this thesis were ...
Intestinal fermentation in patients with self-reported food hypersensitivity: painful, but protective?
(Dove Medical Press, 2010-07-03)
Purpose: Enterometabolic disturbances may cause meal-related symptoms. We performed a functional evaluation of the intestinal microflora in patients with unexplained, self-reported food hypersensitivity by measuring fecal ...
Unexplained, self-reported food hypersensitivity. Explorative studies on mechanisms of abdominal symptom generation
(The University of Bergen, 2010-10-08)
Background: Self-reported food hypersensitivity remains unexplained in most cases. Abdominal symptoms, typically consistent with the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), are common in patients with such unexplained, self-reported ...
A history of late and very late stent thrombosis is not associated with increased activation of the contact system, a case control study
(BioMed Central, 2010-04-15)
Background: The pathophysiological pathways resulting in Late Stent Thrombosis (LST) remain uncertain. Findings from animal studies indicate a role of the intrinsic coagulation pathway in arterial thrombus formation, while ...
Switch from stress response to homeobox transcription factors in Adipose tissue after profound fat loss
(Public Library of Science, 2010-06-09)
Background In obesity, impaired adipose tissue function may promote secondary disease through ectopic lipid accumulation and excess release of adipokines, resulting in systemic low-grade inflammation, insulin resistance ...