Gastroparesis is a syndrome of delayed gastric emptying caused by factors other than mechanical obstructions in the stomach.
The 2014 outbreak in West Africa is the largest epidemic to date. Preventive strategies and supportive therapy are the only options, since no vaccine or effective antiviral treatment is yet available.
Pharmacists can oversee postprocedural treatment administered to prevent atrioesophageal fistula, a serious complication.
Liver cirrhosis is the end result of several mechanisms of liver inflammation caused by chronic liver disease, genetic disease, or autoimmune inflammation.
Recent studies have shown that drug absorption may be impaired in CD patients who require oral medications for comorbid conditions.
The most important risk factor for acquiring this virulent infection is antibiotic administration.