Digestive Disease Week 2019


by mayocliniclabs • May 17, 2019

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Top highlights include: Blue Cross is opening primary care clinics, an update on the Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase joint venture and how cancer patients are now being matched to clinical trials.
By Suzanne R. Ferguson • May 24, 2019
Every week, Mayo Clinic microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new Parasite Wonders case. This week's case features the following worm noted in the toilet of a patient with an extensive international travel history. See a video of this parasite here. What's the identification?
By MCL Education • May 22, 2019
This week's research roundup features a study on galectin-3 levels and outcomes after myocardial infarction.
By Alyssa Frank • May 20, 2019
Top highlights include: study shows low-dose aspirin increases bleeding in the skull, judge blocks new liver transplant policy, and 'zombie cells' may play role in aging.
By Suzanne R. Ferguson • May 17, 2019
As the world leader in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal conditions for the last 28 years, we know the importance of laboratory testing in a patient's care. Visit us at Digestive Disease Week 2019, May 19—21, Booth #2927.
By mayocliniclabs • May 17, 2019
Every week, Mayo Clinic microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new Parasite Wonders case. This week's case features an interesting finding in a concentrated stool specimen. The individual structures are approximately 25 micrometers in length, while the longer tubular structure is 330 micrometers long. What's the identification?
By Bobbi Pritt, M.D. • May 15, 2019