Middle East Journal of Digestive Diseases (MEJDD)

Middle East Journal of Digestive Diseases is published quarterly an open access publication model and This multidisciplinary journal is a publication of Iranian Association of Gastroerterology and Hepatology and Shiraz University of Medical Sciences.


Address : Iranian Association of Gastroenterology and Hepatology,Unit 1, No. 37, 7th St., Kargar-e-Shomali Ave., Tehran, Iran

Tel : + 98 21 88335061-3

Fax : + 98 21 88335062

Email : mejdd@iagh.org


♦ Editor-in-Chief

Reza Malekzadeh,Professor, MD

♦ Chairman of Editorial Board

Mohammad Hadi Imanieh,Professor, MD

♦ Deputy Editor

Mehdi Saberi-Firouzi,Professor, MD

♦ Executive Editors

Mohammad Mehdi Mir-Nasseri,Research Fellow, MD, MPH



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Vol 9, No 3 (2017): JULY

Table of Contents

Original Article

Prevalence and Correlates of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in Southern Iran: Pars Cohort Study PDF
Zohre Khodamoradi, Abdullah Gandomkar, Hossein Poustchi, Alireza Salehi, Mohammad Hadi Imanieh, Arash Etemadi, Reza Melekzadeh 129-138
Association of Gastrointestinal Functional Disorders and Migraine Headache : a Population Base Study PDF
Kamran B Lankarani, Maryam Akbari, Reza Tabrizi 139-145
Menstrual and Reproductive Factors and Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in Women PDF
Sahar Masoudi, Zahra Momayez Sanat, Altun Mahmud Saleh, Neda Nozari, Neda Ghamarzad, Akram Pourshams 146-149
Effects of Probiotic and Prebiotic Supplementation on Leptin, Adiponectin, and Glycemic Parameters in Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Randomized Clinical Trial PDF
Vahideh Behrouz, Shima Jazayeri, Naheed Aryaeian, Mohammad Javad Zahedi, Fatemeh Hosseini 150-157
Assessment of Bone Morphogenetic Protein 3 Methylation in Iranian Patients with Colorectal Cancer PDF
Massoud Houshmand, Mohammad Reza Abbaszadegan, Mohammad Amin Kerachian 158-163
Epidemiologic Characteristics of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Kermanshah, Iran PDF
Mehdi Zobeiri, Homayoon Bashiri, Lotfollah Askari, Ali asghar Keshavars, Ramin Tavvafzadeh, Kiomars Fatahi, Farid Najafi 164-169

Case Report

Cocoon Peritonitis Secondary to Perforated Appendicitis PDF
Pezhman Alavinejad, Elena Lak, Masoumeh Khedri 170-172
A Large Intracolonic Mass in a Patient with Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome PDF
Ran Wang, Xingshun Qi, Xiaodong Shao, Xiaozhong Guo 173-175


Multilocular Cystic Mass Located in Epigastric Region and Right Area of the Abdomen in an Old Man PDF
Fariborz Mansour-Ghanaei, Alireza Gharibpoor, Farahnaz Joukar, Sara Mavaddati 176-177

Letter to the Editor

Letter to Editor : Correlation between Cut-off Level of Tissue Transglutaminase Antibody and Marsh Classification PDF
Sumeet Kaur, Seema Gupta, Bela Goyal, Jasbinder Kaur 178-179


Sponsor Vol. 9, No. 3, July 2017 PDF
Rossen Darman, Cinna Gen 00

ISSN: 2008-5249