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GASTROENTEROLOGY South African EDITORS: Prof A Mahomed Prof M Sonderup Prof S Thomson EDITORIAL INTRODUCTION TO SAGES COUNCIL 2021 – 2023 REVIEWS • Pathophysiology and Diagnosis of Iron Deficiency • Hepatitis B in Pregnancy: is it time for universal antenatal screening? • A “STEP” in the right direction - Metabolic surgery versus medical therapy for obesity POSITION PAPER ON THE USE OF DRUG THERAPIES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE GASTRO FOUNDATION MEETINGS • Gastro Foundation Weekend for Fellows 2021 • Gastro Foundation Liver Interest Group Meeting - November 2021 • The IBD Interest Group Meeting 2021 WORLD GASTROENTEROLOGY ORGANISATION Review Volume 19, Issue 3, 2021 The official Journal of the South African Gastroenterology Society ISSN - 1812 - 1659 For furtherproduct information contact PHARMADYNAMICS POBox30958TokaiCapeTown 7966 Tel +27 21 707 7000 Fax +27 21 7015898 Email CUSTOMERCARELINE 0860PHARMA (742 762) LANCAP 15,30mg. Each capsule contains 15,30mg lansoprazole respectively.S4RegNo.:A40/11.4.3/0247,0248 NAMNS2 07/11.4.3/0098,0099. 1. IQVIAMATUnits,May 2021.For full prescribing information, refer to the professional information approved bySAHPRA,29 June 2018. LOA598/09/2021. South Africa’s market-leading PPI 1 C M Y CM MY CY CMY K SA Gastro LANCAP OFC .pdf 1 2021/12/14 10:39