Kristine Lillestøl

Academic interests

  • History of medicine
  • Socalled ”medically unexplained” syndromes, in particular irritable bowel syndrome and CFS/ME
  • Current history project: The history of neurasthenia in Norway 1880-present day
  • Previous history projects: The history of unorthodox practitioners in Norway

Background

  • From  2013: Postdoctoral research fellow at the Section for medical  anthropology and medical history, University of Oslo. Postdoc grant from the Research Council of Norway (the SAMKUL programme).
  • 2010-13: Clinical work in Bergen, Ørsta and Oslo.
  • 2010: PhD (on food hypersensitivity and irritable bowel syndrome), Institute of medicine, University of Bergen.
  • 2002-08: Studies in history and literature, University of Bergen
  • 1997-2004: MD, University of Bergen

Publications

  • Lillestøl, Kristine (2018). ‘Neurasthenia gastrica’ revisited: perceptions of nerve-gut interactions in nervous exhaustion, 1880–1920. Microbial Ecology in Health and Disease.  ISSN 0891-060X.  29: 1553438 . doi: 10.1080/16512235.2018.1553438 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Lillestøl, Kristine & Valeur, Jørgen (2017). Johan Karl Unger Vetlesen – Noregs fyrste gastroenterolog. Michael.  ISSN 1893-9651.  14(3), s 217- 230
  • Strand, Elin Bolle; Lillestøl, Kristine; Jason, Leonard A; Tveito, Kari; Diep, Lien My; Valla, Simen Strand; Sunnquist, Madison; Helland, Ingrid B; Herder, Ingrid & Dammen, Toril (2016). Comparing the DePaul Symptom Questionnaire with physician assessments: a preliminary study. Fatigue : biomedicine, health & behavior.  ISSN 2164-1846.  4(1), s 52- 62 . doi: 10.1080/21641846.2015.1126026
  • Lillestøl, Kristine (2015). Samfunnsendringar - til skade for helsa? Nevrasteni og "det forandrede Levesæt" i Noreg 1880-1914. Arr. Idéhistorisk tidsskrift.  ISSN 0802-7005.  27(2/3), s 111- 119
  • Bondevik, Hilde & Lillestøl, Kristine (2013). Nevrasteni i Norge 1880-1920. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.  ISSN 0029-2001.  (133), s 661- 665 . doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.12.1221
  • Lied, Gülen Arslan; Lillestøl, Kristine & Valeur, Jørgen (2013). Matintoleranse og allergi i gastrointestinaltraktus, I: Trygve Fjellstad & Trygve Fjeldstad (red.),  Norsk legemiddelhåndbok for helsepersonell 2013.  Fagbokforlaget.  ISBN 978-82-90732-11-5.  T12.8.  s 444 - 446
  • Berstad, Arnold; Valeur, Jørgen; Lillestøl, Kristine; Lind, Ragna; Morken, Mette Helvik; Gregersen, Kine; Lied, Gülen Arsland & Florvaag, Erik (2011). Matoverfølsomhet- Et paradigmeskifte?. Fagbladet Allergi i praksis.  ISSN 0806-5462.  1, s 30- 33
  • Berstad, Arnold; Valeur, Jørgen; Lillestøl, Kristine; Lind, Ragna; Morken, Mette Helvik; Gregersen, Kine; Lied, Gülen Arsland; Tangen, Tone & Florvaag, Erik (2011). Pasienten tåler ikke mat - hva skal vi tro?. Utposten.  ISSN 0800-5680.  40(5), s 36- 40
  • Gregersen, Kine; Valeur, Jørgen; Lillestøl, Kristine; Frøyland, Livar; Araujo, Hernandez Pedro W.; Lied, Gülen Arsland & Berstad, Arnold (2011). Subjective food hypersensitivity: assessment of enterochromaffin cell markers in blood and gut lavage fluid. International Journal of General Medicine.  ISSN 1178-7074.  4, s 555- 560 . doi: 10.2147/IJGM.S18349
  • Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lillestøl, Kristine; Lind, Ragna; Valeur, Jørgen; Morken, Mette Helvik; Vaali, Kirsi Kaarina; Gregersen, Kine; Florvaag, Erik; Tangen, Tone & Berstad, Arnold (2011). Perceived food hypersensitivity: A review of 10 years of interdisciplinary research at a reference center. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology.  ISSN 0036-5521.  46(10), s 1169- 1178 . doi: 10.3109/00365521.2011.591428
  • Lillestøl, Kristine & Schiøtz, Aina (2011). "Disse lægevidenskapens høist uegte barn" - kvakksalveri i Tidsskriftet 1900-24. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.  ISSN 0029-2001.  131(24), s 2512- 2516 . doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.11.1185
  • Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen & Berstad, Arnold (2010). Intestinal B cell-activating factor: an indicator of non-IgE mediated hypersensitivity reactions to food?. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  ISSN 0269-2813.  32(1), s 66- 73 . doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2036.2010.04314.x
  • Lillestøl, Kristine; Berstad, Arnold; Lind, Ragna; Florvaag, Erik; Lied, Gülen Arsland & Tangen, Tone (2010). Anxiety and depression in patients with self-reported food hypersensitivity. General Hospital Psychiatry.  ISSN 0163-8343.  32(1), s 42- 48 . doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2009.08.006
  • Lillestøl, Kristine; Helgeland, Lars Inge; Lied, Gülen Arsland; Florvaag, Erik; Valeur, Jørgen; Lind, Ragna & Berstad, Arnold (2010). Indications of 'atopic bowel' in patients with self-reported food hypersensitivity. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  ISSN 0269-2813.  31(10), s 1112- 1122 . doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2036.2010.04261.x
  • Lind, Ragna; Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen & Berstad, Arnold (2010). Do psychological factors predict symptom severity in patients with subjective food hypersensitivity?. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology.  ISSN 0036-5521.  45(7-8), s 835- 843 . doi: 10.3109/00365521003797213
  • Lind, Ragna; Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Tangen, Tone; Berstad, Arnold & Lied, Gülen Arsland (2010). Job stress and coping strategies in patients with subjective food hypersensitivity. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology.  ISSN 0036-5564.  59(2), s 179- 184 . doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9450.2009.00761.x
  • Lillestøl, Kristine & Husebø, Stein (2009). Dei gamle si verdigheit - kva tenkjer dei sjølve? Samtaler på ein sjukeheim. Omsorg: Nordisk tidsskrift for Palliativ Medisin.  ISSN 0800-7489.  26(3), s 13- 16
  • Arslan, Gülen; Lillestøl, Kristine; Mulahasanovic, Arna; Florvaag, Erik & Berstad, Arnold (2006). Food Hypersensitivity Reactions Visualised by Ultrasonography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in a Patient Lacking Systemic Food-Specific IgE. Digestion.  ISSN 0012-2823.  73(2-3), s 111- 115 . doi: 10.1159/000094042

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  • Lillestøl, Kristine (2018). Kan tarmfloraen føreseie effekt av behandling?. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.  ISSN 0029-2001.  138(7), s 1- 2 . doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.18.0137
  • Lillestøl, Kristine & Valeur, Jørgen (2018). Kan tarmfloraen føreseie effekt av behandling?. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.  ISSN 0029-2001.  138(7), s 640- 640
  • Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen & Middelthon, Anne-Lise Orvin (2017). "Neurasthenia gastrica" revisited: The gut in Norwegian neurasthenia 1880-1930.
  • Lillestøl, Kristine (2015). Smittsame sjukdomar hjå born i Hornindal 1830-1900. Historisk årsskrift - Hornindal historielag.  ISSN 0802-7501.
  • Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen & Berstad, Arnold (2010). Potential role of B-cell activating factor (BAFF) in non-IgE-mediated hypersensitivity reactions to food.
  • Lillestøl, Kristine; Berstad, Arnold & Lied, Gülen Arsland (2010). Self-reported food hypersensitivity with gastrointestinal symptoms. Allergological and psychological factors.
  • Lind, Ragna; Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen & Berstad, Arnold (2010). Do psychological factors explain symptom severity in patients with subjective food hypersensitivity?.
  • Valeur, Jørgen; Lillestøl, Kristine; Morken, Mette Helvik; Norin, E; Midtvedt, T & Berstad, Arnold (2010). Symptoms and rectal fermentation products in response to lactulose challenge in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.
  • Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Potential role of B-cell activating factor in non-IgE-mediated hypersensitivity reactions to food. Gut.  ISSN 0017-5749.  58, s A116- A116
  • Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Potential role of B-cell activating factor in non-IgE-mediated hypersensitivity reactions to food.
  • Lillestøl, Kristine; Helgeland, Lars Inge; Florvaag, Erik; Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lind, Ragna; Valeur, Jørgen & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Indications of "atopic bowel" in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. Gut.  ISSN 0017-5749.  58, s A20- A20
  • Lillestøl, Kristine; Helgeland, Lars Inge; Florvaag, Erik; Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lind, Ragna; Valeur, Jørgen & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Indications of "atopic bowel" in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.
  • Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen; Helgeland, Lars Inge; Florvaag, Erik; Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lind, Ragna & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Indications of `atopic bowel` in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Neurogastroenterology and Motility.  ISSN 1350-1925.  21, s 7- 7
  • Lillestøl, Kristine; Valeur, Jørgen; Helgeland, Lars Inge; Florvaag, Erik; Lied, Gülen Arsland; Lind, Ragna & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Indications of `atopic bowel` in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
  • Valeur, Jørgen; Lillestøl, Kristine; Morken, Mette Helvik; Norin, E; Midtvedt, T & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Symptoms and rectal fermentation products in response to lactulose challenge in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. Neurogastroenterology and Motility.  ISSN 1350-1925.  21, s 83- 83
  • Valeur, Jørgen; Lillestøl, Kristine; Morken, Mette Helvik; Norin, E; Midtvedt, T & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Symptoms and rectal fermentation products in response to lactulose challenge in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.
  • Valeur, Jørgen; Øines, Eliann; Morken, Mette Helvik; Lillestøl, Kristine; Lind, Ragna; Vaali, Kirsi Kaarina; Milde, Anne Marita; Holst, Jens Juul; Helle, Karen Blaauw & Berstad, Arnold (2009). Neuroendocrine biomarkers of symptomatic carbohydrate malabsorption.
  • Lillestøl, Kristine & Schiøtz, Aina (2008). "Bedre at have en 'Kvaksalver' end to Doktorer"? Distriktslegar og kvakksalvarar i Nordfjord og på søre Sunnmøre 1850-1900. Årbok for Nordfjord.  ISSN 0400-2296.  42, s 48- 79
  • Valeur, Jørgen; Øines, Eliann; Morken, Mette Helvik; Lillestøl, Kristine; Lind, Ragna; Vaali, Kirsi Kaarina; Milde, Anne Marita; Holst, Jens Juul; Helle, Karen Blaauw & Berstad, Arnold (2008). Neuroendocrine biomarkers of symptomatic carbohydrate malabsorption. Neurogastroenterology and Motility.  ISSN 1350-1925.  20, s 138- 138 . doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2982.2008.01190.x
  • Valeur, Jørgen; Øines, Eliann; Morken, Mette Helvik; Lillestøl, Kristine; Lind, Ragna; Vaali, Kirsi Kaarina; Milde, Anne Marita; Holst, Jens Juul; Helle, Karen Blaauw & Berstad, Arnold (2008). Neuroendocrine biomarkers of symptomatic carbohydrate malabsorption.

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