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ALLMedicine Large-bowel Obstruction Center

Research & Reviews  61 results

Self-expandable metal stents for obstructing colonic and extracolonic cancer: European ...
https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1140-3017
Endoscopy van Hooft JE, Veld JV et. al.

Apr 7th, 2020 - The following recommendations should only be applied after a thorough diagnostic evaluation including a contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) scan. 1 : ESGE recommends colonic stenting to be reserved for patients with clinical symptoms and ra...

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy guideline on the role of endoscopy in t...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2019.09.007
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Naveed M, Jamil LH et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2019 - Colonic volvulus and acute colonic pseudo-obstruction (ACPO) are 2 causes of benign large-bowel obstruction. Colonic volvulus occurs most commonly in the sigmoid colon as a result of bowel twisting along its mesenteric axis. In contrast, the exact...

Management of Malignant Large-Bowel Obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001441
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Hsu J, Sevak S

Aug 8th, 2019 - An otherwise healthy 59-year-old man presented to the emergency department with 2 weeks of narrowed stools, 5 days of obstipation, and 1 day of abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. Computed tomography revealed an obstructing sigmoid mass without ...

Short-term outcomes of a self-expandable metallic stent as a bridge to surgery vs. a tr...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00595-019-01784-y
Surgery Today; Matsuda A, Yamada T et. al.

Feb 24th, 2019 - Preoperative intestinal decompression, using either a self-expandable metallic stent (SEMS) as a bridge to surgery (BTS) or a transanal decompression tube (TDT), provides an alternative to emergency surgery for malignant large-bowel obstruction (M...

Very rare case of synchronous volvulus of the sigmoid colon and caecum causing large-bo...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2018-227375
BMJ Case Reports; Roy SP, Tay YK et. al.

Jan 27th, 2019 - Large-bowel obstruction caused by volvulus is potentially life threatening if not managed promptly. Sigmoid colon is the most common site of volvulus followed by caecum. Synchronous double colonic volvulus is an exceedingly rare entity, with only ...

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Guidelines  2 results

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy guideline on the role of endoscopy in t...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2019.09.007
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Naveed M, Jamil LH et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2019 - Colonic volvulus and acute colonic pseudo-obstruction (ACPO) are 2 causes of benign large-bowel obstruction. Colonic volvulus occurs most commonly in the sigmoid colon as a result of bowel twisting along its mesenteric axis. In contrast, the exact...

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Colon Volvulus and Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction
https://www.fascrs.org/sites/default/files/downloads/publication/clinical_practice_guidelines_for_colon_volvulus.pdf
Jon D. Vogel

Jun 30th, 2016 - Acute colonic pseudo-obstruction (ACPO), or ogilvie syndrome, is hypothesized to result from dysregulation of autonomic impulses in the enteric nervous system of the colon, creating a clinical picture consistent with large-bowel obstruction, altho.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  67 results

Self-expandable metal stents for obstructing colonic and extracolonic cancer: European ...
https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1140-3017
Endoscopy van Hooft JE, Veld JV et. al.

Apr 7th, 2020 - The following recommendations should only be applied after a thorough diagnostic evaluation including a contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) scan. 1 : ESGE recommends colonic stenting to be reserved for patients with clinical symptoms and ra...

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy guideline on the role of endoscopy in t...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2019.09.007
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Naveed M, Jamil LH et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2019 - Colonic volvulus and acute colonic pseudo-obstruction (ACPO) are 2 causes of benign large-bowel obstruction. Colonic volvulus occurs most commonly in the sigmoid colon as a result of bowel twisting along its mesenteric axis. In contrast, the exact...

Management of Malignant Large-Bowel Obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001441
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Hsu J, Sevak S

Aug 8th, 2019 - An otherwise healthy 59-year-old man presented to the emergency department with 2 weeks of narrowed stools, 5 days of obstipation, and 1 day of abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. Computed tomography revealed an obstructing sigmoid mass without ...

Short-term outcomes of a self-expandable metallic stent as a bridge to surgery vs. a tr...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00595-019-01784-y
Surgery Today; Matsuda A, Yamada T et. al.

Feb 24th, 2019 - Preoperative intestinal decompression, using either a self-expandable metallic stent (SEMS) as a bridge to surgery (BTS) or a transanal decompression tube (TDT), provides an alternative to emergency surgery for malignant large-bowel obstruction (M...

Very rare case of synchronous volvulus of the sigmoid colon and caecum causing large-bo...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2018-227375
BMJ Case Reports; Roy SP, Tay YK et. al.

Jan 27th, 2019 - Large-bowel obstruction caused by volvulus is potentially life threatening if not managed promptly. Sigmoid colon is the most common site of volvulus followed by caecum. Synchronous double colonic volvulus is an exceedingly rare entity, with only ...

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News  2 results

Colonic Stenting Best in Some With Malignant Bowel Obstruction
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/874598

Jan 18th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Short of resection, palliative emergency stenting appears superior to stoma creation in patients with colorectal cancer and malignant large-bowel obstruction, according to New York-based researchers. As Dr. Art Sedrakya...

Mechanical Bowel Obstruction: Then and Now
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/762974

May 10th, 2012 - Change in Mechanical Bowel Obstruction Demographic and Etiological Patterns During the Past Century: Observations From One Health Care Institution Drożdż W; Budzyński P Arch Surg. 2012;147:175-180 Summary How have the causes of bowel obstruction c...

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