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ALLMedicine™ Large-bowel Obstruction Center

Research & Reviews  39 results

Rectal Cancer Clinical Presentation
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/281237-clinical

Jun 7th, 2022 - History All patients should undergo a complete history (including a family history) and assessment of risk factors for the development of rectal cancer. Many rectal cancers produce no symptoms and are discovered during digital or proctoscopic scre...

Rectal Cancer Clinical Presentation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/281237-clinical

Jun 7th, 2022 - History All patients should undergo a complete history (including a family history) and assessment of risk factors for the development of rectal cancer. Many rectal cancers produce no symptoms and are discovered during digital or proctoscopic scre...

Self-Expanding Metal Stents Do Not Adversely Affect Long-term Outcomes in Acute Maligna...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000002084
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Browne IL, Mahsin M et. al.

Jan 7th, 2022 - Self-expanding metal stents as a bridge to surgery in acute malignant large-bowel obstruction has gained popularity. However, long-term oncologic outcomes have not been well established. To investigate long-term oncologic outcomes of patients unde...

Clinical Significance of Surgical Resection Timing from Endoscopic Stenting for Left-Si...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10620-021-07331-5
Digestive Diseases and Sciences; Yoon S, Pian G et. al.

Jan 5th, 2022 - The optimal interval between self-expanding metallic stent (SEMS) insertion and surgery remains controversial in malignant left-sided large-bowel obstruction (MLLO), especially with respect to oncologic aspects. The aim of this study is to examine...

Is self-expandable metallic stents superior to transanal decompression tubes for the tr...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-20-2600
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Chen F, Dong Q et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - Preoperative intestinal decompression, such as self-expandable metallic stents (SEMS) and transanal decompression tubes (TDT), has been widely used for patients with malignant large-bowel obstruction (MLBO). The aim of this study is to evaluate th...

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Guidelines  1 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 4th, 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...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Long-term Outcomes of Colonic Stent as a "Bridge to Surgery" for Malignant Large-bowel Obstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04111042

Oct 1st, 2019 - Prospective observational with retrospective analisis study of patients with left-sided malignant colonic obstruction undergoing stenting between April 2006 and April 2018 in Parc Tauli University Hospital. We assessed all patients with intent-to-...

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News  3 results

A 61-Year-Old Woman With Painful Constipation
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/886748_5

Oct 12th, 2017 - After any critical illness associated with constipation has been ruled out, manual disimpaction and transrectal enemas are often used. A well-lubricated, gloved finger may be used for this purpose in patients with lower anorectal impactions. Warm-...

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

Jan 19th, 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 11th, 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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