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Research & Reviews  682 results

Right vs left portal branch puncture in TIPS creation with controlled expansion covered...
European Radiology; Miraglia R, Maruzzelli L et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - To retrospectively compare outcomes of TIPS performed by puncturing left portal vein (LPV) vs right portal vein (RPV) to access the portal system. One hundred ninety-three consecutive patients underwent TIPS with controlled expansion covered stent...

Establishment of the Dutch nationwide, interdisciplinary infrastructure and biobank for...
Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation; Zelisse HS, van Gent M et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - Ovarian cancer has the worst overall survival rate of all gynecologic malignancies. For the majority of patients, the 5-year overall survival rate of less than 50% has hardly improved over the last decades. To improve the outcome of patients with ...

Clinical outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt with PTFE-covered st...
European Radiology; Maruzzelli L, D'Amico M et. al.

Nov 24th, 2022 - To assess the outcomes of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) creation using PTFE-covered stents in liver transplant (LT) recipients and to analyze the technical result of TIPS creation in split grafts (SG) compared with whole liv...

Recurrent chylous ascites in patient with previous retroperitoneal radiation treatment.
BMJ Case Reports; Sharma P, Chakraborty K

Nov 1st, 2022 - Chylous ascites is the accumulation of lymphatic fluid in the peritoneal cavity due to disruption of lymphatic drainage caused due to obstruction or trauma. We report a man in his 60s who was previously treated for diffuse large B cell lymphoma wi...

Malignant teratoid intraocular ciliary body medulloepithelioma in a 5-year-old male wit...
Ophthalmic Genetics; Pike S, Iyengar R et. al.

Nov 1st, 2022 - Intraocular, ciliary body, medulloepithelioma (CBME) is a rare tumor of the nonpigmented ciliary body epithelium, typically presenting in childhood. We describe a case of CBME. Ocular examination and imaging guided diagnostic and treatment decisio...

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Guidelines  3 results

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Evaluation and Management of Acute Kidney Injury in...
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Flamm SL, Wong F et. al.

Sep 9th, 2022 - The purpose of this American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute Clinical Practice Update is to review the available published evidence and expert advice regarding the clinical management of patients with suspected acute kidney injury ...

Guidelines on the management of ascites in cirrhosis.
Gut Aithal GP, Palaniyappan N et. al.

Oct 18th, 2020 - The British Society of Gastroenterology in collaboration with British Association for the Study of the Liver has prepared this document. The aim of this guideline is to review and summarise the evidence that guides clinical diagnosis and managemen...

The diagnosis and management of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Shmorgun D, Claman P et. al.

Nov 16th, 2011 - To review the clinical aspects of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome and provide recommendations on its diagnosis and clinical management. These guidelines will assist in the early recognition and management of ovarian hyperstimulation. Early recog...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  132 results

Collection of Blood, Bone Marrow, Tumor, or Tissue Samples From Patients With Cancer to Study Drug Resistance

Oct 14th, 2022 - Background: Ongoing research in the Molecular Pharmacology Section, NCI, requires the availability of blood, fluid, bone marrow, tumor, hair follicle and tissue samples from patients with cancer. Resistance is the underlying cause of treatment fai...

Comparison Between Conventional Angiocatheter Versus New Anchoring Device (KARAHOC) Used for Paracentesis

Oct 13th, 2022 - This study is a multi-center, prospective, interventional study, in which subjects who meet the selection criteria are registered at each institution during the study period from the date of research approval. Regardless of the order, paracentesis...

Laboratory Study of Cancer & Immune Cells in Ascites Fluid of Ovarian Cancer Patients to Test Alternative Therapies

Oct 5th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to collect ascites fluid obtained from ovarian cancer patients during cytoreductive surgery or paracentesis at the University of New Mexico Hospital or Cancer Center. Cancer cells and immune cells from the ascites flui...

Collection of Malignant Ascites, Pleural Fluid, and Blood From People With Solid Tumors

Oct 5th, 2022 - Background: -Malignant ascites or pleural effusions are often seen in patients with solid tumor malignancies. -Malignant ascites is proinflammatory with many cytokines present and acts to promote tumor cell growth. -The cellular composition of mal...

Comparing Ascites Relief In Two Standard Treatments: Large Volume Paracentesis Vs. Early Tips Using Viatorr Controlled Expansion Stents

Sep 6th, 2022 - End Stage Liver Disease (ESLD) severely impacts body function leading to elevated blood pressure within the liver called "portal hypertension." One of its subsequent symptoms is ascites, or fluid accumulation in the abdomen. One standard treatment...

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News  76 results

Midodrine May Be Comparable to Albumin for PICD Prevention in ACLF

Nov 17th, 2022 - WASHINGTON, DC — For patients with acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) undergoing modest-volume paracentesis for ascites, oral midodrine may be an alternative to intravenous albumin for preventing paracentesis-induced circulatory dysfunction (PI...

Not Just Castleman Disease: an Elusive Diagnosis of TAFRO Syndrome
Shashank Sama, Lindsey Fitzgerald et. al.

Sep 1st, 2022 - Introduction Idiopathic multicentric Castleman disease (iMCD) cases with thrombocytopenia (T), anasarca (A), Fever (F), reticulin fibrosis (R), and organomegaly (O) are considered a subtype of iMCS called TAFRO syndrome. It is a rare syndrome char.

Decrease in Portal Hepatic Pressure Gradient Related to Shunts

Aug 18th, 2022 - A reduction in portal hepatic pressure gradient (PPG) soon after implantation of a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) greater than 60% was associated with improved ascites control at 6 weeks in a study published in Hepatology. "T...

Frontline Lenvatinib versus Sorafenib Treatment in Advanced HCC

Aug 15th, 2022 - Transcript: Tanios Bekaii-Saab, MD: Anthony, we keep talking about IO [immuno-oncology] and IO combinations. We still have other elements in our armamentarium, the TKIs [tyrosine kinase inhibitors] such as lenvatinib or sorafenib. Who are the pat...

Missed Opportunities for Advance Care Planning After GI Surgery

Jul 7th, 2022 - Patients discharged to hospice after gastrointestinal surgery, which was typically done urgently or emergently, usually had multiple prior admissions, found a retrospective study suggesting room for improvement in advance care planning. Fully 89% ...

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