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Research & Reviews  421 results

Management of Flood syndrome: What can we do better?
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Strainiene S, Peciulyte M et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - Approximately 20% of cirrhotic patients with ascites develop umbilical herniation. These patients usually suffer from multisystemic complications of cirrhosis, have a significantly higher risk of infection, and require accurate surveillance- espec...

Low-dose transscleral cyclophotocoagulation with subsequent phacoemulsification in the ...
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Shi Y, Oatts J et. al.

Sep 1st, 2021 - To explore the outcomes and mechanisms of intraocular pressure (IOP) control using low-dose transscleral cyclophotocoagulation (LDTSCP) followed by phacoemulsification in patients with prolonged acute primary angle closure (APAC). Patients with pr...

Incidence of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis among asymptomatic cirrhosis patients un...
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Alotaibi A, Almaghrabi M et. al.

Aug 26th, 2021 - Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is a common complication of decompensated cirrhosis with high morbidity and mortality rate. There is a paucity of evidence regarding the incidence of SBP in asymptomatic liver cirrhosis patients undergoing r...

Radiologically Placed Peritoneovenous Shunt is an Acceptable Treatment Alternative for ...
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Bakhtiar M, Forde KA et. al.

Aug 21st, 2021 - To evaluate differences among patients treated with serial large volume paracentesis (LVP), transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS), and peritoneovenous shunt (PVS) for non-malignant ascites. A retrospective cohort study of 192 patien...

Efficacy and safety of abdominal paracentesis drainage on patients with acute pancreati...
BMJ Open; Lu Z, Zhu X et. al.

Aug 11th, 2021 - To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of the efficacy and safety of abdominal paracentesis drainage (APD) in patients with acute pancreatitis (AP) when compared with conventional 'step-up' strategy based on percutaneous catheter drainag...

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Guidelines  2 results

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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News  36 results

A Lesson From the Instant Pot: How About a Troubleshooting Guide for Patients?

Nov 27th, 2019 - Last year, during the post-Thanksgiving Day sales, an Instant Pot I'd had my eye on became available at a bargain price. So I got one, took it home, and read the instruction manual so as to not violate the Gay-Lussac law of the mass, pressure, and...

A 5-Month-Old With Severe Abdominal Distention and Lethargy

Nov 20th, 2019 - Physical Examination and Workup Upon arrival to the hospital, the child looks extremely ill. He is immediately admitted to the ED shock room. He is very pale, flaccid, and unresponsive. The anterior fontanel is depressed, and his skin and mucous m...

Fast Five Quiz: Liver Disease

Aug 16th, 2019 - Answer 4/5 According to guidelines from the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), which of the following is recommended for the management of ascites in patients with decompensated cirrhosis? Your peers chose: Liver transplantati...

AGA Clinical Practice Update: Coagulation in cirrhosis
Amy Karon

Jul 1st, 2019 - Cirrhosis can involve “precarious” changes in hemostatic pathways that tip the scales toward either bleeding or hypercoagulation, experts wrote in an American Gastroenterological Association Clinical Practice Update. Based on current evidence, cli.

Carcinoma Erysipeloides of Papillary Serous Ovarian Cancer Mimicking Cellulitis of the Abdominal Wall
Vivian Wong, MD, PhD, Carol E. Cheng, MD et. al.

Feb 27th, 2018 - To the Editor: A 40-year-old woman with a history of stage IIIC ovarian cancer presented with progressing abdominal erythema and pain of 1 month’s duration. She had been diagnosed 4 years prior with grade 3, poorly differentiated papillary serous.

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