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ALLMedicine™ Esophageal Stricture Center

Research & Reviews  240 results

Nasogastric administration of osimertinib suspension for an epidermal growth factor rec...
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Tani N, Takatsuka S et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - An esophageal stricture is an abnormal esophageal narrowing, usually caused by esophageal diseases and rarely by lung cancer. They cause malnutrition, performance status (PS) deterioration, and difficulty in the oral administration of antitumor dr...

Is elimination of hepatitis C virus realistic by 2030: Eastern Europe.
Liver International : Official Journal of the Internation... Asdahl PH, Oeffinger KC et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2021 - There is limited information addressing the occurrence of esophageal strictures among the growing population of survivors of childhood cancer. Using the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study, we analyzed data from 17,121 5-year survivors and 3400 siblin...

Technical feasibility, clinical effectiveness, and safety of esophageal stricture dilat...
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Schoepfer AM, Henchoz S et. al.

May 19th, 2021 - BougieCap (Ovesco Endoscopy AG, Tübingen, Germany) is a new device that allows optical and tactile feedback during stricture dilation of the upper gastrointestinal tract. We evaluated the technical feasibility, clinical efficacy, and safety of a o...

Endoscopic ultrasound-guided recanalization of a complete esophageal stricture.
Endoscopy Mulki R, Abdelfatah MM

Apr 17th, 2021 - Endoscopic ultrasound-guided recanalization of a complete esophageal stricture.|2021|Mulki R,Abdelfatah MM,|

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Guidelines  1 results

Role of esophageal stents in benign and malignant diseases.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Sharma P, Kozarek R et. al.

Dec 24th, 2009 - These recommendations provide an evidence-based approach to the role of esophageal stents in the management of benign and malignant diseases. These guidelines have been developed under the auspices of the American College of Gastroenterology and i...

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Modified Barium Swallow in Measuring Swallowing Function After Surgery in Patients With Oropharyngeal Cancer

Aug 10th, 2017 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To compare aspiration in oropharyngeal carcinoma patients that underwent transoral robotic surgery (TORS) vs. chemoradiotherapy (CRT) via an objective instrument, the modified barium swallow (MBS). SECONDARY OBJECTIVES: I. T...

Efficacy and Safety of Sodium Alginate Oral Suspension to Treat Non-erosive Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease

Feb 10th, 2012 - This multi-center, double blind, randomized trial aims to compared the efficacy and safety profiles of sodium alginate oral suspension (50 mg/ml) 20 ml three times daily with that of omeprazole (20 mg/capsule) 1 capsule once daily for the treatmen...

Evaluation of Topical Mitomycin C as Adjuvant Drug to Esophageal Dilation in Children

Apr 9th, 2008 - Topical mitomycin C has been used as an adjunct drug to endoscopic treatment of aero-digestive strictures. There has been some case reports and case series of this application in esophageal strictures in children, with good results. Nevertheless, ...

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News  12 results

Esophageal stricture signals urgent treatment in kids with butterfly skin
Sara Freeman

Mar 2nd, 2020 - LONDON – A quarter of urgent contacts in 20 children with generalized severe recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (GS-RDEB) were tied to esophageal narrowing, according data from a 12-month review of electronic health records. Urgent advice.

AGA Editorial Fellowship: Three lasting lessons

Jun 21st, 2019 - AGA’s commitment to early-career investigators The Editorial Fellowship allowed me to expand a traditional third-year gastroenterology fellowship to dive deep into the intense path to get a manuscript published in Gastroenterology. Whereas 1 year.

February 2019 - ICYMI

Jan 11th, 2019 - Gastroenterology How to approach a patient with refractory or recurrent benign esophageal stricture. Siersema PD.

Study offers snapshot of esophageal strictures in EB patients

Aug 3rd, 2018 - Another predictor of esophageal stricture-free episodes was systemic corticosteroid use (a mean of 25. 28 months vs.

Pre-Ablation Cardiac MRI Finds Thrombi, Too

May 27th, 2016 - Action Points Left atrial (LA) and left atrial appendage (LAA) thrombi can be detected with cardiac MRI -- without an extra transesophageal echocardiogram (TEE) -- before pulmonary vein isolation. Note that among the various cardiac MRI techniques...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →