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ALLMedicine™ Intestinal Obstruction Center

Research & Reviews  877 results

Outcomes of management of intestinal obstruction at an urban tertiary hospital in sub S...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12893-021-01405-x 10.1016/s0039-6109(16)44234-9 10.1046/j.1365-2168.2000.01530.x 10.1016/S0002-9610(00)00407-4 10.1016/j.mcna.2008.01.003 10.1016/j.rcl.2015.06.008 10.1016/j.wneu.2014.12.028 10.1136/gut.6.2.151 10.1007/s003300100882 10.1186/1865-1380-6-44 10.3748/wjg.v9.i3.603 10.1097/00000658-200207000-00002
BMC Surgery; Nakanwagi AM, Kijjambu SC et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Intestinal obstruction (IO) is a common cause of acute abdomen globally, it remains challenging as it increases surgical financial expenditure while also causing major morbidity. Clinically it presents with nausea, vomiting, colicky abdominal pain...

Efficacy and Safety of Lanreotide Autogel in the Treatment of Clinical Symptoms Associa...
Clinical Therapeutics; Duck L, Demolin G et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Inoperable malignant intestinal obstruction (IMIO) is a severe complication in patients with cancer, usually gastrointestinal or gynecologic in origin. For patients with IMIO, there is a need to relieve symptoms and limit nasogastric tube (NGT) us...

Laparoscopic Treatment of Type I of Pyloric Atresia: Case Report.
Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Technique... Kozlov Y, Poloyan S et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Objective: Pyloric atresia is one of the rarest surgical diseases in newborns. Laparotomy is the most common approach to correct this abnormality. In the modern scientific literature, there is only one report on the endosurgical treatment of pylor...

Application of Straight-needle, Three-tailed, Knot-free, Peritoneal Sutures in Laparosc...
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Ma N, Zong Z et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - Laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal hernia repair (TAPP) is one of the most widely used methods in inguinal hernia surgery. After the mesh is placed, the peritoneum must be resutured to avoid contact with the tissues and organs in the abdomi...

First molecular description of Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus in wild boars from Ital...
Parasitology Research; Dessì G, Cabras P et. al.

Nov 26th, 2021 - Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus is a zoonotic parasite affecting suids worldwide which are the definitive hosts for this helminth species. Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus is of significant economic and management concern due to its pathogenicity...

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Guidelines  1 results

Removal of foreign bodies in the upper gastrointestinal tract in adults: European Socie...
Endoscopy Birk M, Bauerfeind P et. al.

Feb 11th, 2016 - This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). It addresses the removal of foreign bodies in the upper gastrointestinal tract in adults. Recommendations Nonendoscopic measures 1 ESGE recommend...

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Drugs  30 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  25 results

Capsule Endoscopy in Newly Diagnosed Patients of Celiac Disease

Aug 23rd, 2021 - This cross sectional observational study will take place in Medical Unit-II Ruth KM Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi, Pakistan. All newly diagnosed patients of celiac disease between the ages of 8 & 60 years and patients who are currently not on gluten...

Cystic Fibrosis and Gut Dysmotility: The Effect of Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) on Intestinal Transit

Aug 4th, 2021 - Background: Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is an autosomal recessive disorder involving mutation of the cystic transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) protein. The consequences of this genetic mutation leads to dysregulated epithelial fluid transportatio...

Limiting Emergence Phenomena After General Anesthesia With Combined LMA and ETT Airway Management Technique

Jun 18th, 2021 - Emergence from general anesthesia is a critical period of anesthetic management (1. Popat, 2012). The noxious stimuli of an endotracheal tube as well as the excitement stage of anesthesia, commonly seen prior to return of consciousness while emerg...

Microaspiration in ERCP

Apr 8th, 2021 - Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is considered the gold standard in diagnosing and treating biliary and pancreatic diseases. In fact, with the wide use of ERCP, many critical patients in whom conventional surgery was a high-ri...

Safety and Effectiveness of Early Feeding After Bowel Anastomosis in Neonates or Infants

Jul 9th, 2020 - Intestinal anastomosis is a common operation for the treatment of digestive tract diseases of newborns and infants. It is not be defined that when should begin oral feeding after intestinal anastomosis. Poor anastomotic healing or anastomotic leak...

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News  58 results

Angiogenesis-Targeting Agents Poised to Become a Mainstay of Gynecologic Cancer Treatment

Oct 6th, 2021 - Robert A. Burger, MD Antiangiogenic agents hold promise in gynecologic cancers, as evidenced by their single-agent activity in malignancies including ovarian cancer, recurrent endometrial cancer, and cervical cancer. While the compounds are stil...

Gynecologic Oncologists Continue to Pursue Novel Agents, Immunotherapy in Ovarian Cancer

Oct 6th, 2021 - The ovarian cancer armamentarium continues to evolve with novel agents, such as antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) and immunotherapy, even with clinical trial findings showing mixed, yet intriguing, results with these classes of agents. In a prese...

Primary Tumor Resection Plus Chemo is Not Recommended for Select Patients with Advanced CRC

May 5th, 2021 - Primary tumor resection (PTR) followed by chemotherapy failed to demonstrate a survival benefit compared with chemotherapy alone in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer (CRC) who have asymptomatic primary tumors and synchronous unresectable me...

Combination Strategies Reshape Treatment Paradigm for Advanced Endometrial Cancer

Apr 19th, 2021 - As investigators expand their understanding of the biology of endometrial cancer, doors to new treatment approaches are opening, including the use of a variety of combinations that employ targeted therapies and immunotherapies. Leveraging the eff...

Constipation: A potentially serious adverse effect of clozapine that’s often overlooked
Shahnaz Kasmani, MD

Dec 23rd, 2020 - Clozapine is the most effective second-generation antipsychotic for the treatment of refractory schizophrenia. It can reduce delusions and hallucinations in patients who are unresponsive to other antipsychotic medications.

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Patient Education  6 results see all →