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ALLMedicine™ Gastric Outlet Obstruction Center

Research & Reviews  336 results

Acute oesophageal necrosis: an important differential in the elderly population with ha...
BMJ Case Reports; Laverick S, Ogbuneke U et. al.

Jul 29th, 2021 - Acute oesophageal necrosis is a rare cause of haematemesis associated with high mortality and morbidity in elderly patients with multiple comorbidities. Acute oesophageal necrosis is thought to be caused by a combination of hypoperfusion, vascular...

Gastric dysplasia causing gastric outlet obstruction.
BMJ Case Reports; Kumar R, Ilahi I et. al.

Jul 29th, 2021 - Gastric dysplasia signifies the presence of atypical cells in the gastric mucosa, which have not invaded beyond the lamina propria, and it rarely leads to tissue growth large enough to cause gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) to the gastric contents...

Management problems in patients with pancreatic cancer from a surgeon's perspective.
Seminars in Oncology; Klose J, Ronellenfitsch U et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2021 - Pancreatic cancer is one of the most lethal gastrointestinal tumor entities. Surgery is the only chance for cure; however, only a minority of patients can be offered this option. Due to the anatomic location of the gland, tumor-related problems an...

Novel Uses of Lumen-apposing Metal Stents: A Review of the Literature.
Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology; Bhenswala P, Lakhana M et. al.

May 29th, 2021 - The field of therapeutic endoscopy has seen many recent advancements. One such emerging field is the use of lumen-apposing metal stents (LAMS). Although a few LAMS have been developed, the most commonly reviewed and the only Food and Drug Administ...

Optimal Management of Gastric Outlet Obstruction in Unresectable Malignancies.
Gut and Liver; Cheung SLH, Teoh AYB

May 28th, 2021 - The aim of this article is to review the different treatment options for malignant gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) and compare their safety and efficacy. We describe the history and evolution of gastrojejunostomy (GJ), endoscopic stenting and end...

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Guidelines  1 results

ASGE guideline on the role of endoscopy in the management of benign and malignant gastr...
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Jue TL et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - This American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy guideline provides evidence-based recommendations for the endoscopic management of gastric outlet obstruction (GOO). We applied the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evalua...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

EUS-GE vs ES for Palliation of GOO

Apr 10th, 2020 - In recent years, Enteral Stenting (ES) has commonly been used as the first line management of unresectable malignant gastric outlet obstruction. On the other hand, Endoscopic ultrasonography-guided gastroenterostomy (EUS-GE) is the most recently d...

EUS - Guided Balloon-occluded Gastrojejunostomy Bypass

Dec 13th, 2019 - In recent years, DSEMSs have provided an attractive alternative to surgery for palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction. Several studies have assessed the clinical and technical success rates of DSEMS for malignant gastroduodenal obstruc...

Partially Covered Versus Uncovered Pyloro-duodenal Stents for Unresectable Malignant Gastric Outlet Obstruction. A Double Blinded Randomised Controlled Trial.

Dec 13th, 2019 - This would be a prospective multi-centred double-blinded randomised controlled study including all patients suffering from malignant gastric outlet obstruction due unresectable primary gastro-duodenal or pancreatico-biliary malignancies. Five inte...

Outcomes of Ablation of Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer Using the NanoKnife Irreversible Electroporation (IRE) System

Oct 2nd, 2018 - The prognosis for pancreatic cancer is dismal, with a five-year survival rate of 4.9%. Current treatment options include surgical resection, chemotherapy and radiation. Only 15% percent of pancreatic cancers are considered resectable at the time o...

Ablation of Unresectable Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer With Nanoknife Irreversible Electroporation (IRE) System: Response and Tolerability

Aug 3rd, 2018 - Patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma will be screened by pancreatic protocol cross-sectional imaging to see if they have locally advanced unresectable pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Patients with unresectable disease will undergo at l...

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News  13 results

Uncovered Self-Expandable Stent Likely Preferable for Malignant Gastric Outlet Obstruction

Dec 8th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Covered and uncovered self-expandable metal stents (SEMS) for malignant gastric outlet obstruction show only minor differences, suggests a randomized trial in Japan. U.S. experts agree, noting that covered stents are no...

New NCCN Guideline Focuses on Small-Bowel Cancer

Aug 6th, 2019 - Surgery represents the mainstay of treatment for small-bowel adenocarcinoma (SBA), but the value of adjuvant therapy remains unproven, according to a new clinical guideline from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN). Segmental resection...

What is your diagnosis? - June 2019
Lei Miao, MD, XiangRong Chen, MD et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Multiple myeloma An abdominal CT scan (Figure D) showed gastric and whole intestinal wall thickening of up to 2 cm. Pathology (Figure E) demonstrated that diffuse plasmacytoid cells, eosinophilic granulocytes, and lymphocytes infiltrated into the.

Gastric outlet obstruction: A red flag, potentially manageable
Andree H. Koop, MD, William C. Palmer, MD et. al.

May 1st, 2019 - A 72-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with progressive nausea and vomiting. One week earlier, she developed early satiety and nausea with vomiting after eating solid food.

DDSEP® 8 Quick Quiz - February 2018 Question 1

Feb 1st, 2018 - Answer: B Rationale Hypergastrinemia is normally a physiologic response to hypochlorhydria. When hypergastrinemia occurs in the setting of acidic gastric pH, it is considered inappropriate.

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