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Research & Reviews  163 results

Biliary stones or ulcers at the choledochojejunal anastomotic site involving the jejuna...
Journal of Hepato-biliary-pancreatic Sciences; Kida A, Shirota Y et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Temporary fully-covered self-expandable metal stent (FCSEMS) placement is performed for benign choledochojejunal anastomotic stenosis (bCJS). However, recurrence may develop after stricture resolution. We investigated endoscopic biliary stenting u...

Diversified Effects of Bile Contamination, Postoperative Infections, and Antimicrobial ...
Anticancer Research; Gianotti L, Honselmann KC et. al.

May 1st, 2022 - Whether the presence of bacteria in the bile or postoperative infections sustained by microorganisms with different levels of drug-resistance are associated with changes in the oncologic prognosis of patients undergoing surgery for pancreatic canc...

Impact of biliary stenting in endoscopic ultrasound-guided tissue acquisition among pat...
Journal of Clinical Ultrasound : JCU; Constantinescu A, Plotogea OM et. al.

Mar 8th, 2022 - Pancreatic malignancies represent highly fatal diseases with poor prognosis and constantly increasing incidence despite modern diagnostic and therapeutic options. Both endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Comparative Study of Three Common Bile Duct Closure Techniques

May 11th, 2021 - At present, the commonest available options for CBD closure include repair over T-tube drain, primary closure, and repair after antegrade biliary stenting. All three methods present specific technical performance features, require different postope...

Percutaneous Bilateral Versus Unilateral Metal Stent for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma

Aug 1st, 2019 - Patients with advanced hilar obstruction (Bismuth III and IV), PTBS had a higher success rate of cholestasis palliation and a low rate of post cholangitis when compared with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography(ERCP). The advantage of pe...

Efficacy and Safety of Photodynamic Therapy for Unresectable Cholangiocarcinoma

Dec 19th, 2018 - Cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) is difficult to diagnose due to its anatomic location, clinical course, and lack of definitive diagnostic criteria. It is often clinically silent with symptoms developing only in advanced disease. Surgical resection is the...

Palliative Biliary Stenting on the Quality of Life of Patients With Unresectable Carcinoma Gallbladder With Hiliar Block.

Jul 11th, 2013 - For most patients with gallbladder cancer, cure is not possible and treatment should be therefore aimed at palliation of symptoms and maintaining quality of life (QOL) in the few months between diagnosis and death. Most of these patients suffer fr...

Biliary Stenting With or Without Photodynamic Therapy in Treating Patients With Locally Advanced, Recurrent, or Metastatic Cholangiocarcinoma or Other Biliary Tract Tumors That Cannot Be Removed by...

Feb 20th, 2013 - OBJECTIVES: Primary To assess the efficacy, in terms of overall survival, of biliary stenting with vs without photodynamic therapy using porfimer sodium in advanced, recurrent, or metastatic biliary tract carcinoma. Secondary To evaluate the two t...

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News  4 results

Indwelling endoscopic biliary stents reduced risk of recurrent strictures in chronic pancreatitis
Michele G. Sullivan

Sep 18th, 2019 - Most patients with chronic pancreatitis (77. 4%) who received an indwelling stent were still stricture free at 5 years, Sundeep Lakhtakia, MD, and colleagues reported in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

Percutaneous drainage upped morbidity risk in hepatobiliary cancer patients
Andrew D. Bowser

Aug 7th, 2018 - ORLANDO – In patients with resectable hepatobiliary malignancies, percutaneous biliary drainage was associated with an increased risk of death or serious morbidity versus endoscopic drainage, results of a recent retrospective study show. decade3d/.

Covered Metal Stents Straight-Arm Benign Biliary Stricture

Aug 10th, 2009 - Introduction and Case Presentation Introduction Benign biliary strictures secondary to chronic pancreatitis can prove refractory to long-term biliary stenting, frequent endoscopic re-interventions, and corrective surgery. This case discusses a pro...

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for Surgical-Site Infections

Methods Trial Design Patients were randomly assigned to surgical incision closure using either NPWT (placement of a PREVENA Peel & Place Dressing [Acelity]) or standard closure technique (details on application and management provided in supplemen...

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