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ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Abscess Center

Research & Reviews  367 results

Per Oral Versus Intravenous Postoperative Antibiotics After Surgery for Complicated Appendicitis.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04803422

Jul 14th, 2022 - Complicated appendicitis increases the risk of postoperative intra-abdominal abscess. Treatment of complicated appendicitis are usually with a postoperative course of intravenous antibiotics. There is need for a study confirming the results of ret...

Abdominal Abscess Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1979032-workup

Jul 6th, 2022 - Approach Considerations Delayed diagnosis and treatment can lead to increased mortality and have a significant economic impact. Accordingly, an efficient and well-directed workup is important. Next: Laboratory Studies Appropriate hematologic studi...

Abdominal Abscess
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1979032-overview

Jul 6th, 2022 - Background Intra-abdominal abscess continues to be an important and serious problem in surgical practice. Appropriate treatment is often delayed because of the obscure nature of many conditions resulting in abscess formation, which can make diagno...

Abdominal Abscess
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1979032-print

Jul 6th, 2022 - Background Intra-abdominal abscess continues to be an important and serious problem in surgical practice. Appropriate treatment is often delayed because of the obscure nature of many conditions resulting in abscess formation, which can make diagno...

Abdominal Abscess
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1979032-overview

Jul 6th, 2022 - Background Intra-abdominal abscess continues to be an important and serious problem in surgical practice. Appropriate treatment is often delayed because of the obscure nature of many conditions resulting in abscess formation, which can make diagno...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  42 results

Per Oral Versus Intravenous Postoperative Antibiotics After Surgery for Complicated Appendicitis.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04803422

Jul 14th, 2022 - Complicated appendicitis increases the risk of postoperative intra-abdominal abscess. Treatment of complicated appendicitis are usually with a postoperative course of intravenous antibiotics. There is need for a study confirming the results of ret...

Povidone-iodine Irrigation for Prevention of Intra-abdominal Abscess in Pediatric Perforated Appendicitis: A Multi-center Stepped Wedge Cluster Randomized Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04200729

May 19th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of intra-abdominal irrigation with povidone-iodine (PVI) versus usual care on the rate of 30-day postoperative intra-abdominal abscesses (IAA) and to determine the effect of PVI irrigation versu...

Peritoneal Lavage With Super-Oxidized Solution in Patients With Secondary Peritonitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05050253

May 18th, 2022 - Secondary peritonitis is a frequent abdominal emergency that is associated with significant morbidity and complications, especially surgical site infections (SSI). If not treated promptly and efficiently, secondary peritonitis may progress from a ...

Role of Intravenous Versus Home Oral Antibiotics in Perforated Appendicitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02724410

May 17th, 2022 - Appendicitis is the most common cause of abdominal pain requiring emergent surgical intervention in children and approximately one third of patients present with perforation. Perforated appendicitis has been demonstrated to have a significant impa...

Pilot Study Evaluating the Efficacy of AlloMEM After Loop Ileostomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01113736

May 12th, 2022 - A loop ileostomy is a common procedure used to divert fecal matter from anastomotic sites after abdominal surgeries. Major complications from creation and subsequent closure of a temporary loop ileostomy include: stoma retraction, stoma prolapsed,...

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News  24 results

Encouraging evidence supports tofacitinib use in refractory pediatric IBD
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/242150/ibd-intestinal-disorders/encouraging-evidence-supports-tofacitinib-use

Jun 24th, 2021 - Key clinical point: Tofacitinib induced rapid clinical response with sustained efficacy in nearly half of the pediatric and young adults with medically refractory inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) with a safety profile similar to that in adults. Ma.

Surgical Palliation Enables Solid Food Intake in Advanced Incurable Gastric Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/surgical-palliation-enables-solid-food-intake-in-advanced-incurable-gastric-cancer

Dec 20th, 2020 - Surgical palliation in patients treated for malignant gastric outlet obstruction maintains quality of life (QOL) and improves solid food intake for at least 3 months after surgery, according to data presented at the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers S...

Interval Resection Does Not Cut Surgery or Death in Complex Diverticulitis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/86503

May 14th, 2020 - In patients with complicated diverticulitis initially treated nonsurgically, high rates of interval resection were not associated with reduced rates of emergency surgery or death, a large Swiss-Scottish cohort study found. Marco von Strauss und To...

Sometimes medication is enough for a Crohn’s abscess
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/217443/gastroenterology/sometimes-medication-enough-crohns-abscess?channel=39313
M. Alexander Otto

Feb 18th, 2020 - MAUI, HAWAII – If an intra-abdominal abscess in a recently diagnosed Crohn’s disease patient is less than 6 cm across with no downstream stenosis, involves only a short segment of bowel, and the patient has no perianal disease, then infliximab and.

Sometimes medication is enough for a Crohn’s abscess
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/217443/gastroenterology/sometimes-medication-enough-crohns-abscess
M. Alexander Otto

Feb 18th, 2020 - MAUI, HAWAII – If an intra-abdominal abscess in a recently diagnosed Crohn’s disease patient is less than 6 cm across with no downstream stenosis, involves only a short segment of bowel, and the patient has no perianal disease, then infliximab and.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →