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Incidence, clinical management and outcomes of esophageal perforations after endoscopic dilatation.
BACKGROUND Esophageal dilatation is performed for the treatment of anatomic and sometimes functional narrowing of the esophageal lumen caused by a variety of benign and malignant conditions.Expand
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Incidence of bleeding lesions within reach of conventional upper and lower endoscopes in patients undergoing double‐balloon enteroscopy for obscure gastrointestinal bleeding
Background  Double‐balloon enteroscopy (DBE) is a useful method for evaluation of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding (OGIB).
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Review article: newer optical and digital chromoendoscopy techniques vs. dye‐based chromoendoscopy for diagnosis and surveillance in inflammatory bowel disease
Recent innovations in gastrointestinal endoscopy have changed our traditional approach to diagnosis and therapy in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). While traditionally used dye‐basedExpand
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A retrospective analysis of emergency double-balloon enteroscopy for small-bowel bleeding.
Although the role of emergency esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) and colonoscopy for upper and lower gastrointestinal bleeding (GIB) is well defined, there are no data on the concept of emergencyExpand
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Small bowel polyps and tumours: endoscopic detection and treatment by double‐balloon enteroscopy
Background  Double‐balloon enteroscopy has allowed us not only to inspect deeply the small bowel but also to carry out interventions for diseases of the small bowel.
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Stanozolol and the Treatment of Severe Chronic Venous Insufficiency
A report on an analysis of an open (pilot) study is given for evaluating the effectiveness of stanozolol in the treatment of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI). Twelve patients with CVI grade II–IIIExpand
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Endoluminal transgastric endoscopic anastomosis of the gallbladder using an anchoring self-expanding metal stent.
An 86-year-old woman with a history of diabetes mellitus type 2, hypertension, and coronary artery disease was admitted for acute cholecystitis. On presentation she had abdominal pain and fever.Expand
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Lymphatic disturbances in lipoedema
Ziel: Die lymphatische Insuffizienz konnte bei dem fast ausschlieslich bei Frauen auftretenden Lipodem patho-physiologisch eine bedeutende Rolle spielen. Uber die Pathophysiologie dieser abnormExpand
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Serum gastrin and pepsinogens do not correlate with the different grades of severity of gastro‐oesophageal reflux disease: a matched case–control study
Background  Gastrin and pepsinogens reflect the functional state of the gastric mucosa.
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Successful over-the-scope clip (OTSC) treatment for severe bleeding due to anastomotic dehiscence.
Postanastomotic complications of the gastrointestinal tract, including leakage and bleeding, are rare but critical conditions requiring prompt treatment. Most anastomotic problems are managedExpand
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