[Application of sandostatin in malignant bowel obstruction].

  title={[Application of sandostatin in malignant bowel obstruction].},
  author={Jian Li and Mao-lin Jing and Lin Shen},
  journal={Zhonghua wei chang wai ke za zhi = Chinese journal of gastrointestinal surgery},
  volume={10 5},
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of sandostatin in the treatment of malignant bowel obstruction(MBO). METHODS The data of 51 patients with MBO from Aug. 1996 to June. 2004 were analyzed retrospectively. All the patients were divided into two groups: routine treatment group (n=19) and sandostatin combined with routine treatment group (n=32). Symptoms, gastrointestinal secretions, nasogastric tube(NGT) removing and effects of sandostatin on different obstructive location were observed… CONTINUE READING

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