How efficient is endoscopic injection sclerotherapy in peptic ulcer hemorrhage.

@article{Skok1997HowEI,
  title={How efficient is endoscopic injection sclerotherapy in peptic ulcer hemorrhage.},
  author={Pavel Skok},
  journal={Hepato-gastroenterology},
  year={1997},
  volume={44 15},
  pages={861-5}
}
  • Pavel Skok
  • Published 1997 in Hepato-gastroenterology
BACKGROUND/AIMS Peptic ulcer hemorrhage is a common, worldwide problem and a major cause of morbidity and mortality. The aim of this study was to establish the percentage of patients with bleeding peptic ulcers who were treated surgically because endoscopy failed to stop the hemorrhage. METHODOLOGY This retrospective analysis includes patients from our institution who underwent urgent endoscopic examination of the upper digestive tract and hemostatic interventions with injection therapy (sol… CONTINUE READING