Successful management of ruptured duodenal varices by means of endoscopic variceal ligation: report of a case.

@article{Shiraishi1999SuccessfulMO,
  title={Successful management of ruptured duodenal varices by means of endoscopic variceal ligation: report of a case.},
  author={Masayuki Shiraishi and Shungo Hiroyasu and Tetsuji Tamashiro Higa and Shinya Oshiro and Yoshihiro Muto},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={1999},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={
          255-7
        }
}
Less-invasive therapies such as endoscopic injection sclerotherapy and endoscopic variceal ligation are being used increasingly in the management of gastroesophageal varices caused by portal hypertension.1 Balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration recently has been developed mainly for management of gastric fundal varices.2 However, no definitive conservative therapy for duodenal varices has been established, and surgical intervention still is used in emergency situations because of… CONTINUE READING
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