Variceal rebleeding and recurrence after endoscopic injection sclerotherapy: a prospective evaluation in 204 patients.

@article{Krige2000VaricealRA,
  title={Variceal rebleeding and recurrence after endoscopic injection sclerotherapy: a prospective evaluation in 204 patients.},
  author={Jake E. J. Krige and Philippus P C Bornman and Paul A. Goldberg and John Terblanche},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  year={2000},
  volume={135 11},
  pages={1315-22}
}
HYPOTHESIS Eradication of esophageal varices by repeated injection sclerotherapy and maintenance of eradication using continued surveillance endoscopy may reduce recurrent variceal bleeding and death from esophageal varices. DESIGN A prospective study of consecutive adult patients with endoscopically proved esophageal variceal bleeding. SETTING A… CONTINUE READING