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Esophageal Perforation

Known as: ESOPHAGUS PERFORATION, PERFORATION ESOPHAGUS, OESOPHAGEAL PERFORATION 
The presence of a hole or other type of opening in the esophageal wall through which the contents of the esophagus can pass into the mediastinum. The… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) is an established endoscopic resection method in Asian countries, which is increasingly… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic, relapsing disease of the gastrointestinal tract that is thought to be… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PURPOSE This randomized, multicenter, blinded, placebo-controlled phase III trial tested the efficacy and safety of bevacizumab… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE We evaluated the efficacy and safety of bevacizumab in patients with platinum-resistant epithelial ovarian carcinoma (EOC… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Intraoperative tumour perforation, positive tumour margins, wound complications and local recurrence are frequent difficulties… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Esophageal perforation remains a devastating event that is difficult to diagnose and manage. The majority of injuries are… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are widely used to treat arthritis, menstrual pain, and headache. Although they are… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Perforation of the esophagus remains a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Currently, the most common cause of perforation is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
In 41 consecutive patients with an acute transmural myocardial infarction (AMI) admitted within 3 hours after the onset of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Eight patients with intrathoracic esophageal disruptions were managed nonoperatively and without pleural drainage. Criteria for… Expand
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