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Gastric Lavage

Known as: stomach pumping, pumping stomach, stomach pump 
Medical procedure involving the emptying of contents in the stomach through the use of a tube inserted through the nose or mouth. It is performed to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Rapid and accurate diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children remains challenging because of difficulties in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Objectives: To compare the diagnostic yield of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from induced sputum (IS) and gastric lavage (GL) among… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND For microbiological confirmation of diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in young children, sequential gastric lavages… Expand
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2005
2005
  • R. Wilson
  • Journal für Ornithologie
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 36684738
Jackass Penguins breed throughout the year but show seasonal preferences. I examined the hypothesis that most birds breed at a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE The aim of our study was to find out if bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) would be better than gastric lavage for the… Expand
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1993
1993
STUDY OBJECTIVES To compare the efficacy of gastric lavage and ipecac-induced emesis by using a radionuclide marker in a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We compared the sensitivity of gastric lavage (GL) with bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) for isolating Mycobacterium tuberculosis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A prospective study was done to compare the efficacy of gastric emptying achieved by gastric lavage (GL) with that of ipecac… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Ipecac-induced emesis and gastric lavage are the two procedures most widely used to evacuate the stomachs of patients who have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
ACCORDING TO Arena, 1 and Krimmel and Sunshine, 2 more than 500,000 cases of poisoning occur each year in this country, with… Expand
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