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LIGATOR, ESOPHAGEAL

A hemorrhoidal ligator is a device used to cut off the blood flow to hemorrhoidal tissue by means of a ligature or band placed around the hemorrhoid.
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2016
2016
Introduction Bleeding gastro-eosophageal varices are the 3 rd commonest cause of UGI bleeding in Ghana and have a high mortality… Expand
2012
2012
  • D. Shi, Q. Wang
  • Clinics and research in hepatology and…
  • 2012
  • Corpus ID: 22050584
OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to compare the cost-effectiveness, efficacy and safety of using a reloading multiband ligator… Expand
2010
2010
This is a single center retrospective analysis of an 8-year database of 6690 patients treated using the BL for symptomatic… Expand
2009
2009
AIM Due to surgery s high mortality and morbidity, local therapeutic techniques are required for Barrett s high-grade dysplasia… Expand
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Oesophageal varices are common sequelae of cirrhosis, which when they bleed can be difficult to control. Oesophageal… Expand
2008
2008
AIM To assess the cost savings of reloading the multiband ligator in endoscopic esophageal variceal ligation (EVL) used on the… Expand
2005
2005
Esophageal variceal bleed in children is treated with endoscopic sclerotherapy (EST), which is associated with significant… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background Endoscopic variceal band ligation (EVL) is the preferred method of treating variceal hemorrhage in adults. The need to… Expand
1999
1999
A new multiband ligator is presented which is fully reusable. Experience in 67 patients (22 with varices and 45 with early… Expand
1983
1983
Over a 2-year period 52 patients with symptomatic haemorrhoids were treated by rubber band ligation using a Baron haemorrhoidal… Expand