Obstruction of colon

Known as: occlusion colon, COLON OBSTRUCTION, Colonic obstruction 
Blockage of the normal flow of the intestinal contents in the colon.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
OBJECTIVE AND BACKGROUND Self-expanding metallic stent (SEMS) insertion has been suggested as a promising alternative to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Colonic stenting as a bridge to elective surgery is an alternative for emergency surgery in patients with acute… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
BACKGROUND Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancer in the western world. Acute colonic obstruction is one of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Experience with minimal access, transoral/transmural endoscopic drainage/debridement of walled-off pancreatic necrosis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND In adenocarcinoma of the colon and rectum, obstruction and perforation may occur either alone or together at the site… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Metallic stents are currently an established component of the endoluminal treatment of stenoses within the blood vessels, bile… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of treatment with self-expandable metallic stents for acute colonic obstruction before elective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Acute left-sided colonic obstruction is a surgical emergency whose management is controversial. Because experience… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE Evaluation of clinical aspects and cost-effectiveness of use of self-expanding metallic stents in the treatment of acute… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
There is an important need for clinically relevant animal models for human cancers. Toward this goal, histologically intact human… (More)
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