Perforation of colon

Known as: COLON PERFORATION, perforated colon, Colonic perforation 
A rupture in the colonic wall due to traumatic or pathologic processes.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Preclinical studies have demonstrated the over-the-scope clip (OTSC) to be feasible and safe for closure of gastric… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Previous studies that reported the incidence of perforation from a colonoscopy are limited by small sample sizes… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIM Perforation of the colon is a relatively rare complication of flexible endoscopy of the lower… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) possess anti-inflammatory properties and participate in tissue repair. We used MSC to heal therapy… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
In recent years, thermal tumor ablation techniques such as percutaneous radiofrequency (RF) ablation and cryoablation have… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Colonoscopy is an established tool for the diagnosis and management of colonic and rectal pathology. Even though colonic… (More)
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2000
2000
PURPOSE Stercoral perforation of the colon is reported to be a rare disease with poor prognosis. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To document our evolving surgical management of colonoscopic perforation and examine factors crucial to the improvement… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Since its introduction into clinical medicine, flexible fiberoptic colonoscopy has had a great impact on diagnosis and management… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
No new chemotherapy agents have been developed recently that present hope for improving survival in patients with colon or rectal… (More)
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