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Pigtail Drain

A hollow tube that has holes in the wall of the tube and a coiled tip and is inserted into a body cavity or organ to promote drainage.
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2018
2018
Highlights • The most frequent and severe complication after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy is gastric leak.• The endoscopic… Expand
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2017
2017
Pneumatosis Intestinalis Due to Extrinsic Compression From a Large Renal Cyst Ramprasad Jegadeesan;Tharani Sundararajan;Mitesh… Expand
2017
2017
Abstract Esophagopericardial fistula (EPF) is an uncommon but life-threatening complication of upper gastrointestinal tract… Expand
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2016
2016
Splenic abscess with portal venous gas caused by intrasplenic migration of an endoscopic double pigtail drain as a treatment of… Expand
2013
2013
CaseThe authors report a case of a 10-year-old boy with myelodysplasia and shunted hydrocephalus who developed acute severe… Expand
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2010
2010
An elderly man presented to the AE it was easily removed and the puncture site repaired under direct vision with a pledgeted 3/0… Expand
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2003
2003
Augmentation cystoplasty has been used extensively during the last 50 years as a surgical means of increasing the storage… Expand
1998
1998
Summary. A 71-year-old patient had been suffering from pain-free obstructive jaundice for 8 weeks. Ultrasonography and computed… Expand
1998
1998
A 71-year-old patient had been suffering from pain-free obstructive jaundice for 8 weeks. Ultrasonography and computed tomography… Expand
1997
1997
In 0.3 to 4% of patients with a Wilms tumor the tumor arises in a horseshoe kidney.' Patients with horseshoe kidneys have a 1.5… Expand
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