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Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 15
Published: 21 April 1989
10.1159/000415001
EISBN: 978-3-318-03638-1
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 27
Published: 13 November 2009
10.1159/000258367
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9309-0
..., resuscitation and triage, history and physical examination, laboratory evaluation and upper endoscopy, if necessary followed by colonoscopy. Total colonoscopy is a procedure of choice for evaluation of patients with LGIB but in some cases can be complemented with angiography and/or nuclear medicine scintigraphy...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 27
Published: 13 November 2009
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9309-0
... Gastroenterol 1997;92:419-424 3. Wong Kee Song LM, Baron T: Endoscopic management of acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Am J Gastroenterol 2008;103:1881-1887 4. Jensen DM, Machicado GA: Colonoscopy for diagnosis and treatment of severe lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Routine outcomes and cost...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 27
Published: 13 November 2009
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9309-0
...: A prospective study of colonoscopy practice in the UK today: are we adequately prepared for national colorectal cancer screening tomorrow?. Gut 2004;53:277-283 27. Wexner SD, Garbus JE, Singh JJ: A prospective analysis of 13,580 colonoscopies. Reevaluation of credentialing guidelines. Surg Endosc 2001;15...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 27
Published: 13 November 2009
10.1159/000258344
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9309-0
... colonscopic polypectomy has been reported in large prospective series. A British study of 9,223 colonoscopies reported an incidence of 1.7% [ 26 ], and an American series of 13,580 reported 0.07% [ 27 ]. A number of factors will influence the risk of haemorrhage, including endoscopic technique and the size...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 27
Published: 13 November 2009
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9309-0
...:470-476 11. Hurlstone DP, Cross SS, Drew K, et al: An evaluation of colorectal endoscopic mucosal resection using high-magnification chromoscopic colonoscopy: a prospective study of 1000 colonoscopies. Endoscopy 2004;36:491-498 12. Pohl J, May A, Rabenstein T, et al: Computed virtual...
Book Chapter
Series: Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Volume: 14
Published: 21 July 2009
10.1159/000226310
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9135-5
... Abstract The clinical diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease in a child requires a high degree of suspicion. Once suspected, the primary tests that establish the diagnosis include upper endoscopy, colonoscopy, endoscopic biopsies, and radiographic imaging of the small intestine. The latter can...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 27
Published: 13 November 2009
10.1159/000258368
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9309-0
... and removal of adenomatous polyps. Standard polyp removal methods include the use of biopsy forceps and various types of electrocautery snares. Advanced endoscopic and imaging techniques such as cap-assisted colonoscopy, chromoendoscopy, and virtual chromoendoscopy may be helpful in the detection...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 33
Published: 25 March 2014
10.1159/000356985
EISBN: 978-3-318-02579-8
... in the left colon. If obstruction needs to be ruled out, computerized abdominal tomography may, nowadays, be the best option with barium enema and colonoscopy as alternatives. If colonoscopy is contemplated, the endoscopist needs to be mindful of the risk of a cecal perforation due to the closed loop...
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Published: 17 July 1990
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-04758-5
EISBN: 978-3-318-04758-5
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 44
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/000382062
EISBN: 978-3-318-02773-0
... associated with hypergastrinemia, but is also useful in detecting and diagnosing duodenal NENs (both functional and nonfunctional) and ampullary NENs. As rectal NENs are on the increase, standard colonoscopy (often combined with endorectal EUS) is also useful in detecting and treating small rectal NENs. EUS...
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Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 10
Published: 22 September 1986
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03633-6
EISBN: 978-3-318-03633-6
Book Chapter
Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 178
Published: 30 May 2012
10.1159/000337886
EISBN: 978-3-318-02163-9
... to be an attractive alternative. Enteric peritonitis may be due to a bowel source; there are limited data on approaches to prevention. Procedures such as colonoscopy are clearly a risk for peritonitis and prophylaxis is recommended. Bowel approaches such as the prescription of a probiotic should be tested...
Book Chapter
Published: 22 March 2011
10.1159/000322440
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9673-2
..., severe ileocolitis appearances on colonoscopy examination and Crohn’s Disease Activity Index of more than 450. The basic treatment for CD includes nutritional, pharmacological, surgical and CD complication treatment. In severe CD, we usually give low-residue diet. In mild CD, we give balanced nutrition...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 27
Published: 13 November 2009
10.1159/000258365
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9309-0
.... The clinical impact of treatment of vascular malformations, polypectomy and strictures caused by chronic inflammation therapy seems evident. The overall complication rate of therapeutic balloon-assisted enteroscopy seems acceptable, but is higher compared to therapeutic colonoscopy which needs further...
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Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 15
Published: 21 April 1989
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03638-1
EISBN: 978-3-318-03638-1
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Series: Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research
Volume: 18
Published: 19 April 1991
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03641-1
EISBN: 978-3-318-03641-1
Book Chapter
Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 178
Published: 30 May 2012
EISBN: 978-3-318-02163-9
..., Cheng SW, Lui SL, Tang S, Ng M, Chan TM, Lai KN, Lo WK: Risks and outcomes of peritonitis after flexible colonoscopy in CAPD patients. Perit Dial Int 2007;27:560-564 16. Chuang YW, Shu KH, Yu TM, Cheng CH, Chen CH: Hypokalaemia: an independent risk factor of Eneterobacteriaceae peritonitis in CAPD...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 52
Published: 05 February 2019
10.1159/000493246
EISBN: 978-3-318-06383-7
... of hyponatremia following intravenous administration of immunoglobulin [ 1 ]. Bowel Cleansing Agents Hyponatremia after colonoscopy preparation may take place as a consequence of hypovolemia (mainly from diarrhea), increased water intake together with the bowel preparation agent, renal disease or SIADH...