endoscopic ligation

endoscopic ligation

Treatment of esophageal varices–EVs by endoscopically ligating the veins with small O-shaped elastic rings. See Endoscopic sclerotherapy.
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Endoscopic ligation compared with sclerotherapy for bleeding varices in children with extra-hepatic portal venous obstruction.
Endoscopic ligation compared with sclerotherapy for bleeding oesophageal varices in children with extrahepatic portal venous obstruction.
Multiple surgical procedures have been tried in the past, including endoscopic ligation of the sphenopalatine artery (ELSPA), which is considered an effective surgical modality in the management of epistaxis.
Comparison and Characterization of Ulcerations Induced by Endoscopic Ligation of Esophageal Varices Versus Endoscopic Sclerotherapy.
MPI has acquired the business rights, intellectual properties, manufacturing technologies, development expertise and trade rights for the endoscopic ligation clip appliers and surgical clips currently distributed by Gyrx and Endox.
Nadolol plus isosorbide mononitrate is associated with a lower risk of rebleeding of esophageal varices in cirrhotic patients than is endoscopic ligation, reported Dr.
1) Bleeding that is not controlled by these methods necessitates further intervention, such as endoscopic ablation and embolization, (2,3) super-selective cauterization, (4) endoscopic clipping of the bleeding artery, (5) or endoscopic ligation.
We now perform endoscopic ligation of the sphenopalatine artery on patients with severe or intractable epistaxis.
Transnasal endoscopic ligation of the sphenopalatine artery.
We describe our experience with endoscopic ligation of the sphenopalatine artery in the treatment of severe posterior epistaxis in 2 patients' with coagulopathy.
7) They recommend a transorbital endoscopic ligation or bipolar cautery through a Lynch incision.
Endoscopic ligation of the sphenopalatine artery was performed, and the tumor was carefully debulked with suction cautery and bipolar forceps.

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