TITLE

TRANSJUGULAR INTRAHEPATIC PORTOSYSTEMIC SHUNT IN THE TREATMENT OF INTERMITTENTLY BLEEDING STOMAL VARICES

AUTHOR(S)
Bernstein, David; Yrizarry, Jose; Reddy, K. Rajender; Russell, Edward; Jeffers, Lennox; Schiff, Eugene R.
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1996, Vol. 91 Issue 10, p2237
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the case of a 68-year-old man with alcoholic cirrhosis which was referred to the University of Miami Medical Center for treatment of bleeding stomal varices. Medical history of the patient; Information on stomal varices; Use of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunting in treating gastroesophageal varices.
ACCESSION #
16106454

 

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