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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Manuscript ID 94520
Country Spain
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ISSN 1948-5190 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Manuscript Type Editorial
Article Title Has Coca-Cola treatment become the first-line therapy for gastric bezoars, both in general and specifically for western countries?
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Maria Delgado Galan and Luis Ramon Rabago
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Corresponding Author Luis Ramon Rabago, MD, PhD, Chief Physician, Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital San Rafael, Street Serrano 199 , Madrid 28016, Spain. lrabagot@gmail.com
Key Words Phytobezoars; Endoscopic treatment; Oral dissolution treatment with Coca-Cola; Randomized study; Editorial
Core Tip The study by Liu et al, is a prospective randomized study about the treatment of gastric phytobezoars through daily intake of Coca-Cola vs endoscopic treatment, and represents an important step in clinical research on this topic. Given the promising outcomes of the Coca-Cola treatment observed in this study, which demonstrated a 100% success rate in dissolving phytobezoars and showed reduced costs and occurrence of gastric ulcers, it is recommended as a primary treatment option for phytobezoars. The study's exclusions, such as patients with upper gastric surgery, phytobezoars older than 14 d, and cases of gastroparesis, limit its applicability to broader populations, especially in Western countries.
Publish Date 2024-05-14 02:49
Citation <p>Delgado Galan M, Rabago LR. Has Coca-Cola treatment become the first-line therapy for gastric bezoars, both in general and specifically for western countries? <i>World J Gastrointest Endosc</i> 2024; 16(5): 237-243</p>
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5190/full/v16/i5/237.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.4253/wjge.v16.i5.237
Full Article (PDF) WJGE-16-237-with-cover.pdf
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