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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 6301
Country/Territory Greece
2013-10-12 08:55
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ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Topic Highlights
Article Title Endoscopic treatment of esophageal varices in patients with liver cirrhosis
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Christos Triantos and Maria Kalafateli
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Corresponding author Christos Triantos, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital of Patras, Stamatopoulou 4, Rio, 26504 Patras, Greece. chtriantos@hotmail.com
Key Words Esophageal varices; Primary prophylaxis; Variceal bleeding; Secondary prophylaxis; Cirrhosis; Endoscopic treatment
Core Tip Endoscopic therapy is the major treatment option in the management of patients with esophageal varices and liver cirrhosis. The current treatment guidelines recommend the use of endoscopic therapy in both primary and secondary prophylaxis, as well as in the setting of the acute bleeding episode, along with pharmaceutical agents. This review summarizes data from randomized clinical trials and prospective clinical studies along with meta-analytical data, when applicable, to present the most updated recommendations for the endoscopic management of esophageal varices.
Publish Date 2014-10-01 20:25
Citation Triantos C, Kalafateli M. Endoscopic treatment of esophageal varices in patients with liver cirrhosis. World J Gastroenterol 2014; 20(36): 13015-13026
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v20/i36/13015.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v20.i36.13015
Full Article (PDF) WJG-20-13015.pdf
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