*  A Prospective Evaluation of Computerized Tomographic(CT) Scanning as a Screening Modality for Esophageal Varices - Full Text...
The sensitivity of CT in detecting gastric varices was 87%. In addition, a significant additional number of gastric varices, ... Esophageal and Gastric Varices. Vascular Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. Liver Diseases. Digestive System Diseases. ... The Accuracy of Contrast Abdominal CT for the Detection of High-Grade Esophageal and Gastric Varices in Patients With Cirrhosis ... Axial images were evaluated to determine the presence and size of esophageal and gastric varices. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/study/NCT00587197?term=varicose+veins&show_desc=Y
*  A prospective study of the ability of three endoscopic classifications to predict hemorrhage from esophageal varices.
Hemorrhage from esophageal varices in cirrhotics is a frequent event with high mortality in spite of therapy. Preventive ... Esophageal and Gastric Varices / classification, diagnosis, epidemiology*. Esophagoscopy*. Female. Follow-Up Studies. ... A series of 320 patients with esophageal varices without previous bleeding was studied prospectively; the varices were ... Hemorrhage from esophageal varices in cirrhotics is a frequent event with high mortality in spite of therapy. Preventive ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/prospective-study-ability-three-endoscopic/1511815.html
*  Surgical or endoscopic treatment of esophageal varices: Costs for treatment #232375 in Germany | BookingHealth
Surgical or endoscopic treatment of esophageal varices (costs for program #232375) ✔ University Hospital Ulm ✔ Department of ... U. Waidner, D. Henne-Bruns, A. Wolf: Gastro-gastric fistula between pouch and fundus following gastric banding and bypass. Obes ... Surgical or endoscopic treatment of esophageal varices (program ID: 232375) Head Physician ... University Hospital Ulm › Surgical or endoscopic treatment of esophageal varices: Costs for treatment #232375 in Germany - ...
  https://bookinghealth.com/university-hospital-ulm/treatment-programs/232375-surgical-or-endoscopic-treatment-of-esophageal-varices.html
*  Early Feeding Following Ligation of Acute Bleeding Varices - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
EVL is performed after confirmation of acute esophageal variceal bleeding. Histoacryl injection is performed if acute gastric ... Gastric variceal bleeding is defined as active spurting from a gastric varix or presence of red spots on a gastric varix. ... Acute esophageal variceal bleeding was defined as: 1) when blood was directly seen by endoscopy to issue from an esophageal ... varices bleeding. to evaluate impact of early feeding on early rebleeding after ligation of varices. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01287702
*  Enhancing Detection of Small Esophageal Varices by PillCam ESO - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Esophageal and Gastric Varices. Vascular Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. Esophageal Diseases. Gastrointestinal Diseases. ... The varices will be graded using the Given Imaging software that grades varices as no varices (C0), small varices or , 25% of ... lower esophagus and proximal gastric folds. Grading of esophageal varices will be performed by all investigators using the ... Esophageal capsule endoscopy for screening and surveillance of esophageal varices in patients with portal hypertension. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00911131
*  Primary Prevention of Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Concomitant Esophageal Varices - Full Text View -...
Esophageal and Gastric Varices. Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage. Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial. Neoplasms by Histologic Type ... Bleeding Esophageal Varices Hepatocellular Carcinoma Drug: Propranolol Procedure: Esophageal variceal ligation Phase 4 ... Primary Prevention of Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Concomitant Esophageal Varices (P-HCC). The recruitment status ... Studies in Italy, more than 50% of patients diagnosed with HCC are concomitant with esophageal varices. HCC and portal ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01970748?recr=Open&cond=%22Varicose+Veins%22&rank=10
*  RCT of Stent Versus Standard Therapy in Oesophageal Variceal Haemorrhage - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Esophageal and Gastric Varices. Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage. Pathologic Processes. Esophageal Diseases. Gastrointestinal ... Acute Bleeding Esophageal Varices Device: Self-expanding mesh-metal oesophageal stent (SEMS) Other: Standard Therapy ... Zehetner J, Shamiyeh A, Wayand W, Hubmann R. Results of a new method to stop acute bleeding from esophageal varices: ... Sarin SK, Kumar A. Gastric varices: profile, classification, and management. Am J Gastroenterol. 1989 Oct;84(10):1244-9. Review ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01851564?term=%22High+Blood+Pressure%22&lup_s=05%2F01%2F2013&lup_d=14&show_rss=Y&sel_rss=mod14
*  Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions by Joseph Leung MD, Simon Lo MD - Broken Fader Books
TIPS versus transcatheter sclerotherapy for gastric varices. Am J Roentgenol. 2004;183(2):369-376. 3 QUESTION WHAT ARE THE ... In clinical practice, if the risk of esophageal perforation and bleeding is high, as in those cases with dental prostheses ... Prevention and management of gastroesophageal varices and variceal hemorrhage in cirrhosis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2007;102:2086- ... Prevention and management of gastroesophageal varices and variceal hemorrhage in cirrhosis. Am J Gastroenterol. ...
  http://brokenfadercartel.com/index.php/download/curbside-consultation-in-endoscopy-49-clinical-questions
*  Prevention of Esophageal Varices by Beta-Adrenergic Blockers - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Prevention of Esophageal Varices by Beta-Adrenergic Blockers. Official Title ICMJE Randomized, Double-Blind Study of Timolol (A ... Esophageal and Gastric Varices. *Liver Cirrhosis. *Portal Hypertension. Intervention ICMJE *Drug: Timolol Maleate ... Prevention of Esophageal Varices by Beta-Adrenergic Blockers. This study has been completed. ... A more desirable effect would be if these pills could prevent not only bleeding from varices but the appearance of varices (and ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT00004641
*  Alternative treatments for bleeding esophageal varices - Things You Didn't Know
What are the differences between esophageal varices and hemorrhoids? Location. Both areas represent collateral circulation ... What's the difference between gastric varices and esophageal varices? Dr. Robert WorthingtonKirsch Dr. WorthingtonKirsch ... Esophageal varices: Esophageal varices themselves do not cause weight gain. Often times, it is a sign of liver dysfunction ( ... Bleeding varices BAD: There is a mortality rate of 30-50% with the first episode of upper GI bleeding from esophageal varices. ...
  https://www.healthtap.com/topics/alternative-treatments-for-bleeding-esophageal-varices
*  Probiotics for Portal Hypertension - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Esophageal and Gastric Varices. Pathologic Processes. Liver Diseases. Digestive System Diseases. Esophageal Diseases. ... Patients with cirrhosis who have large esophageal varices with No history of upper GI bleeding in the past. ... COMPARATIVE STUDY OF NORFLOXACIN AND PROBIOTICS ON PORTAL PRESSURE IN PATIENTS WITH CIRRHOSIS AND LARGE VARICES WHO HAVE NEVER ... To study in patients with cirrhosis and large varices whether probiotics and/or norfloxacin given for 2 months : ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01134692?recr=Open&cond=%22Varicose+Veins%22&rank=13
*  Banding Versus Propranolol for Primary Prophylaxis of Variceal Bleeding - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Esophageal and Gastric Varices. Liver Diseases. Digestive System Diseases. Esophageal Diseases. Gastrointestinal Diseases. ... Liver Cirrhosis Esophageal Varices Procedure: endoscopic variceal banding Drug: propranolol Phase 3 ... Patients with Child B and C cirrhosis with high risk varices and no previous variceal bleeding are randomized to propranolol or ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00337740
*  Validation of Esophageal Variceal Grading: A Comparative Study of Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) Endoscopy and Capsule Endoscopy -...
Esophageal and Gastric Varices Device: Esophageal Capsule Endoscopy Device: Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Not Applicable ... Esophageal and Gastric Varices. Esophageal Diseases. Gastrointestinal Diseases. Digestive System Diseases. Hypertension, Portal ... Up to 35% of patients with cirrhosis will develop esophageal varices, which carry with them a 1-year and 3-year bleeding rate ... The purpose of this study is to develop a grading system for esophageal varices using capsule endoscopy in patients with portal ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00475592?recr=Open&cond=%22Varicose+Veins%22&rank=18
*  A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Band Ligation and Cyanoacrylate Injection for Esophageal Varices - Full Text View -...
Esophageal and Gastric Varices. Digestive System Diseases. Esophageal Diseases. Gastrointestinal Diseases. Hypertension, Portal ... A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Band Ligation and Cyanoacrylate Injection for Esophageal Varices. The safety and ... Endoscopic Treatment of Esophageal Varices in Advanced Liver Disease Patients: a Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Band ... All visible varices within the distal esophagus were treated, with a maximum of 10 bands being placed in each session. There ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00799851
*  Symptom Assessment for GERD Patients Receiving H. Pylori Eradication - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Esophageal or gastric varices. *Active upper gastrointestinal bleeding within 7 days prior to enrollment ... In patients with concurrent gastro-esophageal reflux disease and Helicobacter pylori infection, whether eradication of H. ... In patients with concurrent gastro-esophageal reflux disease and Helicobacter pylori infection, whether eradication of ... Symptom Assessment for Patients With Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease Receiving Helicobacter Pylori Eradication. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01249482
*  Symptom Assessment for GERD Patients Receiving H. Pylori Eradication - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Esophageal or gastric varices. *Active upper gastrointestinal bleeding within 7 days prior to enrollment ... Esophageal Motility Disorders. Deglutition Disorders. Esophageal Diseases. Gastrointestinal Diseases. Digestive System Diseases ... In patients with concurrent gastro-esophageal reflux disease and Helicobacter pylori infection, whether eradication of H. ... In patients with concurrent gastro-esophageal reflux disease and Helicobacter pylori infection, whether eradication of ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01249482
*  Boceprevir Drug Combination for Hepatitis C Treatment in People With and Without HIV - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
History of esophageal or gastric varices.. *Any neoplastic disease or any nonmetastatic skin, cervical, or anal cancer that has ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01443923?order=238
*  A Study of Gemcitabine, Capecitabine and Bevacizumab to Treat Cancer of the Gall Bladder or Bile Ducts - Full Text View -...
Patients with esophageal or gastric varices.. *Patients with recent hemoptysis (within 1 week). ... Patients with known duodenal or gastric wall involvement should be excluded.. *Patients with suspected involvement of stomach ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01007552
*  Dr. Robert H Hawes MD Reviews | Orlando, FL | Vitals.com
Esophageal and Gastric Varices * Digestive System Endoscopy (EGD) * Digestive System Diseases * Gallstones ...
  https://www.vitals.com/doctors/Dr_Robert_Hawes.html
*  A Safety and Tolerability Study of Nitazoxanide in HIV-HCV Treatment Failures - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Has a history of esophageal or gastric varices.. Has any systemic illness that will make it unlikely that the participant will ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01185028?order=72
*  Pancreatic arteriovenous malformation combined with portal thrombosis.
A 75-year-old man was admitted for the treatment of esophageal varices. Diffuse PAVM and aneurysm in th ... Esophageal and Gastric Varices / complications, therapy. Fatal Outcome. Hemorrhage / etiology. Humans. Male. Mesenteric Artery ... A 75-year-old man was admitted for the treatment of esophageal varices. Diffuse PAVM and aneurysm in the celiac and superior ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Pancreatic-arteriovenous-malformation-combined-with/17329918.html
*  Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt - Wikipedia
See esophageal, gastric, rectal varices). A TIPS procedure decreases the effective vascular resistance of the liver through the ... life-threatening esophageal bleeding (esophageal varices) and the buildup of fluid within the abdomen (ascites). An ... Distal splenorenal shunt procedure Gastric antral vascular ectasia Interventional radiology Portal venous system Rössle M, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transjugular_intrahepatic_portosystemic_shunt
*  Surgical Weight Loss
Patients with potential upper gastrointestinal bleeding conditions such as esophageal or gastric varices or congenital or ... Who is not a candidate for Gastric Band Surgery?. Adjustable Gastric Banding is not advised in the following patients:. - ... Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding is much safer than the traditional surgical technique of gastric bypass or stomach ... How Effective is Gastric Band Surgery in Promoting Weight Loss?. The LAP-BAND System encourages weight loss by restricting the ...
  http://www.franklistamd.com/the-clinic/procedures/body/surgical-weight-loss/
*  JoVE Search Results: Jugular Vein
Non-invasive methods can predict oesophageal varices in patients with biliary atresia after a Kasai procedure. Abstract ... Blood flow parameters in the short gastric vein and splenic vein on Doppler ultrasound reflect gastric variceal bleeding. ... Measurement of spleen stiffness to evaluate portal hypertension and the presence of esophageal varices in patients with HCV- ...
  http://labindex.jove.com/group/Jugular-Vein
*  Dr. David Cain, MD - Foley, AL - General Surgery | Healthgrades.com
Esophageal Cancer. *Esophageal Diseases. *Esophageal Varices. *Fracture. *Gastrointestinal Diseases. *Gynecologic Cancer. *Head ...
  https://www.healthgrades.com/physician/dr-david-cain-y6gjw