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    • Efficacy of absolute alcohol injection compared with band ligation in the eradication of esophageal varices 

      Ferrari, Angelo Paulo [UNIFESP]; Paulo, Gustavo Andrade De [UNIFESP]; Macedo, Claudia Maria Ferreira De; Araújo, Isabela [UNIFESP]; Della Libera Jr, Ermelindo [UNIFESP] (Instituto Brasileiro de Estudos e Pesquisas de Gastroenterologia - IBEPEGE Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgia Digestiva - CBCD Sociedade Brasileira de Motilidade Digestiva - SBMD Federação Brasileira de Gastroenterologia - FBGSociedade Brasileira de Hepatologia - SBHSociedade Brasileira de Endoscopia Digestiva - SOBED, 2005-06-01)
      BACKGROUND: Endoscopic sclerotherapy is an absolute indication for treating esophageal varices. Re-bleeding is common during the treatment period, before all varices become eradicated. AIM: To compare two techniques of ...

    • Endoscopic follow-up of cyanoacrylate obliteration of gastric varices 

      Martins, Fernanda Prata [UNIFESP]; Macedo, Erika Pereira De [UNIFESP]; Paulo, Gustavo Andrade De [UNIFESP]; Nakao, Frank Shigueo [UNIFESP]; Ardengh, José Celso [UNIFESP]; Ferrari, Angelo Paulo [UNIFESP] (Instituto Brasileiro de Estudos e Pesquisas de Gastroenterologia - IBEPEGE Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgia Digestiva - CBCD Sociedade Brasileira de Motilidade Digestiva - SBMD Federação Brasileira de Gastroenterologia - FBGSociedade Brasileira de Hepatologia - SBHSociedade Brasileira de Endoscopia Digestiva - SOBED, 2009-03-01)
      Bleeding from gastric varices is a life-threatening condition. We report our experience with cyanoacrylate injection. Twenty three patients with portal hypertension and gastric varices underwent intra-variceal injection ...

    • Prospective study of bacteremia rate after elective band ligation and sclerotherapy with cyanoacrylate for esophageal varices in patients with advanced liver disease 

      Bonilha, Danielle Queiroz [UNIFESP]; Correia, Lucianna Motta [UNIFESP]; Monaghan, Marie; Lenz, Luciano [UNIFESP]; Santos, Marcus [UNIFESP]; Libera, Ermelindo Della [UNIFESP] (Instituto Brasileiro de Estudos e Pesquisas de Gastroenterologia - IBEPEGE Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgia Digestiva - CBCD Sociedade Brasileira de Motilidade Digestiva - SBMD Federação Brasileira de Gastroenterologia - FBGSociedade Brasileira de Hepatologia - SBHSociedade Brasileira de Endoscopia Digestiva - SOBED, 2011-12-01)
      CONTEXT: Band ligation (BL) is the most appropriate endoscopic treatment for acute bleeding or prophylaxis of esophageal variceal bleeding. Sclerotherapy with N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate (CY) can be an alternative for patients ...