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Hemorrhage Due Status Post Rubber Band Ligation...

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Endoscopy of Variceal Sclerotherapy Polydocanol 0.75% was used. Sclerotherapy injection of the bleeding area of the status post rubber band ligation.

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Hemorrhage Due Status Post Rubber Band Ligation...

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Status post Minnesota tube insertion. Necrosis and ulceration are appreciated. Retroflexed view of the cardias.

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Endoscopic Variceal Ligation - 56 Years-Old...

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This endoscopic sequence displays more videos and images of variceal banding some video clips and images are appreciated using a magnifying endoscope. A 56 year-old female, 3 weeks previously was...

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Banding of Esophageal Varices - Retroflexed...

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This image shows status post variceal banding. The scope is retroflexed in the stomach to check for gastric varices, none are seen. The ulcer is seen at the gastric cardias. Because varices tend to...

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Gastric Varices (1 of 25)

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This 56 year-old lady with Esophagus-Gastric Varices. Hemostatic methods that use standard therapy for esophageal varices have not been found effective for gastric varices.

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Upper Gastrointestinal Tract - Bleeding...

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Active pulsatile bleeding from a gastric fundic, varix was seen at endoscopy. Gastric Varices are much less common cause of variceal hemorrhage than esophageal ones; but are important to recognize...

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Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage - First...

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Esophageal varices are dilated blood vessels within the wall of the esophagus. Patients with cirrhosis develop Portal Hypertension. When Portal Hypertension occurs, blood flow through the liver is...

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Gastric Varices (4 of 25)

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Sarin et al. defined four subtypes of gastric varices (Figure1) Gastro-Esophageal Varices (GOVs) are associated with esophageal varices along the lesser curve (type 1, GOV1), or along the fundus (type...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes Formation (9 of...

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Next step is that to inject a mixture of histoacryl with with lipiodol (0.8 mL in 0.5 mL) will be injected intra-variceal

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Long Standing Alcohol Abuse - Radial Endosonography,...

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Radial Endosonography. The intraluminal varices are being compressed by the water-filled balloon, and are hardly visible on the endosonographic image. Varices are identified as multiple, well-circumscribed,...

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Banding of Esophageal Varices - Necrosis...

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Another image and video clip of the follow up endoscopy, some varices are seen with white color due to necrosis exerted by the bands.

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Gastroesophagic Varices - 66 - Year - Old...

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Through the cardia, one ulcerated gastric varix is observed, which was the exact site of the bleeding.

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Gastroesophagic Varices - 66 - Year - Old...

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This patient of 66 year-old male who has alcoholic hepatic cirrhosis had been hospitalized in a hospital of national insurance in San Salvador due to a massive bleeding of the upper digestive track...

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Gastric Varices (3 of 25)

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Sarin’s classification of gastric varices Figure 1

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Endoscopic Variceal Ligation - Scars at...

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The image displays several scar with fibrin at the cardias. The portal venous system, formed by the confluence of the superior mesenteric vein and the splenic vein ( drains the stomach, the large and...

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Banding of Esophageal Varices - Red Brillant...

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Red brillant varices of the cardias are appreciated at the lower portion of the esophagus. The proceeded to do the banding of these varices. It is important to notice that if we do not proceed aggressively...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes Formation (18 of...

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Retroflexed image observing the varix with its glue

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Hemorrhage Due Status Post Rubber Band Ligation...

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Frontal view of the cardias. There are some ulceration at this level due to a Minnesota tube.

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Banding of Esophageal Varices - Cardias...

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Cardias in retroflexed view, there are many varices with the red sign, meaning that a possible bleeding was near. The combination of endoscopic therapy with medical therapy is the initial approach...

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Large Gastric Varices (2 of 4)

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Ulcerated Gastric Varix. Primary gastric varices are said to be detected in 20% patients with portal hypertensions. The data suggests that gastric varices bleed less frequently (14%-16%) , but once...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes Formation (1 of...

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65 year old woman referred to our endoscopic unit for evaluation and treatment of an upper GI bleeding. Recent history includes: 4 days previously, Surgical removal of giant ovarian tumor that compressed...

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Hemorrhage After Ligation - Procedure of...

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Banding of esophageal varices. The varix is aspirated into the banding chamber, and a trip wire dislodges a rubber band carried on the banding chamber, ligating the entrapped varix. One to three bands...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes Formation (2 of...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes formation The first upper endoscopy was practiced in an outpatient setting with signs of recent bleeding. Abundant bloody secretions were aspirated, and the patient was admitted...

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Acute Variceal Bleeding - Large Varices...

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Larges varices are seen with the red sign. 1) Variceal bleeding is a complex medical emergency with a high mortality rate. 2) In managing this condition, special care must be exerted in maintaining...

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Banding of Esophageal Varices - Two Ligated...

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Banding of esophageal varices. Two neighboring esophageal varices, which have been successfully banded. Note the improved view through the clear multi-banding apparatus. Note the raised mucosal bleb...

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Long Standing Alcohol Abuse - Argon Plasm...

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The bleeding was overcome easily with this therapeutical resource. Use of argon plasma coagulation (APC) to promote mucosal fibrosis has been described in some clinical setting. Argon Plasma Coagulator...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes Formation (8 of...

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After to have washed and to have aspired abundant blood, the image was partially clarified and seen through the water and in a form of submarine swimming we managed to identify the varix and the probable...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes Formation (4 of...

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We can observe a small ulceration in one of the varices, which could indicate a bleeding spot. Therapeutic endoscopy was practiced in the operating room with placement of an orotracheal tube to prevent...

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Severe Bleeding of the Upper Digestive System...

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Another image and video clip, in hindsight, this varix was the cause of bleeding after the ligation with bands. Note redness and edema slight bleeding, and the strangulation of the varix was adequate.

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Gastric Varices - Endoscopic Ablation With...

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The image and the video clips show the third shot of histoacryl. The dilution ratio increases if Lipiodol is used to flush the injector before injection. The rationale for diluting Histoacryl with...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes Formation (19 of...

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Gastric varices have been increasingly recognized as a major cause of gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with portal hypertension. Compared with esophageal variceal bleeding, hemorrhage caused by...

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Large Gastric Varices (25 of 25)
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Large Gastric Varices (25 of 25)

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The treatment of bleeding gastric varices is one of the final frontiers of flexible endoscopy—a chapter as yet incomplete in our textbooks.

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Acute Variceal Bleeding - Banding of Esophageal...

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The video displays multiple varices that have been banding Mortality due to variceal bleeding secondary to portal hypertension has decreased significantly in the past 2 decades. Endoscopic therapy...

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Gastroesophagic Varices (4 of 7)

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Ulcerated Gastric Varix. Primary gastric varices are said to be detected in 20% patients with portal hypertensions. The data suggests that gastric varices bleed less frequently (14%-16%) , but once...

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Gastric Varices Rosettes Formation (5 of...

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Another image of the varices located in the gastric fundus

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Acute Variceal Bleeding - First Look at...

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Severe upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage due to esophageal varices. A 40 year-old, alcoholic male that has been drinking continuously for 3 months, a bottle of alcoholic beverage every day, came...

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Gastric Varices - Endoscopic Ablation With...

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Gastric varices (GV) occur in 20% of patients with portal hypertension. GV located in the fundus (FV) tend to cause serious bleeding and are reported to be less responsive to endoscopic treatment....

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Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding - Beginning...

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Efficacy of argon plasma coagulation in variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding. In order to stop the hemorrhage, the argon plasma coagulator is being used. The catheter of the argon plasma coagulator...

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Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage - Endoscopic...

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Endoscopic Image of Esophageal Varices Sequences of images and videos of a case on esophageal varices. Esophageal varices the venous structures are tortuous in appearance. The best predictor...

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Esophageal Varix - Banding of Bleeding Varix

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Immediately; a therapeutically approach was carry out with banding to the bleeding varix.

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Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding - Washing...

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To localize the exact site some vigorous washing with water is performed, the next video clips were taken with the double channel therapeutical endoscope that perform a better suction of the blood.

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Hemorrhage After Ligation - Banding of Esophageal...

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Endoscopy of Variceal Banding In this image and the video clip shows that the varices with the red spot were ligated.

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Long Standing Alcohol Abuse - Ligation of...

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Nine varices were ligated in this session. Long term results comparing band ligation to sclerotherapy reveal that banding requires less number of sessions for active eradication of varices.

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Esophageal Varix - Bleeding - 65 Years-Old...

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This 65 year-old, diabetic lady, 3 days previously has been hospitalized in another institution because of her first upper GI bleeding manifesting with hematemesis and melena an upper endoscopy displays...

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Alcoholic Cirrhosis - Coagulation of Site...

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The blue light of the APC is seen. The argon plasma coagulation (APC) is used to promote mucosal fibrosis and compared the efficacy of ligation plus APC with ligation alone in the treatment of esophageal...

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Gastric Varices - Endoscopic Ablation With...

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In the same day a therapeutic endoscopy a histoacryl injection is programed, under general anesthesia with endotracheal tube is achieved. Stigmata of recent bleeding is observed.

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