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Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-11-05T23:53:10-0500
Esophageal diverticulum is a rare disease. Majority comes form the pharyngo-esophageal junction (70 % Zenker's Diverticulum), 10% are mediothoracic and 20% epiphrenic. Zenker's diverticulu...
Patients undergoing open transcervical or endoscopic approach in which a laser or stapler is used to divide the common wall between the diverticulum and esophagus, or who are not surgical ...
Zenker's Diverticulum (ZD) is a sac-like outpouching of the lining of the esophageal wall at the upper esophagus. It is a rare disease typically seen in the middle-aged and older adults. C...
This prospective study was designed to compare the difference of effects of conventional treatment, medicine intervention, endoscopic therapy, and surgery between colon originated and non-...
Endoscopic bile duct stone (BDS) removal is a well-established treatment; however, the preference for basket or balloon catheters for extraction is operator-dependent It is reported that c...
Meckel's diverticulum represents a remnant of the proximal end of the omphalomesenteric duct, which constitutes a connection between the middle intestine and the vitelline vesicle. It is the most comm...
A giant colonic diverticulum (GCD) is a rare disease with less than 200 cases reported in the literature. By definition, a GCD is larger than 4cm in diameter with close sigmoid colon relationship in m...
An aortic diverticulum, including Kommerell's diverticulum, is an uncommon, congenital, aortic arch anomaly. Surgery for a diverticulum is challenging and several surgical strategies have been reporte...
To analyze the epidemiological features of colorectal diverticulum (CRD) in China.
Meckel's diverticulum is the most common congenital lesion of the small intestine. The incidence varies between 0.5% and 2% Biliary stents can be used for the treatment of patients with bile duct comp...
A pouch or sac opening from the COLON.
The segment of LARGE INTESTINE between the CECUM and the RECTUM. It includes the ASCENDING COLON; the TRANSVERSE COLON; the DESCENDING COLON; and the SIGMOID COLON.
A DIVERTICULUM at the upper end of the ESOPHAGUS through the cricopharyngeal muscle at the junction of the PHARYNX and the esophagus.
The segment of LARGE INTESTINE between ASCENDING COLON and DESCENDING COLON. It passes from the RIGHT COLIC FLEXURE across the ABDOMEN, then turns sharply at the left colonic flexure into the descending colon.
The segment of LARGE INTESTINE between TRANSVERSE COLON and the SIGMOID COLON.