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The objective of this investigation is to compile clinical experience on the use of the Evolution® Duodenal Stent (Cook Ireland), a CE marked device intended for the palliative treatment of duodenal or gastric outlet obstruction and duodenal strictures caused by malignant neoplasms. It is not the goal to change the usual treatment practice of the investigator or the center, nor to collect information on uses outside the product's indications. Patients will be treated as per usual medical practices.
Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective
EVOLUTION® Duodenal Stent
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:12:33-0400
To assess the efficacy of duodenal prostheses for duodenal stenosis established for endoscopic pyloric or duodenal stenosis on dysphagia
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Hindrance of the passage of luminal contents in the DUODENUM. Duodenal obstruction can be partial or complete, and caused by intrinsic or extrinsic factors. Simple obstruction is associated with diminished or stopped flow of luminal contents. Strangulating obstruction is associated with impaired blood flow to the duodenum in addition to obstructed flow of luminal contents.
An antimuscarinic agent that inhibits gastric secretion at lower doses than are required to affect gastrointestinal motility, salivary, central nervous system, cardiovascular, ocular, and urinary function. It promotes the healing of duodenal ulcers and due to its cytoprotective action is beneficial in the prevention of duodenal ulcer recurrence. It also potentiates the effect of other antiulcer agents such as CIMETIDINE and RANITIDINE. It is generally well tolerated by patients.
Tumors or cancer of the DUODENUM.
DUODENAL OBSTRUCTION by the superior mesenteric artery (MESENTERIC ARTERY, SUPERIOR) which travels in the root of the MESENTERY and crosses over the DUODENUM. The syndrome is characterized by the dilated proximal duodenum and STOMACH, bloating, ABDOMINAL CRAMPS, and VOMITING. Often it is observed in patient with body casts after spinal surgery.
Retrograde flow of duodenal contents (BILE ACIDS; PANCREATIC JUICE) into the STOMACH.
A stent is a small mesh tube that's used to treat narrow or weak arteries. Arteries are blood vessels that carry blood away from your heart to other parts of your body. A stent is placed in an artery as part of a procedure called angioplasty. &...
Palliative care is the active holistic care of patients with advanced progressive illness. Management of pain and other symptoms and provision of psychological, social and spiritual support is paramount. The goal of palliative care is achievement of the ...