Is there a safer electrosurgical current for endoscopic sphincterotomy in patients with liver cirrhosis?


Parlak E., Koksal A. S. , Oztas E. , Disibeyaz S. , Odemis B., Yuksel M., ...Daha Fazla

WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT, cilt.128, ss.573-578, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 128
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00508-014-0677-3
  • Dergi Adı: WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.573-578

Özet

Endoscopic sphincterotomy has a higher risk of bleeding in patients with cirrhosis. Advanced Child stage and coagulopathy are well-known risk factors. We aimed to determine the role of electrosurgical currents in the development of endoscopic sphincterotomy bleeding in cirrhotic patients.