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Mallory-Weiss Syndrome 31 articles

  1. [Current concept of the Mallory-Weiss syndrome].

    Medicina Clínica 85(1):32 (1985) PMID 3894827

  2. [Surgical treatment of duodenal ulcer associated with Mallory-Weiss syndrome and sliding hiatal hernia and complicated by hemorrhage].

    Klinichna khirurhiia / Ministerstvo okhorony zd... (9-10):13 (1997) PMID 9511312

    Of 1061 patients with an acute gastro-intestinal haemorrhage the combination of duodenal ulcer disease, Mallory-Weiss syndrome and sliding hiatal hernia was noted in 22 (2.07%). Surgical treatment consisted of the bleeding ulcer excision, cardia defects suturing, lowering of the stomach acid product...

    Ospedali d'Italia - chirurgia 12:377 (1965) PMID 14348697

  4. Mallory-Weiss syndrome: clinical features and management.

    The Journal of the Association of Physicians of... 47(4):397 (1999) PMID 10778523

    Mallory-Weiss tear is a common cause of upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Nearly half of the patients have no antecedent symptoms and presented for the first time with upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Endoscopic therapy is very effective and safe in producing haemostasis in these patients....
  5. [Therapy and course of disease in spontaneous esophageal perforations].

    Zentralblatt für Chirurgie 131(6):454 (2006) PMID 17206563

    Main problem of the Boerhaave-syndrome is the septic-toxic disease. Prognostic criteria are the patients' health-state and not factors like size of perforation, time of delay or localization of the perforation. Since in case of survival esophageal resection shows good long-term-results, in doubt a r...
  6. Gastro-esophageal barotrauma in diving: similarities with Mallory-Weiss syndrome.

    Soudni lekarstvi / casopis Sekce soudniho lekar... 44(2):21 (1999) PMID 12448028

    Mallory-Weiss syndrome (MWS) is a well-defined entity in clinical medicine. However, the development of such a syndrome as a result of overpressure barotrauma of the stomach after repeated shallow-water scuba dives is rare. Also rare is the delayed onset of the MWS, approximately 20 hours after the...
  7. The role of endoscopy in early postoperative haemorrhage

    Best Practice & Research Clinical Gastroenterology 18(5):9 (2004) PMID 15494279

    Diagnostic as well as therapeutic endoscopy has a decisive role in management of early postoperative haemorrhage. Endoscopy combines easy access to the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract and application of an array of interventional tools. In near future, even the small bowel will be accessible...
  8. [Mallory-Weiss syndrome. Review of 25 cases].

    Revista Clínica Española 176(2):72 (1985) PMID 3873089

  9. [Mallory-Weiss syndrome. A case diagnosed by endoscopy and treated by surgery].

    Minerva medica 76(8):333 (1985) PMID 3991037

  10. [Mallory-Weiss syndrome].

    Nippon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical med... 56(9):2332 (1998) PMID 9780715

    Mallory-Weiss syndrome is one of the cause of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage, which an abrupt rise in abdominal pressure due to nausea or vomiting induces a tear near the esophagogastric mucosal junction. Mallory-Weiss syndrome represents about 3-15% of all cases of upper gastrointestinal hemorrh...