Corpi estranei gastrici: i bezoari. A proposito di due casi

Girolamo Geraci, Giuseppe Modica, Carmelo Sciume', Li Volsi, Geraci, Tiziana Facella, Franco Pisello, Carmelo Sciumè, Giuseppe Modica, Girolamo Geraci, Mortillaro, Franco Pisello, Tiziana Facella

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Objective: The authors report their experience about the treat merit of two cases of gastric bczoar, treated in curative mode, the first endoscopically and the second with surgical intervention. Setting: Operative Unit of General and Thoracic Surgery, Department of General and Emergency Surgery, Organ Transplantation. Policlinico, University of Palermo. Imerventaiion: The patients were submitted to curative treatment, one with endoscopic treatment (mechanical frag- mentation of phytobezoar and fragments extraction via-over- tube), the second with surgical gastrotomy {stamp trichobezoar). There were no procedure- related complications. Results: the two patients were curative and radically trea tisi Nrtrrttive 2 rears follow-up. Conclusions: 1 here is no standardized method for the treatment of gastric hezoars. Endoscopic removal of gastric he- zoars after fragmentation and using overtube is effective and safe. Surgical intervention, equally safe, is reserved to huge, stamp, impacted or complicated hezoars.
Lingua originaleItalian
pagine (da-a)479-482
Numero di pagine4
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2004

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