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Endoscopic Hemorrhage: This is Even Harder than the Laparoscope!

  • Rachid MohamedEmail author
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Abstract

A 62-year-old obese, diabetic, cirrhotic patient with COPD and coronary artery disease has a massive upper gastrointestinal bleed. He is intermittently stable with resuscitation, and you identify a large bleeding duodenal ulcer on your endoscopy.

Keywords

Hemorrhage Gastrointestinal bleeding Ulcer Endoscopy Hemostasis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Therapeutic EndoscopyPeter Lougheed CentreCalgaryCanada

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