Articles in Gastrointestinal

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Post Recent Surgery Massive GI Bleed

14 July 2021

A young patient who recently underwent a bowl resection, presents after few weeks of discharge with a massive Gastrointestinal bleed. Failed resuscitation by conservative methods. Request for intervention.[pdf-embedder...

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Acute on Chronic Pancreatitis leading to Subtle Gastrointestinal bleeding

14 April 2021

A male in mid 40's with known chronic pancreatitis, presents with an acute episode. Current episode, complicated by subtle gastrointestinal bleed requiring blood transfusions. Negative Upper and Lower GI studies. [pdf-embedder...

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Schematic

Percutaneous Gastrostomy/Gastro-Jejunostomy tube placement

22 March 2021

This section depicts the steps involved in the placement of a percutaneous Gastrostomy/Gastro-Jejunostomy tubes performed by Interventional Radiologists in a schematic way for a better explaination and visualization for the...

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Presentation

Provocative Mesenteric Angiography

07 March 2021

Majority of the Gastrointestinal Bleed demonstrate spontaneous cessation with conservative therapy Obscure GIB, means recurrent bleeding when the source remains unidentified after upper endoscopic and colonoscopy evaluation The...

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Case 100: Provocative mesenteric Angiogram

07 March 2021

Female in 50’s Presentation: A. fib and recurrent lower GI bleeds, presenting with hematochezia and acute blood loss anemia. Concern for diverticular bleed. Referred to IR further evaluation   [pdf-embedder...

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Case 96: Transesophageal Gastrostomy Tube Placement

10 February 2021

A young male with metastatic lung cancer. Palliative care, having difficulties in feeding. Referred to IR for percutaneous gastrostomy tube placement. IR gastrostomy tubes are easy to perform, if there's a safe window to...

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Case 94: Acute on Chronic Abdominal Pain

05 February 2021

A middle aged male with history of alcohol use. Presently admitted with acute abdominal pain, hematemesis and drop in Hb. Emergent CT abdomen and pelvis was requested. [pdf-embedder...

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Case 82: Abdominal Pain

27 December 2020

A female in mid 60’s with significant past medical history of Pancreatic cancer. S/P Whipple’s (7 years ago). Now presents with abdominal pain, vomiting, Jaundice and clinical picture of cholangitis. [pdf-embedder...

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Case 78: Post Gastrostomy Bleed

11 December 2020

A patient who's having feeding difficulties, post bilateral lung transplant underwent percutaneous gastrostomy tube placement. The tube was clogged and patient presents to IR for exchange of the catheter. [pdf-embedder...

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Case 77: Pancreatitis with abdominal pain

02 December 2020

A 50 year old male with history of alcohol abuse and pancreatitis. Presenting with abdominal pain, melena and anemia with elevated lipase. Refractory anemia with concern for GI bleed. [pdf-embedder...

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