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Endoscopic injection of cyanoacrylate glue versus other endoscopic procedures for acute bleeding gastric varices in patients with portal hypertension

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Authors

  • Eddy Ríos Castellanos,

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    1. Universidad de La Frontera, CIGES - Departamento de Medicina Interna, Temuco, IX, Chile
    • Eddy Ríos Castellanos, CIGES - Departamento de Medicina Interna, Universidad de La Frontera, Paula Jaraquemada 02740, Temuco, IX, 4810448, Chile. edrios@adsl.tie.cl.

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  • Pamela Seron,

    1. Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de La Frontera, CIGES - Departamento de Medicina Interna, Temuco, Araucania, Chile
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  • Javier P Gisbert,

    1. Hospital Universitario de la Princesa and Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas (CIBERehd), Madrid, Spain
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  • Xavier Bonfill Cosp

    1. CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública (CIBERESP), Spain - Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Iberoamerican Cochrane Centre - Institute of Biomedical Research (IIB Sant Pau), Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the benefits and harms of cyanoacrylate sclerotherapy compared with placebo,r no intervention or other endoscopic sclerotherapy procedures in acute gastric variceal bleeding and variceal band ligation with or without vasoactive drugs in patients with portal hypertension.