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Synonyms for lesion

Synonyms for lesion

any localized abnormal structural change in a bodily part

an injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)

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Laparoscopic resection of gastric Dieulafoy lesion following preoperative tattooing.
Out of the total number of cases we selected the patients with endoscopic diagnosis of Dieulafoy lesion. In these patients we analyzed the demographic, clinico-biological and endoscopic data, compared to the control group that encountered the rest of the patients with UDB.
Keywords: Dieulafoy lesion; Non-variceal upper digestive bleeding; Endoscopic haemostasis
Patient was transferred to the ICU and subsequently underwent esophagogastroduodenoscopy, which revealed an actively bleeding Dieulafoy lesion located in the duodenal bulb (Figure 1).
A repeat esophagogastroduodenoscopy revealed normal esophageal and gastric mucosa and a Dieulafoy lesion in the duodenal bulb with 2 endoclips in place.
Dieulafoy lesion: CT diagnosis of this lesser-known cause of gastrointestinal bleeding.
Dieulafoy lesion: endoscopic and surgical management.
Dieulafoy lesion was first described by Gallard in 1884 as aneurysms of the stomach [3, 4].
In Dieulafoy lesion the histopathological vascular structure is normal, yet the vessel diameter is large [2, 3].
Endoscopic management of Dieulafoy lesions of the stomach: a case study of 26 patients.
(12) Interestingly, there have been 3 recurrences, to our knowledge, of Dieulafoy lesion. (11)
[17] 1 Dieulafoy lesion of 0 the duodenum Vladov et al.
A single-center United States experience with bleeding Dieulafoy lesions of the small bowel: Diagnosis and treatment with single-balloon enteroscopy.
Small-bowel vascular lesions consist of angioectasias, Dieulafoy lesions, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), venous angiomas and varices.
in their small study treated three patients with Dieulafoy lesions by EUS-guided sclerotherapy [19].