Ogilvie Syndrome

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
  • Condition: Proximal Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction and Related Symptoms
  • Journal: Diseases of the colon and rectum
  • Treatment Used: Colonic Decompression
  • Number of Patients: 144
  • Published —
This study compared the effectiveness of colonic decompression with standard medical therapy (supportive and pharmacologic therapy) to standard medical therapy alone in the treatment of acute colonic pseudo-obstruction.
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction (Ogilvie's Syndrome)
  • Journal: ANZ journal of surgery
  • Treatment Used: Subcutaneous Neostigmine
  • Number of Patients: 30
  • Published —
This study assessed the safety of subcutaneous neostigmine in patients with acute colonic pseudo-obstruction (Ogilvie's syndrome).