Endoscopy is the primary diagnostic and therapeutic tool used in the evaluation and treatment of patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding. When endoscopy is unsuccessful in identifying or controlling GI hemorrhage, however, arteriography is useful in both the evaluation and treatment if upper GI hemorrhage.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||14|
|Journal||Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Nov 7 1997|
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