Two different surgical approaches in the treatment of adenocarcinoma at the gastroesophageal junction
Because of the low-risk nature of gastric impactions, we recommend that physicians wait 24 to 48 hours before attempting to remove a button battery that has crossed the gastroesophageal junction
to allow time for an opportunity for an uneventful passage through the intestines.
Identify and understand important and diverse types of therapeutics under development for Adenocarcinoma Of The Gastroesophageal Junction
Dysfunction of the valve between the esophagus and stomach, known as the gastroesophageal junction
, is thought to be the prime cause of GERD.
This ectopic mucosal patch is usually separated by 15 to 20 cm of normal squamous-lined esophagus from the gastroesophageal junction
Initially, basal pressure at the LES and the stabilization of the gastroesophageal junction
by phrenoesophageal ligaments help prevent reflux.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Adenocarcinoma Of The Gastroesophageal Junction
- Pipeline Review, H2 2012', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline.
According to the company, Ogivri , which is a biosimilar to Herceptin (trastuzumab), has been approved for all indications included in the label of the reference product, Herceptin, including for the treatment of HER2-overexpressing breast cancer and metastatic stomach cancer (gastric or gastroesophageal junction
Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced the presentation of data from all three cohorts of the registrational, phase 2 KEYNOTE-059 trial investigating the use of KEYTRUDA (pembrolizumab), the companys anti-PD-1 therapy, in patients with advanced gastric or gastroesophageal junction
(GEJ) adenocarcinoma, including new data in treatment-nave patients.
4 It is a device consisting of a ring of magnetic beads that is placed laparoscopically around the gastroesophageal junction
There is a dilated upper and mid esophagus with air fluid level, paraesophageal fluid and varices; mid to lower esophagus was dilated with fluid contrast level to the distal esophagus, approaching the gastroesophageal junction
ClickPress, Tue Aug 18 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Adenocarcinoma Of The Gastroesophageal Junction
- Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Adenocarcinoma Of The Gastroesophageal Junction
's therapeutic pipeline.