Surgical approach to short-bowel syndrome: Experience in a population of 160 patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Short Bowel Syndrome

abstract

  • The surgical approach to short-bowel syndrome depends on the patient's age, remnant length and caliber, intestinal function, and PN-related complications. Nontransplant procedures have a role in the treatment of selected patients. Intestinal transplantation is emerging as a potential therapy for patients with significant PN-related complications.

publication date

  • January 1995

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC1234898

PubMed ID

  • 7574938

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 600

end page

  • 5; discussion 605-7

volume

  • 222

number

  • 4