|Side effects of varical therapy
One week after endoscopic variceal
are still strangulated by the elastic O- rings
and become necrotic.
Some days further on the necrotic
tissue has fallen off, leaving behind
superficial ulcerations healing quickly
a complication of endoscopic
mucosal pouch has developed.
Retention of solid food or
possible perforation in case
of blind endoscopic passage are
potential dangers. Retention of
tablets can lead to mucosal,
ligations of quickly recurring, high grade varices a relative
stenosis at the esophago- cardial junction has developped. The
has partly turned into a rigid tube. Presently there are no
In case of recurring varices further endoscopic varical
ligation is expected
to be extremely difficult, since fibrous tissue is specially
resistent to suction.
In this case apart
from relative stenosis after multiple endoscopic varical
ligations for bleeding varices flat ulcerations and