Sigmoidoscopy in minor lower gastrointestinal bleeding


Balkan E., Kiristioglu İ., Gurpinar A. N., Ozel I., Sinmaz K., Dogruyol H.

ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD, vol.78, no.3, pp.267-268, 1998 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 78 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.1136/adc.78.3.267
  • Journal Name: ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.267-268
  • Keywords: gastrointestinal haemorrhage, rectal bleeding, sigmoidoscopy, SOLITARY RECTAL ULCER, CHILDREN
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The role of sigmoidoscopic examination in the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of minor lower gastrointestinal bleeding was investigated. A hundred patients with minor rectal bleeding were examined by rigid sigmoidoscopy under general anaesthesia between January 1989 and July 1996.