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How to Treat Barrett's Esophagus - La Cirugía del Receptor

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  • How to Treat Barrett's Esophagus
    This eMedTV segment offers information on how to treat Barrett's esophagus and screen for esophageal cancer. Although Barrett's esophagus is incurable, treatments such as GERD medication, surveillance, and surgery may help the condition.
  • How to Use Misoprostol
    The recommended dose of misoprostol is 200 mcg taken by mouth four times daily. This page of the eMedTV Web library explores how to use misoprostol most effectively, including when to take this drug to help prevent side effects such as diarrhea.
  • Human Digestive System
    This video segment explains the role of the stomach as part of the digestive system.
  • Immediately After Your Liver Donation Surgery
    This video clip explains what you can expect immediately following your surgery.
  • Immunosuppressants
    This video clip talks about immunosuppressants and their use following transplant surgery.
  • Impacted Gallstone (ERCP With Sphincterotomy Risks)
    This clip discusses the likelihood of an impacted gallstone occurring with this procedure.
  • Infecciones
  • Infection (ERCP With Sphincterotomy Risks)
    This multimedia clip explains possible infections that may occur during this procedure.
  • Infections After Liver Donor Surgery
    Infections after liver donor surgery can occur within the abdomen or at the incision site. This page of the eMedTV library explains what can cause these to develop and how they are usually treated.
  • Infections With Upper Endoscopy
    Despite the sterile techniques used for upper endoscopy, infections may still occur. This eMedTV article offers an overview of the treatment options (such as antibiotics) that are available for infections with upper endoscopy.
  • Info About Acute Pancreatitis
    Are you looking for info about acute pancreatitis? This page of the eMedTV Web site explains what this condition is, the most common causes, and possible symptoms. A link to more detailed information on this topic is also included.
  • Información Sobre la Recuperación a Largo Plazo
    Información Sobre la Recuperación a Largo Plazo
  • Information About Barrett's Esophagus
    Are you looking for information about Barrett's esophagus? This eMedTV article describes the identifying characteristic of this condition and presents some statistics on its prevalence and who it affects. A link to more information is also included.
  • Information About Triamterene-HCTZ
    As explained in this eMedTV article, triamterene-HCTZ is a drug approved to treat high blood pressure and water retention. This Web page takes a closer look at triamterene-HCTZ, with information on available forms, side effects, and more.
  • Information on Appendicitis
    Do you need information on appendicitis? This eMedTV Web page is a great place to start. It defines this condition, explains what causes it, lists possible symptoms, and stresses the importance of prompt treatment.
  • Information on Colonoscopy
    Are you looking for information on colonoscopy? Start with this eMedTV page. It lists the things a colonoscopy can detect, what happens if anything abnormal is found, and how long the procedure takes. A link to more detailed information is also included.
  • Information on Diverticulitis
    This eMedTV resource provides some basic information on diverticulitis, a condition that can cause inflammation or infection in certain parts of the colon. This article lists some of the treatment options and provides a link to learn more.
  • Information on Food Intolerance
    The symptoms of a food intolerance can be quite similar to those of a food allergy. This eMedTV Web page takes a quick look at food intolerances, with information on the different types, common symptoms, and more.
  • Information on Intestinal Gas
    Belching and flatulence are common symptoms of intestinal gas. This part of the eMedTV site talks about intestinal gas, with information on its causes and symptoms. Also included in this article is a link to more in-depth information.
  • Information on Pancreatitis
    Looking for information on pancreatitis? This eMedTV article is a good place to start. It features a brief description of causes, symptoms, and treatment of this disease, and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Information on Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
    Looking for information on primary biliary cirrhosis? This eMedTV page is a great starting point. It briefly takes a look at common symptoms, possible causes, and treatment, with a link for those who want to learn even more.
  • Informed Consent Process for Liver Donation
    As this eMedTV page explains, transplant procedures should be explained to you before going through the informed consent process for liver donation. Your decision is completely voluntary, and you can change your mind at any time without consequences.
  • Inmediatamente Después de la Cirugía
    Inmediatamente Después de la Cirugía
  • Instrucciones al Momento del Alta
    Instrucciones al Momento del Alta
  • Instructions for Bowel Prep (Fleets Phospho-Soda)
    This video clip explains the bowel prep instructions you will be given, including how to take Fleets.
  • Instructions for Bowel Prep (Golytely)
    This video clip describes the bowel prep instructions you will be given prior to this procedure.
  • Intestinal Gas
    Intestinal gas occurs as a result of swallowed air or the breakdown of foods, especially carbohydrates. This eMedTV segment discusses this topic in detail, with information on causes, symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Intestinal Gas Problems and Symptoms
    Common problems and symptoms associated with intestinal gas are flatulence and abdominal bloating. This eMedTV Web page discusses how intestinal gas problems and symptoms can be similar to those of other diseases, including Crohn's disease.
  • Intestinal Gas Treatment
    Intestinal gas treatment can include medications, dietary changes, and reducing how much air you swallow. This eMedTV Web page highlights these options for intestinal gas treatment and recommends ways to reduce the symptoms.
  • Introducción
    Esta es la última presentación que verá acerca del transplante de hígado con donante vivo.
  • Introducción - Cirugía de Donación
    Introducción - Cirugía de Donación
  • Introducción - Evaluación
    Las personas deciden donar un órgano por diversas razones.
  • Intussusception
    Intussusception is a condition in which one part of the intestine tunnels into an adjoining section. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this condition, including information about its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
  • Intussusception Diagnosis
    In the case of intussusception, diagnosis may involve a physical exam and imaging tests, such as CT scans. This eMedTV article explains the steps involved in diagnosing intussusception, which include ruling out other conditions, such as colic.
  • Intussusception Information
    If you are looking for information on intussusception, this eMedTV selection is a great place to start. This article explains what it is, how it is treated, and more. A link to more details is also provided.
  • Intussusception Symptoms
    Intussusception symptoms may include abdominal pain, rectal bleeding, abdominal distention, and vomiting. This eMedTV resource discusses these and other symptoms of intussusception and explains which symptoms are more likely to affect children.
  • Intussusception Symptoms in a Young Child
    One of the most common intussusception symptoms in a young child is abdominal pain. This eMedTV resource discusses other symptoms that may develop in a young child with intussusception, such as diarrhea, fever, and blood or mucus in the stool.
  • Intussusception Treatment
    Intussusception treatment may involve surgery to straighten or remove the involved section of bowel. As this eMedTV article explains, an enema of air or fluid under pressure may be used to treat some cases of intussusception.
  • Is MiraLAX Addictive?
    Although MiraLAX is not addictive, using it for a long time could cause an electrolyte imbalance. This eMedTV segment explains other problems this medication may cause and why you should not take MiraLAX for more than seven days.
  • Is NuLYTELY a Generic?
    There is a generic NuLYTELY product available at this time. This article from the eMedTV Web library provides a brief overview of this generic version of the drug, with information on whether the generic is as good as the brand-name drug.
  • Is Senna Safe?
    As this segment from the eMedTV library explains, senna is probably safe for many people when used appropriately. This article also includes other safety information on senna, including warnings on what side effects may occur.
  • Just a Reminder... (Golytely Bowel Prep)
    This video offers some important tips to keep in mind following your procedure.
  • La Cirugía del Donante -- Análisis Detallado
    Pasemos ahora a analizar la cirugía en sí misma.
  • La Cirugía del Donante -- Análisis Detallado
    Pasemos ahora a analizar la cirugía en sí misma.
  • La Cirugía del Receptor
    La Cirugía del Receptor
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