Ileoscopy: Technique, Diagnosis, and Clinical Applications

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Springer Science & Business Media, Dec 1, 2011 - Medical - 121 pages
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This publication is dedicated to all the aspects involved in the endoscopic diagnosis of terminal ileum. The most experienced endoscopists, gastroenterologists and pathologists will focus on and discuss the principles of diagnosis and treatment of the main pathologies involved in this district. The technique of ileoscopy with all the newest advances in endoscopic imaging will be discussed. Another chapter will be dedicated to the possible flow chart of diagnosis of the principles diseases after ileoscopy, from capsule endoscopy to double balloon ileoscopy. A final session will be completely aimed at presenting clinical cases of relevant interest.
 

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Contents

Technique
1
2 The Importance of Complete Colonoscopy and Exploration of the Cecal Region
7
3 What are the Correct Indications for Ileoscopy?
13
4 Contribution of New Technologies to Endoscopic Imaging
21
5 Ileoscopy in Coeliac Disease
31
6 The Role of Ileoscopy in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
35
7 Ileoscopy in the Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases
41
8 Results of Ileoscopy in Pediatric Patients
47
10 Radiological Diagnosis of SmallBowel Diseases
59
The Answer to a Challenge
65
12 DoubleBalloon Enteroscopy
73
13 SingleBalloon Enteroscopy
79
14 Spiral Enteroscopy
87
15 Surgery for SmallBowel Disease
91
Index
103
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9 The Role of Histology in Small Bowel Diseases
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