Prophylaxis and pharmacotherapy of variceal hemorrhage

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This chapter discusses pharmacological agents that are used for prevention of the first variceal hemorrhage, control of acute variceal hemorrhage, and prevention of variceal rebleeding.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)52-62
Number of pages11
JournalProblems in General Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1 1998


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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