Localization and Treatment of Small and Large Bowel Bleeding Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Bleeding from the small or large bowel may present a diagnostic dilemma for the clinician, requiring careful consideration and multidisciplinary consultation before the problem is located. Careful selection of the appropriate investigations in the most logical order is important to minimize delay to diagnosis, inconvenience, discomfort and risk to the patient and costs to health care delivery.

publication date

  • 1992