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Stentbehandling af stenoser i colon

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Thomas Krarup Hillgaard1 & Uffe Schou Løve2

1) Mave- og Tarmkirurgisk Afdeling, Aalborg Universitetshospital, 2) Kirurgi, Regionshospitalet Viborg, Hospitalsenheden Midt

Ugeskr Læger 2021;183: V01210088

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UgeskrLæger 2021;183:V01210088
The use of self-expanding metal stents as treatment for colonic stenosis

Thomas Krarup Hillgaard & Uffe Schou Løve

Ugeskr Læger 2021;183:V01210088

An estimated 14% of patients diagnosed with colonic cancer present with acute obstruction. An increasing number of colonic obstructions is observed on the basis of benign causes. The use of a self-expanding metal stent (SEMS) is one of the treatment options, and in this review the background and the recommendations for the application in different settings is described. The use of SEMS has clinical outcomes similar to acute resection and is the first line of choice in palliation. Moreover, recent studies have shown SEMS to be an efficient and safe treatment for benign colonic stenosis.

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