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Surgery for melanoma metastatic to the gastrointestinal tract.
Devise corrective measures for pipeline projects by understanding Gastrointestinal Tract Cancer pipeline depth and focus of Indication therapeutics.
To order this report: Gastrointestinal Tract Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014 http://www.
Intravenous methylnaltrexone is designed to target an underlying cause of post-operative ileus, the unwanted interaction of opioids with the gastrointestinal tract.
Because Cowden's disease is associated with carcinomas of the breast, thyroid, uterus, ovary, lung, skin, and gastrointestinal tract, a thorough initial systemic workup and close long-term observation of all these regions is indicated.
Some saponins, taken orally, combine with cholesterol in the gastrointestinal tract, making cholesterol unavailable for absorption," says Balandrin.
EUDRACOL(TM) is a proprietary multi-layer colonic drug delivery system that is designed to provide drug protection in the upper gastrointestinal tract and controlled drug release in the ileum and colon.
These endings react to the volume, osmotic pressure, acidity, and quality of the food in the gastrointestinal tract.
The Phase I clinical trial was conducted in healthy volunteers to evaluate specific pharmacokinetic and absorption behavior of the drug compound once it is in the gastrointestinal tract.
Infants undergoing open heart surgery are at risk for endotoxin leakage from the gastrointestinal tract into the blood stream ("endotoxemia") due to their underlying heart disease and cardiac bypass during surgery.
Bezoars, or stomach stones, are clumps of fruit and vegetable matter, drugs, hair, carpet fibers or other substances that can accumulate in the gastrointestinal tract.
NASDAQ:EZEM) today announced the launch of the CO(2)EFFICIENT(TM) Endoscopic Insufflator, a new device for insufflating the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract with carbon dioxide (CO(2)) gas.