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Plenvu approved by FDA for cleansing of the colon.- Norgine.

The FDA has approved Plenvu (NER1006), from Norgine + Salix, an osmotic laxative indicated for cleansing of the colon in...

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Higher cleansing scores correlate with increased polyp detection in patients with potential colorectal cancer- Norgine B.V.

Norgine B.V. announced new data showing that there is a strong correlation between higher cleansing scores and increased polyp detection...

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Plenvu superior to Moviprep in MORA study for bowel cleansing procedures for colorectal cancer.- Norgine B.V.

Norgine B.V.has announced positive new Plenvu (NER1006) superiority data at the meeting of the Belgian Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (BSGIE)....

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Fibrinogen Deficiency in Bleeding

Fibrinogen Deficiency in Bleeding

Fibrinogen is important for blood clot formation and breakdown. It is the first coagulant factor to be reduced to critical levels during massive trauma, cardiac surgery and postpartum haemorrhage that involve excessive bleeding. Persistent fibrinogen deficiency can lead to bleeding complications and an increased risk in mortality. This learning zone looks at both congenital and acquired fibrinogen deficiencies including indications and techniques for diagnosis, trigger level for treatment and treatment options.

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Trends of ureteral stent usage in surgery for diverticulitis.

Background: Many believe that the use of ureteral stents in colorectal surgery for diverticulitis aids prevention and easier identification of ureteral injuries; others argue that the added time, cost, and risks of stent placement...

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Recent developments in the surgical management of complex intra-abdominal infection.

Background: Current guidance on the management of sepsis often applies to infection originating from abdominal or pelvic sources, which presents specific challenges and opportunities for efficient and rapid source control.

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Ceftazidime/avibactam: a novel cephalosporin/nonbeta-lactam beta-lactamase inhibitor for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections and complicated intra-abdominal infections.

There has been greater interest in developing additional antimicrobial agents due to the increasing health care costs and resistance resulting from bacterial pathogens to currently available treatment options.

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