Anemia and Bleeding per Rectum

52 year male alcoholic cirrhosis of liver secondary to NASH was having anemia and bleeding per rectum due to portal gastropathy.

On pilot scopy in December 2015-

PatIent was subjected to argon plasma coagulation:APC by ERBE

IMMEDIATE RESULTS:

AFTER 4 WEEKS THE RESULTS WERE ENCOURAGING AND HE WAS SUBJECTED TO SECOND SESSION OF APC

IN JANUARY 2016

SECOND SESSION OF APC DONE

ARGON PLASMA COAGULATION IS THE GOLD STANDARD FOR TREATING PORTAL GASTROPATHY

OTHER USES OF APC IN ENDOSCOPY
RADIATION INDUCED GUT INJURY
PEPTIC ULCER MANAGEMENT
ANGIODYSPLASIA IN INTESTINE