Adverse Event Rate of Unsedated Esophagogastroduodenoscopy in Cirrhotic Patients
What is it about?
This study was aimed to evaluate and compare the adverse event rate of pharyngeal anesthesia when the topical lidocaine is used as a single agent for unsedated esophagogastroduodenoscopy (UEGD) between healthy adults and cirrhotic patients.
Why is it important?
Topical pharyngeal anesthesia might be a worthy technique for use in UEGD procedure even in the cirrhotic patients.
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