Last updated on August 2019

S1316 Surgery or Non-Surgical Management in Treating Patients With Intra-Abdominal Cancer and Bowel Obstruction

Brief description of study

This partially randomized clinical trial studies surgery or non-surgical management in treating patients with intra-abdominal cancer and bowel obstruction. Bowel obstruction is a common problem for advanced cancer patients and can negatively affect quality of life. It is not yet known whether surgery or non-surgical management is the best treatment option for bowel obstruction and can lead to better quality of life.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT02270450

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University Hospital

San Antonio, TX United States
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Tampa, FL United States
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Bay Shore, NY United States
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New Hyde Park, NY United States
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Germantown, TN United States
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Houston, TX United States
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