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Department of Internal Medicine

Walter Trudeau, M.D. View profile as PDF




Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine


Gastroenterology and Hepatology


UC Davis Medical Center
2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)


M.D., University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1951


Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, 1963


Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, 1963-1965


Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1966-1969

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 1973
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, 1985

Select Recent Publications:

Transmural perforation of the stomach by a fishbone.Nastaskin lJ, Ransibrahmanakul K, Trudeau W, Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008, 6(3):A26.

Diphenhydramine as an adjunct to sedation for colonoscopy: a double-blind randomized, placebo-controlled study. Tu RH, Grewall P, Leung JW, Suryaprasad AG, Sheykhzadeh PI, Doan C, Garcia JC, Zhang N, Prindiville T, Mann S, Trudeau W, Gastrointest Endosc. 2006, 63(1):87-94.

Endoscopic evidence of mucosal injury in patients taking ticlopidine compared with patients taking aspirin/nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and controls. Sheikh RA, Romano PS, Prindiville TP, Yasmeen S, Trudeau W, J Clin Gastroenterol. 2002, 34(5):529-32.

Pseudomembranous colitis without diarrhea presenting clinically as acute intestinal pseudo-obstruction. Sheikh RA, Yasmeen S, Pauly MP, Trudeau WL, J Gastroenterol. 2001, 36(9):629-32.

Evaluation of endoscopic variceal ligation in prophylactic therapy for bleeding of oesophageal varices: a prospective, controlled trial compared with endoscopic injection sclerotherapy. Sheikh RA, Trudeau WL. Gastrointest Endosc. 2000, 51(2):245-7.

Clinical evaluation of endoscopic injection sclerotherapy using N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate for gastric variceal bleeding. Sheikh RA, Trudeau WL. Gastrointest Endosc. 2000, 52(1):142-4.

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