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An Ultrathin Endoscope with a 2.4-mm Working Channel Shortens the Esophagogastroduodenoscopy Time by Shortening the Suction Time

Shinozaki , Miura Y, Ino Y, Shinozaki , Lefor AK, Yamamoto H

The publisher wishes to apologize for the incorrectly inputted arrow in the figure.
Endoscopic Double Metallic Stenting in the Afferent and Efferent Loops for Malignant Afferent Loop Obstruction with Billroth II Anatomy

Nakahara K, Sato Y, Suetani K, Morita R, Michikawa , Kobayashi , Itoh F

No abstract available.
Multiple Polypoid Angiodysplasia with Obscure Overt Bleeding

Lee J, Hwang SW, Kim J, Kang J, Kang GH, Park KJ, Im JP, Kim JS

Angiodysplasia (AD) is increasingly being recognized as a major cause of gastrointestinal bleeding. Morphologically flat lesions are common types of AD, whereas the polypoid types are rare. We report a...
Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection of an Inverted Early Gastric Cancer-Forming False Gastric Diverticulum

Lee YI, Lee SK

Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) is a standard treatment for early gastric cancer (EGC) that does not have any risk of lymph node or distant metastases. Here, we report a case...
Communicating Tubular Esophageal Duplication Combined with Bronchoesophageal Fistula

Kim JH, Kwon CI, Rho JY, Han SW, Kim JS, Shin SP, Song GW, Hahm KB

Esophageal duplication (ED) is rarely diagnosed in adults and is usually asymptomatic. Especially, ED that is connected to the esophagus through a tubular communication and combined with bronchoesophageal fistula (BEF)...
Two Cases of Stress Cardiomyopathy during Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

Yu JW, Park J, Song PS, Park JH, Kim MS, Jeon GJ, Kim MS, Kim TO

Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) is considered a relatively safe procedure. However, the procedure and the materials used in EGD with conscious sedation can cause stress to the patient. Adverse events during EGD...
Increased Detection of Colorectal Polyps in Screening Colonoscopy Using High Definition i-SCAN Compared with Standard White Light

Kim WJ, Park SY, Park I, Lee WJ, Park J, Chon N, Oh TG, Kim KH

BACKGROUND/AIMS: The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of high definition (HD) i-SCAN for colorectal polyp detection in screening colonoscopy. METHODS: We retrospectively analyzed the records of 501...
The Colonoscopist's Expertise Affects the Characteristics of Detected Polyps

Jung DK, Kim TO, Kang MS, Kim MS, Kim MS, Moon YS

BACKGROUND/AIMS: The influence of the endoscopist on the polyp detection rate (PDR) is underappreciated in clinical practice. Moreover, flat lesions or lesions of the proximal colon are more difficult to...
Roles of Capsule Endoscopy and Single-Balloon Enteroscopy in Diagnosing Unexplained Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Ooka S, Kobayashi , Kawagishi , Kodo M, Yokoyama K, Sada M, Tanabe S, Koizumi W

BACKGROUND/AIMS: The diagnostic algorithms used for selecting patients with obscure gastrointestinal bleeding (OGIB) for capsule endoscopy (CE) or balloon-assisted enteroscopy (BE) vary among facilities. We aimed to demonstrate the appropriate...
Considerable Variability of Procedural Sedation and Analgesia Practices for Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Procedures in Europe

Vaessen HH, Knape JT

BACKGROUND/AIMS: The use of moderate to deep sedation for gastrointestinal endoscopic procedures has increased in Europe considerably. Because this level of sedation is a risky medical procedure, a number of...
New Scopes, New Accessories, New Stents for Interventional Endoscopic Ultrasound

Chapman CG, Siddiqui U

Technological advances have rapidly expanded the therapeutic potential of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS). Innovations in stent technology; directed adjunctive therapy for pancreatic tumors, including radiofrequency ablation and fiducial marker placement; advanced...
Application and Efficacy of Super-Magnifying Endoscopy for the Lower Intestinal Tract

Hosoe N, Ogata H

Endoscopy plays a significant role in the diagnosis, management, and surveillance of colorectal cancer (CRC) and inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs). Moreover, magnifying endoscopy and image-enhanced endoscopy has a crucial role...
Novel Endoscopic Management of Obesity

Dargent J

Endoscopic procedures have been well-documented in the obesity field, but have not yet reached a sufficient level of evidence as stand-alone methods for treating obesity. It is unclear if they...
Challenges and Future of Wireless Capsule Endoscopy

Saurin JC, Beneche N, Chambon C, Pioche M

In 2015, capsule endoscopy was introduced as the main investigation method for small bowel mucosal diseases, and its role in colonic diseases has been gradually revealed. Future challenges for capsule...
The Usefulness of Capsule Endoscopy for Small Bowel Tumors

Cheung DY, Kim JS, Shim KN, Choi MG, Korean Gut Image Study Group

Video capsule endoscopy (VCE) has expanded the range of endoscopic examination of the small bowel. The clinical application of VCE is mainly for obscure gastrointestinal bleeding (OGIB) and small bowel...
The Role of Capsule Endoscopy in Patients with Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Min YW, Chang DK

Obscure gastrointestinal bleeding (OGIB) accounts for 5% of all gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding cases and is often caused by small bowel lesions. Capsule endoscopy (CE), which allows non-invasive visualization of the...
Current Status and Research into Overcoming Limitations of Capsule Endoscopy

Kwack WG, Lim YJ

Endoscopic investigation has a critical role in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal (GI) diseases. Since 2001, capsule endoscopy (CE) has been available for small-bowel exploration and is under continuous...
Can We Measure the Learning Curve of Colonoscopy Using Polyp Detection Rate?

Yoon JY, Cha JM

No abstract available.
Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding: Capsule or Balloon?

Lee BI

No abstract available.
Sedation for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: Practical Issues in Patient Safety and Quality Management

Yoon SB, Cho YS

No abstract available.

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