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Successful Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Alcohol Ablation of Sporadic Insulinoma Using Three-Dimensional Targeting (with Video)

Trikudanathan G, Mallery SJ, Amateau SK

Surgical resection is considered the standard of care in the management of symptomatic insulinoma. In this video, we describe the successful management of a symptomatic insulinoma by using linear array...
Successful Removal of a Large Common Bile Duct Stone by Using Direct Peroral Cholangioscopy and Laser Lithotripsy in a Patient with Severe Kyphosis

Lee SI, Lim BH, Heo WG, Kim YJ, Kim TH

A 75-year-old woman with hypertension presented with acute suppurative cholangitis. Chest radiography revealed severe kyphosis. Abdominal computed tomography revealed a large stone impacted in the common bile duct (CBD). The...
Melanocytic Nevus on the Rectal Mucosa Removed Using Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection

Kim SM, Shin YJ, Sim JS, Lee BJ, Joo MK, Park JJ, Bak YT

Melanocytic nevus is the benign proliferation of melanocytes. The most common location of melanocytic nevus is the skin of the extremities; however, there are few case reports of melanocytic nevus...
Chronological Endoscopic and Pathological Observations in Russell Body Duodenitis

Goto A, Okamoto T, Matsumoto , Saito H, Yanai H, Itoh H, sakaida I

A 64-year-old man was found to have a nodule in his right lung. He also complained of nausea and abdominal pain during the clinical course. Esophagogastroduodenoscopy revealed a duodenal ulcer...
Double-Scope Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) for Esophageal Achalasia: The First Trial of a New Double-Scope POEM

Hong HJ, Song GW, Ko WJ, Kim WH, Hahm KB, Hong SP, Cho JY

With the accumulation of clinical trials demonstrating its efficacy and safety, peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) has emerged as a less invasive treatment option for esophageal achalasia compared with laparoscopic Heller...
Recent Advanced Endoscopic Management of Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Related Duodenal Perforations

Park SM

The management strategy for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography-related duodenal perforation can be determined based on the site and extent of injury, the patient's condition, and time to diagnosis. Most cases of...
Endoscopic Diagnosis and Differentiation of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Lee JM, Lee KM

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease have significantly increased in recent decades in Korea. Intestinal tuberculosis (ITB) and intestinal Behcet's disease (BD), which should be differentiated from Crohn's disease (CD), are...
Optimal Diagnostic Approaches for Patients with Suspected Small Bowel Disease

Kim JH, Moon W

While the domain of gastrointestinal endoscopy has made great strides over the last several decades, endoscopic assessment of the small bowel continues to be challenging. Recently, with the development of...
Optimal Colonoscopy Surveillance Interval after Polypectomy

Kim TO

The detection and removal of adenomatous polyps and postpolypectomy surveillance are considered important for the control of colorectal cancer (CRC). Surveillance using colonoscopy is an effective tool for preventing CRC...
Resection of Diminutive and Small Colorectal Polyps: What Is the Optimal Technique?

Lee J

Colorectal polyps are classified as neoplastic or non-neoplastic on the basis of malignant potential. All neoplastic polyps should be completely removed because both the incidence of colorectal cancer and the...
Endoscopic Instruments and Electrosurgical Unit for Colonoscopic Polypectomy

Park HJ

Colorectal polypectomy is an effective method for prevention of colorectal cancer. Many endoscopic instruments have been used for colorectal polypectomy, such as snares, forceps, endoscopic clips, a Coagrasper, retrieval net,...
Predictors of Inadequate Bowel Preparation and Salvage Options on Colonoscopy

Sim JS, Koo JS

Inadequate bowel preparation is observed in more than 25% of all colonoscopies. Identification of predictive factors for inadequate colon cleaning is helpful and more detailed preparation methods should be used...
Borrmann Type 4 Advanced Gastric Cancer: Focus on the Development of Scirrhous Gastric Cancer

Jung K, Park MI, Kim SE, Park SJ

Early diagnosis of Borrmann type 4 advanced gastric cancer (AGC) is very important for improving the prognosis of AGC patients. Because there is no definite mass in most cases of...
Treatment Strategy after Incomplete Endoscopic Resection of Early Gastric Cancer

Kim SG

Endoscopic resection of early gastric cancer is defined as incomplete when tumor cells are found at the resection margin upon histopathological examination. However, a tumor-positive resection margin does not always...
How to Interpret the Pathological Report before and after Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection of Early Gastric Cancer

Cheung DY, Park SH

Possible lymph node metastasis (LNM) and residual cancer are major concerns in endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) for early gastric cancer. To reduce the risk of LNM and cancer recurrence, the...
Oroesophageal Fish Bone Foreign Body

Kim HU

Fish bone foreign body (FFB) is the most frequent food-associated foreign body (FB) in adults, especially in Asia, versus meat in Western countries. The esophageal sphincter is the most common...
How to Improve the Quality of Screening Endoscopy in Korea: National Endoscopy Quality Improvement Program

Cho YK

In Korea, gastric cancer screening, either esophagogastroduodenoscopy or upper gastrointestinal series (UGIS), is performed biennially for adults aged 40 years or older. Screening endoscopy has been shown to be associated...
Meeting Report and Special Issue Preface: The 54th Seminar of the Korean Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Yoon WJ, Lee JK

No abstract available.

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