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Is There a Link between Clinical Manifestation of Gastric Anisakiasis and Helicobacter pylori Infection?

Shimamura , Honda H, Fukuda K

No abstract available.
Immediate Endoscopic Management of an Intramural Hematoma Developed during Colonoscopy

Kwon CI, Kim DH, Hong SP

No abstract available.
Two Cases of Plug or Stone in Remnant Intrapancreatic Choledochal Cysts Treated with Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

Kim E, Kang MH, Lee J, Choi H, Choi JW, Han JH, Park SM

Incomplete resection of choledochal cysts (CCs) that extend deep into the pancreas can lead to protein plug or stone formation, pancreatitis, and cholangiocarcinoma. We encountered two cases of choledocholithiasis in...
Twin Rectal Tonsils Mimicking Carcinoid or Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue Lymphoma

Takehara M, Muguruma N, Kitamura S, Kimura T, Okamoto K, Miyamoto H, Bando Y, Takayama T

The rectal tonsil is a rare polypoid lesion exclusively found in the rectum and is considered a reactive proliferation of the lymphoid tissue. Although this lesion is benign, we recommend...
Congenital Jejunal Diverticular Bleeding in a Young Adult

Lee JY, Jang JY, Kim MJ, Lee TI, Kim JW, Chang YW

Diverticular bleeding of the small bowel is rare and occurs primarily in adults aged more than 60 years. In younger adults, Meckel's diverticulum, a true diverticulum that congenitally occurs in...
Long-Term Survival in Stage IV Esophageal Adenocarcinoma with Chemoradiation and Serial Endoscopic Cryoablation

Spiritos Z, Mekaroonkamol P, El-Rayes B, Force SD, Keilin SA, Cai Q, Willingham FF

Esophageal cancer has a poor overall prognosis and is frequently diagnosed at a late stage. Conventional treatment for metastatic esophageal cancer involves chemotherapy and radiation. Local disease control plays a...
Sensitivity and Specificity of Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography versus Endoscopic Ultrasonography against Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography in Diagnosing Choledocholithiasis: The Indonesian Experience

Makmun D, Fauzi A, Shatri H

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Biliary stone disease is one of the most common conditions leading to hospitalization. In addition to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) and magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) are...
The Impact of Patient Education with a Smartphone Application on the Quality of Bowel Preparation for Screening Colonoscopy

Cho J, Lee S, Shin JA, Kim JH, Lee HS

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Few studies have evaluated the use of a smartphone application (app) for educating people undergoing colonoscopy and optimizing bowel preparation. Therefore, this study was designed to develop a smartphone...
Can Endoscopic Ulcerations in Early Gastric Cancer Be Clearly Defined before Endoscopic Resection? A Survey among Endoscopists

Park SM, Kim BW, Kim JS, Kim YW, Kim GJ, Ryu SJ

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Early gastric cancer (EGC) with ulcerations can be treated via endoscopic resection (ER) when it is differentiated pathologically, limited to the mucosa, and
Carbon Dioxide versus Air Insufflation in Gastric Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Baniya R, Upadhaya S, Khan J, Subedi SK, Mohammed T, Ganatra BK, Bachuwa G

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) with air insufflation is commonly used for the staging and treatment of early gastric carcinoma. However, carbon dioxide (CO2) use has been shown to cause...
An Update on Endoscopic Management of Post-Liver Transplant Biliary Complications

Lee HW, Shah NH, Lee SK

Biliary complications are the most common post-liver transplant (LT) complications with an incidence of 15%–45%. Furthermore, such complications are reported more frequently in patients who undergo a living-donor LT compared...
Pneumothorax after Colonoscopy – A Review of Literature

Gupta A, Zaidi H, Habib K

The purpose of this study was to determine the anatomical aspects, mechanisms, risk factors and appropriate management of development of pneumothorax during a routine colonoscopy. A systematic search of the...
Endoscopic Therapeutic Approach for Dysplasia in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Hong SN

Long-standing intestinal inflammation in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) induces dysplastic change in the intestinal mucosa and increases the risk of subsequent colorectal cancer. The evolving endoscopic techniques and...
Endoscopic Balloon Dilation for Crohn’s Disease-Associated Strictures

Klag T, Wehkamp J, Goetz M

Management of intestinal strictures associated with Crohn's disease (CD) is clinically challenging despite advanced medical therapy directed toward mucosal healing to positively influence the natural course of CD-associated complications. Although...
Role of Advanced Endoscopic Imaging Techniques in the Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Kim ES

Endoscopy plays a crucial role in the management of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in terms of diagnosis, monitoring of mucosal status, and surveillance of colitis-associated neoplasia. Mucosal healing evaluated by...
Balloon-Assisted Enteroscopy and Capsule Endoscopy in Suspected Small Bowel Crohn's Disease

Yen HH, Chang CW, Chou JW, Wei SC

Inflammatory bowel diseases are idiopathic inflammatory diseases of two main types, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Crohn's disease can affect the entire gastrointestinal tract, and the distal ileum is involved...
Optimal Evaluation of Suspected Choledocholithiasis: Does This Patient Really Have Choledocholithiasis?

Lee TY

No abstract available.
Can Patient Education with a Smartphone Application Improve the Quality of Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy?

Lee YJ, Park KS

No abstract available.
Identification of Ulceration in Early Gastric Cancer before Resection is Not Easy: Need for a New Guideline for Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection Indication Based on Endoscopic Image

Lee HL

No abstract available.
Carbon Dioxide Insufflation in Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection: Is It an Urgent Need?

Bang CS, Baik GH

No abstract available.

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