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Diagnosis of Meckel's Diverticulum Using Colon Capsule Endoscopy for Small Bowel Investigation

Ciobanu L, Pascu O, Tanțău M

No abstract available.
The “Tenting-into-an-External-Snare Technique”: A Novel Single Channel Traction Approach for Endoscopic Resection of Difficult-to-Access Lesions Using a Wide-Necked Cap

Zimmer V, Emrich K

No abstract available.
Primary Colonic Follicular Lymphoma Presenting as Four Diminutive Sessile Polyps Found Incidentally During Colonoscopy

Jin S, Lee HS, Jeong JY, Jo YW

Follicular lymphomas, which typically arise in the lymph nodes with spleen, liver, and bone marrow involvement, have generally low occurrence rates in Asian countries as compared with Western countries. Follicular...
Laparoscopic Resection of a Jejunal Inflammatory Fibroid Polyp that Caused Occult Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Diagnosed via Capsule Endoscopy and Double-Balloon Enteroscopy: A Case Report

Kameda C, Miwa H, Kawabata R, Marukawa D, Murakami M, Noura S, Shimizu J, Hasegawa J

An inflammatory fibroid polyp (IFP) is a mesenchymal tumor of the gastrointestinal tract. IFPs in the small intestine are the most frequently detected with symptoms, such as abdominal pain and...
Stomach Perforation Caused by Ingesting Liquid Nitrogen: A Case Report on the Effect of a Dangerous Snack

Kim DW

We report our experience with a case of stomach perforation after accidental ingestion of liquid nitrogen. A 13-year-old boy ate a snack at an amusement park and began to complain...
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography in Nonagenarian Patients: Is It Really Safe?

Sobani ZA, Yunina D, Abbasi A, Tin K, Simkin D, Rojas M, Tsirlin Y, Mayer I, Rahmani R

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Literature on the safety of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in elderly patients is divided. Based on this we decided to examine the safety of ERCP in nonagenarian patients. METHODS: A...
Endoscopic Features of Mucous Cap Polyps: A Way to Predict Serrated Polyps

Moy BT, Forouhar F, Kuo CL, Devers TJ

BACKGROUND/AIMS: The aims of the study were to identify whether a mucous-cap predicts the presence of serrated polyps, and to determine whether additional endoscopic findings predict the presence of a...
Accuracy of Endoscopic Diagnosis for Mild Atrophic Gastritis Infected with Helicobacter pylori

Okamura T, Iwaya Y, Kitahara K, Suga T, Tanaka E

BACKGROUND/AIMS: This study examined the accuracy of endoscopic evaluation for determining the Helicobacter pylori infection status in patients with mild atrophy who might not exhibit characteristic endoscopic findings. METHODS: Forty endoscopists...
Prevalence of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Adult Patients with Upper Gastrointestinal Symptoms in a Locality in Upper Egypt

Fouad M, Fouad YM, Mokareb HA, Mohamed EA, Abdel-Rehim DM

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is gaining importance in the diagnosis of upper gastrointestinal (UGI) symptoms. Diagnosis is based on the clinical presentation of esophageal dysfunction and pathological findings in the...
Closing the Gaps: Endoscopic Suturing for Large Submucosal and Full-Thickness Defects

Kukreja K, Chennubhotla S, Bhandari B, Arora A, Singhal S

This article is a systematic review of relevant literature on endoscopic suturing as a primary closure technique for large submucosal and full-thickness defects after endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), endoscopic submucosal...
Quality Indicators in Barrett's Esophagus: Time to Change the Status Quo

Han S, Wani S

The push for high quality care in all fields of medicine highlights the importance of establishing and adhering to quality indicators. In response, several gastrointestinal societies have established quality indicators...
Recent Advance in Colon Capsule Endoscopy: What's New?

Hong SN, Kang SH, Jang HJ, Wallace MB

Colon capsule endoscopy (CCE) is a relatively new diagnostic procedure for patients with suspected colonic diseases. This convenient, noninvasive method enables the physician to explore the entire colon without significant...
Current Status of Interpretation of Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy

Kim SH, Yang DH, Kim JS

Capsule endoscopy (CE) has revolutionized direct small bowel imaging and is widely used in clinical practice. Remote visualization of bowel images enables painless, well-tolerated endoscopic examinations. Small bowel CE has...
Evaluation of Gastric Disease with Capsule Endoscopy

Nam SJ, Lee HS, Lim YJ

The clinical indication for capsule endoscopy has expanded from small bowel evaluation to include esophagus or colon evaluation. Nevertheless, the role of capsule endoscopy in evaluation of the stomach is...
Current and Future Use of Esophageal Capsule Endoscopy

Park J, Cho YK, Kim JH

Capsule endoscopy can be a diagnostic option for patients with esophageal diseases who cannot tolerate esophagogastroduodenoscopy.Functional modifications of the capsule allow for thorough examination of the esophagus. Esophageal capsule endoscopy...
Age is Important, but Patient Status is also Important in Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

Lee DW, Kim HG

No abstract available.
How to Detect Sessile Serrated Adenoma/Polyps

Kim ER, Chang DK

No abstract available.
Accuracy of Endoscopic Diagnosis of Mild Atrophic Gastritis with Helicobacter pylori Infection

Kim DB, Chung WC

No abstract available.
Changing Concept of the Prevalence of Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Visible and Hidden Patients

Lee H

No abstract available.

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