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An Unusual Mimicker of a Pancreatic Pseudocyst

Choi SA, Kwon CI, Kim G, Kim D, Choi SH

No abstract available.
Metal Stent Placement in the Afferent Loop Obstructed by Peritoneal Metastases—Experience of Five Cases

Kanno Y, Ohira T, Harada Y, Koike Y, Yamagata T, Tanaka M, Shimada T, Ito K

Afferent loop syndrome is often difficult to resolve. Among patients with afferent loop syndrome whose data were extracted from databases, 5 patients in whom metal stent placement was attempted were...
An Unusual Case of Ovarian Carcinomatosis with Microscopic Tumor Embolism Leading to Rectal Ischemia and Perforation

Tang MH, Lim J, Bushmani I, Ng CY

We present an unusual case of advanced ovarian carcinoma with postoperative complications of ischemia and perforation of the rectum as a result of tumor embolism. The interval progression from ischemia...
Ischemic Necrosis of the Gastric Remnant without Splenic Infarction Following Subtotal Gastrectomy

Park HH, Lee HS, Kim JS, Kang SH, Moon HS, Sung JK, Jeong HY, Sul JY

Gastric remnant necrosis after a subtotal gastrectomy is an extremely uncommon complication due to the rich vascular supply of the stomach. Despite its rareness, it must be carefully addressed considering...
Localized Gastric Amyloidosis with Kappa and Lambda Light Chain Co-Expression

Ahn YH, Rhee YY, Choi SC, Seo GS

Esophagogastroduodenoscopy for cancer screening was performed in a 55-year-old woman as part of a health screening program, and revealed a depressed lesion approximately 20 mm in diameter in the lesser...
Pancreatic Necrosectomy through Sinus Tract Endoscopy

Goenka MK, Goenka U, Mujoo M, Tiwary IK, Mahawar S, Rai VK

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Direct endoscopic pancreatic necrosectomy is increasingly being utilized to treat infected or symptomatic walled-off necrosis (WON) located close to the stomach or duodenum. Laterally-placed WON has traditionally been treated...
Capability of Radial- and Convex-Arrayed Echoendoscopes for Visualization of the Pancreatobiliary Junction

Kanno Y, Ito K, Koshita S, Ogawa T, Kusunose H, Masu K, Sakai T, Murabayashi T, Hasegawa S, Kozakai F, Kawakami Y, Fujii Y, Noda Y

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Although both radial- and convex-arrayed endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) scopes are widely used for observational EUS examinations, there have been few comparative studies on their power of visualization. The aim...
Characteristics of Synchronous and Metachronous Multiple Gastric Tumors after Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection of Early Gastric Neoplasm

Lee HJ, Lee YJ, Lee JY, Kim ES, Chung WJ, Jang BK, Park KS, Hwang JS, Cho KB

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) has been widely accepted as a method of treatment of early gastric tumor. This study aimed to identify the incidence and characteristics of multiple gastric...
Infant Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy: Risks or Benefits?

Macchini F, Zanini A, Farris G, Morandi A, Brisighelli G, Gentilino , Fava G, Leva E

BACKGROUND/AIMS: To present a single center's experience with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement in infants. METHODS: Clinical records of infants who underwent PEG tube placement between January 2010 and December...
Metachronous Gastric Cancer Following Curative Endoscopic Resection of Early Gastric Cancer

Abe S, Oda I, Minagawa T, Sekiguchi , Nonaka S, Suzuki H, Yoshinaga , Bhatt A, Saito Y

This review article summarizes knowledge about metachronous gastric cancer (MGC) occurring after curative endoscopic resection (ER) of early gastric cancer (EGC), treatment outcomes of patients who developed MGC, and efficacy...
Revision of Quality Indicators for the Endoscopy Quality Improvement Program of the National Cancer Screening Program in Korea

Min JK, Cha JM, Cho YK, Kim JH, Yoon SM, Im JP, Jung Y, Moon JS, Kim JO, Jeen YT

Gastroscopy and colonoscopy are widely used for the early diagnosis of stomach and colorectal cancer. The present revision integrates recent data regarding previous quality indicators and novel indicators suggested for...
Safety and Complications of Interventional Endoscopic Ultrasound

Saumoy M, Kahaleh M

Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) has become an essential tool for the diagnostic and therapeutic intervention of gastrointestinal diseases. Beyond the drainage of fluid collections, it enables decompression of inaccessible bile and...
Future Perspectives on Endoscopic Ultrasonography-Guided Therapy for Pancreatic Neoplasm

Paik WH, Lee SH, Jang S

Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS)-guided therapy with ethanol injection or catheter-based radiofrequency ablation for pancreatic neoplasm has been conducted as a potential alternate treatment modality for patients who are not eligible for...
Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Portal Pressure Measurement and Interventions

Samarasena JB, Chang KJ

A growing number of studies have explored endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided vascular catheterization. Potential clinical applications of EUS-guided portal venous access include angiography, measurement of the portosystemic pressure gradient, EUS-guided transhepatic...
Contrast Enhanced Harmonic Endoscopic Ultrasound: A Novel Approach for Diagnosis and Management of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

Chhoda A, Jain D, Surabhi VR, Singhal S

The histologic analysis of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) is a common method to detect the mitotic activity and to subsequently determine the risk of GISTs for malignancy. The potential false...
Is Percutaneous Endoscopic Necrosectomy Really Safe and Effective for Symptomatic Laterally Placed Walled-off Necrosis?

Park SW

No abstract available.
Convex versus Radial Echoendoscopes - Comparison of Capability for Evaluating the Pancreatobiliary Junction

Han SY, Kim DU

No abstract available.
Clinical Implications of Synchronous and Metachronous Multiple Gastric Tumors after Endoscopic Resection of Gastric Neoplasms

Shin CM

No abstract available.

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