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Ocular Melanoma Recurrence Presenting as Cholestatic Jaundice due to Periampullary Area Metastases

Anastasiadis S, Xanthis A, Kountouras J, Katsinelos P

No abstract available.
The “Bilio-Papillary Z Line”: Proposal for a Novel Quality Indicator of Direct Cholangioscopy

Zimmer V

No abstract available.
Magnifying Endoscopy for Esophageal Ectopic Sebaceous Glands

Jeon MS, Kim GH, Jeong DY, Park BK, Lee MW, Lee SJ, Park DY

Ectopic sebaceous glands are found very rarely in the esophagus; heretofore, several cases have been reported. The sebaceous gland is originally a source of an endodermal origin; however, there have...
Removal of Esophageal Variceal Bands to Salvage Complete Esophageal Obstruction

Jalil AA, Hammoud G, Ibdah JA, Samiullah

Esophageal varices develop in almost half of the patients with cirrhosis, and variceal hemorrhage constitutes an ominous sign with an increased risk of mortality. Variceal banding is considered an effective...
Mis-sizing of Adenomatous Polyps is Common among Endoscopists and Impacts Colorectal Cancer Screening Recommendations

Pham T, Bajaj A, Berberi L, Hu C, Taleban S

BACKGROUND/AIMS: To determine the accuracy of identifying ≥6-mm adenomatous polyps during colonoscopy and define its impact on subsequent interval screening. METHODS: We conducted a retrospective study of patients who underwent colonoscopies...
Factors Affecting Endoscopic Curative Resection of Gastric Cancer in the Population-Based Screening Era

Mun YG, Choi MG, Lim CH, Lee HH, Kang DH, Park JM, Song KY

BACKGROUND/AIMS: Since population-based screening for gastric cancer in Korea was implemented, endoscopic treatment of early gastric cancer has become increasingly popular. This study investigates factors affecting endoscopic curative resection of...
Long-Term Survival and Tumor Recurrence in Patients with Superficial Esophageal Cancer after Complete Non-Curative Endoscopic Resection: A Single-Center Case Series

Lee JW, Cho CJ, Kim DH, Ahn JY, Lee JH, Choi KD, Song HJ, Park SR, Lee HJ, Kim YH, Lee GH, Jung HY, Kim SB, Kim JH, Park SI

BACKGROUND/AIMS: To report the long-term survival and tumor recurrence outcomes in patients with superficial esophageal cancer (SEC) after complete non-curative endoscopic resection (ER). METHODS: We retrieved ER data for 24 patients...
Experimental Study to Develop a Method for Improving Sample Collection to Monitor Laryngoscopes after Reprocessing

Ditommaso , Giacomuzzi M, Ricciardi , Zotti C

BACKGROUND/AIMS: The microbiological surveillance of endoscopes and automated flexible endoscope reprocessing have been proven to be two of the most difficult and controversial areas of infection control in endoscopy. The...
Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Gallbladder Drainage Using a Lumen-Apposing Metal Stent for Acute Cholecystitis: A Systematic Review

Jain D, Bhandari B, Agrawal N, Singhal S

Surgery remains the standard treatment for acute cholecystitis except in high-risk candidates where percutaneous transhepatic gallbladder drainage (PT-GBD), endoscopic transpapillary cystic duct stenting (ET-CDS), and endoscopic ultrasound-guided gallbladder drainage (EUS-GBD)...
De-novo Gastrointestinal Anastomosis with Lumen Apposing Metal Stent

Jain D, Chhoda A, Sharma A, Singhal S

Gastric outlet obstruction, afferent or efferent limb obstruction, and biliary obstruction among patients with altered anatomy often require surgical intervention which is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Endoscopic dilation...
Training in Bariatric and Metabolic Endoscopic Therapies

Jirapinyo , Thompson C

Bariatric endoscopy is an emerging subspecialty for gastroenterologists encompassing a broad array of procedures including primary endoscopic bariatric and metabolic therapies and the treatment of complications of bariatric surgery. In...
Small Bowel Endoscopic Bariatric Therapies

Gong EJ, Kim DH

Endoscopic bariatric therapies that emulate some of the principles of bariatric surgery have been developed as a less invasive option for the treatment of obesity and related comorbidities. Small bowel...
Experimental Gastric Non-Balloon Devices

Choi YI, Kim KO

Endoscopic bariatric therapies (EBTs) are promising alternatives to the conventional surgeries used to treat obesity and related metabolic conditions, targeting gastrointestinal anatomical and physiological processes. Many EBTs are at various...
Currently Available Non-Balloon Devices

Lee HL

Obesity and metabolic syndrome are known to have an impact on the economy. Obesity and metabolic syndrome affect about 40% population in the America alone, and with about 400 million...
Various Intragastric Balloons Under Clinical Investigation

Choi SJ, Choi HS

Obesity is a chronic disease with an exponentially increasing incidence rate, and its negative effects are well documented in numerous studies. As a result, the importance of bariatric therapy cannot...
Importance of the Size of Adenomatous Polyps in Determining Appropriate Colonoscopic Surveillance Intervals

Koo HS, Huh KC

No abstract available.
The More, the Better: Is This True in Endoscopy for Gastric Cancer Screening?

Jeon SW

No abstract available.
Non-Curative Endoscopic Resection for Superficial Esophageal Cancer

Kim EH, Park JC

No abstract available.
What is the Best Sampling Method to Monitor the Effect of Endoscopy Reprocessing?

Chung KH, Jang BI

No abstract available.

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