A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Endoscopic Steroid Injection Therapy for Recalcitrant Esophageal Peptic Strictures


BACKGROUND AND AIMS:The aim of the study was to examine whether endoscopic intralesional corticosteroid injection into recalcitrant peptic esophageal strictures reduces the need for repeat stricture dilation.METHODS:Patients with a peptic esophageal stricture and recurrent dysphagia having had at least one dilation in the preceding 18 months were enrolled… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2005.00331.x


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