Buried lumen-apposing metal stent (LAMS) following endoscopic ultrasound-guided gallbladder drainage: the LAMS-in-LAMS rescue treatment.

@article{Ligresti2018BuriedLM,
  title={Buried lumen-apposing metal stent (LAMS) following endoscopic ultrasound-guided gallbladder drainage: the LAMS-in-LAMS rescue treatment.},
  author={Dario Ligresti and Fabio Cipolletta and Michele Amata and Marta Cimavilla and Mario Traina and Ilaria Tarantino},
  journal={Endoscopy},
  year={2018},
  volume={50 8},
  pages={
          822-823
        }
}
A 70-year-old woman with jaundice who had been diagnosed with unresectable malignant distal biliary stricture underwent endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided gallbladder drainage following failed endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). EUS-guided bile duct drainage was impractical because of the presence of an intervening vessel, and an EUS… CONTINUE READING