Calibration of stenosis of the small intestine with marbles.

@article{Bijnen1987CalibrationOS,
  title={Calibration of stenosis of the small intestine with marbles.},
  author={Albert B Bijnen and R H Schreve and D. L. Westbroek},
  journal={Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics},
  year={1987},
  volume={164 2},
  pages={175}
}
A simple and reliable method for the calibration of stenoses in intestinal Crohn's disease, using a marble, is presented. With this procedure, unnecessary resection or stenoplasty can be avoided and adequate passage of intestinal contents throughout the whole length of the small intestine is secured.