Case report of EUS-guided endoscopic transduodenal necrosectomy in a patient with sleeve gastrectomy

@inproceedings{Sarkar2016CaseRO,
  title={Case report of EUS-guided endoscopic transduodenal necrosectomy in a patient with sleeve gastrectomy},
  author={Avik Sarkar and Ragui Sadek and Matthew E. Lissauer and Swati Pawa},
  booktitle={BMC obesity},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND After an acute attack of pancreatitis, walled-off pancreatic fluid collections (PFC) occur in approximately 10 % of cases. Drainage of the cavity is recommended when specific indications are met. Endoscopic drainage has been adopted as the main intervention for symptomatic walled-off PFC. Altered gastric anatomy in these patients poses an… CONTINUE READING