Clips and colonic polypectomy

Abstract

In the treatment of polyps of the colon, clips — introduced via the colonofiberscope — have two uses: First, the clip allows exact localization of the base of an endoscopically resected polyp. This is important to the surgeon when the polyp is degenerated. Second, when the polyp is stalked, the clip prevents bleeding from the section site. Au cours du… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02973924

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