Colorectal endoscopic submucosal dissection: Technical advantages compared to endoscopic mucosal resection and minimally invasive surgery.

@article{Saito2014ColorectalES,
  title={Colorectal endoscopic submucosal dissection: Technical advantages compared to endoscopic mucosal resection and minimally invasive surgery.},
  author={Yutaka Saito and Masayoshi Shiga-gun Yamada and Eriko So and Seiichiro Abe and Taku Sakamoto and Toshiharu Nakajima and Yosuke Otake and Akiko Ono and Takahisa Matsuda},
  journal={Digestive endoscopy : official journal of the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          52-61
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND AIM In recent years, the effectiveness of colorectal endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) has been increasingly reported. Herein, we highlight the most recent developments and technical advantages of colorectal ESD compared to EMR and minimally invasive surgery. METHODS All candidate lesions for ESD were confirmed as being intramucosal tumors by colonoscopy. Presently, the indications for colorectal ESD approved by the Japanese government's medical insurance system are early… CONTINUE READING
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