EUS-guided pancreaticogastrostomy: analysis of its efficacy to drain inaccessible pancreatic ducts.

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BACKGROUND EUS-guided pancreaticogastrostomy (EPG) has been reported as an alternative to surgery in cases of pancreatic stricture where ERCP is unsuccessful. OBJECTIVE We analyzed our 3-year experience with this innovative technique. DESIGN Patients with failed ERCP for pancreatic drainage were offered EPG over a 3-year period and were followed up… (More)

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@article{Kahaleh2007EUSguidedPA, title={EUS-guided pancreaticogastrostomy: analysis of its efficacy to drain inaccessible pancreatic ducts.}, author={Michel Kahaleh and Alfredo J Hernandez and Jeffrey L. Tokar and Reid Adams and Vanessa M. Shami and Paul Yeaton}, journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy}, year={2007}, volume={65 2}, pages={224-30} }