Endoscopic resection of large colorectal polyps using a clipping method.

@article{Iida1994EndoscopicRO,
  title={Endoscopic resection of large colorectal polyps using a clipping method.},
  author={Yoshirou Iida and Soichirou Miura and Yoshinori Munemoto and Yoshio Kasahara and Yoshiyuki Asada and Daisyu Toya and Minoru Fujisawa},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={1994},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={179-80}
}
PURPOSE In conventional endoscopic snare polypectomy, bleeding and perforation are the principal concerns. To prevent these complications, we employ an endoscopic clipping technique using the HX-3L clipping apparatus. METHODS With this method, clips are used to clamp the base of a polyp. A snare is hung peripheral to the clips. The polyp is then resected… CONTINUE READING