Endoscopic retrieval of proximally migrated biliary and pancreatic stents: experience of a large referral center.

@article{Lahoti1998EndoscopicRO,
  title={Endoscopic retrieval of proximally migrated biliary and pancreatic stents: experience of a large referral center.},
  author={Sheela L Lahoti and Marc F. Catalano and Joseph E. Geenen and Michael J Schmalz},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={1998},
  volume={47 6},
  pages={486-91}
}
BACKGROUND Proximal migration of a biliary or pancreatic stent is an infrequent event but its management can be technically challenging. METHODS Review of all cases of proximally migrated biliary and pancreatic stents over a 10-year period at a referral pancreatic-biliary center. Data abstracted from patient records included indication for stenting, method of presentation, success of attempt, and method used. Successful methods were determined by reviewing procedure reports. Follow-up was… CONTINUE READING

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