Endoscopic submucosal dissection of early cancers, flat adenomas, and submucosal tumors in the gastrointestinal tract.

@article{Probst2009EndoscopicSD,
  title={Endoscopic submucosal dissection of early cancers, flat adenomas, and submucosal tumors in the gastrointestinal tract.},
  author={Andreas Probst and Daniela Golger and Hans Martin Arnholdt and Helmut Messmann},
  journal={Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={149-55}
}
BACKGROUND & AIMS Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) is a promising technique in the treatment of large premalignant and early malignant gastrointestinal lesions. In contrast to Japan and Asian countries, few data are available from Western countries. The objective of this study was to assess the feasibility of ESD in a European center, with special… CONTINUE READING