Endoscopic ultrasound: Current roles and future directions

Abstract

Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), developed in the 1980s, was initially predominantly used for guidance of fine needle aspiration; the last 25 years, however, have witnessed a major expansion of EUS to various applications, both diagnostic and therapeutic. EUS has become much more than a tool to differentiate different tissue densities; tissue can now be… (More)
DOI: 10.4253/wjge.v9.i10.499

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@inproceedings{Friedberg2017EndoscopicUC, title={Endoscopic ultrasound: Current roles and future directions}, author={Scott R Friedberg and Jesse Lachter}, booktitle={World journal of gastrointestinal endoscopy}, year={2017} }