Evaluation of efficacy of endoscopic incision method in postoperative benign anastomotic strictures of gastrointestinal system

@inproceedings{Avcioglu2015EvaluationOE,
  title={Evaluation of efficacy of endoscopic incision method in postoperative benign anastomotic strictures of gastrointestinal system},
  author={Ufuk Avcioglu and Şehmus {\"O}lmez and Tuğrul P{\"u}rnak and Ersan {\"O}zaslan and Emin Altıparmak},
  booktitle={Archives of medical science : AMS},
  year={2015}
}
INTRODUCTION Postoperative benign anastomotic strictures (POBAS) which develop after surgical resections of the gastrointestinal system (GIS) present with symptoms depending on location of the stricture. Diagnosis is confirmed by endoscopic and radiological methods. Although bougie or balloon dilatation is preferred in management, the endoscopic incision method (EIM) is also used with considerable success. In this trial, we aimed to evaluate EIM, which is one of the endoscopic dilatation… CONTINUE READING