Feasibility of per-oral cholecystoscopy and advanced gallbladder interventions after EUS-guided gallbladder stenting (with video).

@article{Chan2017FeasibilityOP,
  title={Feasibility of per-oral cholecystoscopy and advanced gallbladder interventions after EUS-guided gallbladder stenting (with video).},
  author={Shannon Melissa Chan and Anthony Yuen Bun Teoh and Hon Chi Yip and Vivien Wai Yin Wong and Philip Wai Yan Chiu and Enders Kwok Wai Ng},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={2017},
  volume={85 6},
  pages={
          1225-1232
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS The recent development of EUS-guided gallbladder drainage (EGBD) with a lumen-apposing stent has made endoscopic assessment and advanced gallbladder interventions via the stent possible. The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility and safety of per-oral cholecystoscopy and the types of gallbladder interventions that can be performed. METHODS This was a retrospective review conducted in the Prince of Wales Hospital from June 2012 to March 2016. All patients who had… CONTINUE READING
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