Fibrin sealant for closure of mucosal penetration at the cardia during peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM).


Cardiac mucosal penetrations occurred during peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) in two patients with achalasia, and were treated by fibrin sealant. Case 1 was a 27-year-old man with dysphagia for over 1 year who underwent endoscopic botulinum injection, but dysphagia reoccurred just weeks later. During tunnel establishment a penetration was caused, probably… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1309358


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