Long-term outcomes of endoscopic submucosal dissection for early gastric cancer: a single-center retrospective study.

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BACKGROUND The aim of the present study was to examine the safety and efficacy of endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) for early gastric cancer (EGC) based on the long-term outcomes. PATIENTS AND METHODS From June 2002 to March 2007, ESD was carried out in 472 cases and 570 lesions of EGC. Post-surgical cases and status-unknown cases were excluded. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/den.12099

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@article{Kosaka2014LongtermOO, title={Long-term outcomes of endoscopic submucosal dissection for early gastric cancer: a single-center retrospective study.}, author={Takashi Kosaka and Masaki Endo and Yosuke Toya and Yukito Abiko and Norihiko Kudara and Masaaki Inomata and Toshimi Chiba and Yasuhiro Takikawa and Kazuyuki Suzuki and Tamotsu Sugai}, journal={Digestive endoscopy : official journal of the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society}, year={2014}, volume={26 2}, pages={183-91} }