Post-Sphincterotomy Bleeding: Who, What, When, and How


Endoscopic biliary sphincterotomy (ES) is the cornerstone of therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). Bleeding is one of the most frequent complications following ES. Rates of post-ES bleeding vary widely and its presentation may be immediate (intraprocedural) or several days later. Clinically, bleeding can range from insignificant… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2007.01563.x


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