Symptomatic bacterial contamination of an intragastric balloon.


Commentary The prognosis of patients with primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus is poor, and the mean survival is under 1 year. I might speculate the typically grim prognosis of this exceptionally rare cancer (representing perhaps 1 in a thousand esophageal cancers) is multifactorial: an insidious growth pattern resulting in delayed detection (at… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gie.2013.03.1324


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@article{Madeira2013SymptomaticBC, title={Symptomatic bacterial contamination of an intragastric balloon.}, author={Miguel Madeira and E. Madeira and Erika Paniago Guedes and Thiago Thomaz Mafort and Agnaldo Jos{\'e} Lopes and Rodrigo de Oliveira Moreira and Maria L{\'u}cia Fleiuss de Farias}, journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy}, year={2013}, volume={78 2}, pages={360-1, discussion 361} }