The effect of chromoendoscopy on the diagnostic improvement of gastric ulcers by endoscopists with different levels of experience.

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BACKGROUND In recent years chromoendoscopy has become popular as a diagnostic enhancement tool in endoscopy. Using the macroscopic description of gastric ulcers, experienced endoscopists may be able to differentiate malignant and benign lesions. The aim of our study was to determine whether indigo carmine staining improves the ulcer differentiation by… (More)

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@article{Raiu2005TheEO, title={The effect of chromoendoscopy on the diagnostic improvement of gastric ulcers by endoscopists with different levels of experience.}, author={Nadia Raţiu and Heiko C. Rath and Roland Buettner and Cornelia Maria Gelbmann and Frank H. Klebl and Frank Kullmann and Gerhard Rogler and Ulrike G. Strauch and Juergen Schoelmerich and Helmuth Messmann}, journal={Romanian journal of gastroenterology}, year={2005}, volume={14 3}, pages={239-44} }