Title: An assessment of the efficacy and risks of endoscopic balloon dilatation in corrosive-induced upper gastrointestinal strictures Authors:

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Background Esophageal stricture (ES) and gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) are considered different entities, but in patients injured by the ingestion of corrosive agents, they may occur concurrently. There was no study to investigate the use of endoscopic balloon dilation (EBD) in these strictures simultaneously. The aim of this study is to assess the… (More)

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@inproceedings{Chiu2012TitleAA, title={Title: An assessment of the efficacy and risks of endoscopic balloon dilatation in corrosive-induced upper gastrointestinal strictures Authors:}, author={Yi-Chun Chiu and Keng-Liang Wu and William C E Tam and Ming-Luen Hu and W. K. Tai and Seng-Kee Chuah and King-Wah Chiu and Chang Gung and Lyell McEwin and Niao Sung}, year={2012} }