Biliary Stent Implantation

Known as: Biliary Stenting, biliary stents 
Surgical placement of a plastic or metal tube into the bile duct to treat bile duct stricture.
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1950-2017
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND In unresectable malignant bile duct obstruction in a patient with a life expectancy longer than 3 months, the use of… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
5-fluorouracil, leucovorin, irinotecan and oxaliplatin (FOLFIRINOX) is superior to gemcitabine in patients with metastatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS The introduction of self-expandable metal stents has offered a promising alternative for palliation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND & AIMS Biliary strictures occur in a third of patients with autoimmune pancreatitis and have been termed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Few pancreatic cancers are suitable for surgery and few respond to chemoradiation. Photodynamic therapy produces local… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND For many years the prognosis for patients with biliary malignancies has been poor. However, recent advances in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Endoscopic biliary stenting is the most common method of treating obstructive jaundice. We present a new technique of biliary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Computerized tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and transabdominal ultrasound frequently fail to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE The authors provide the results of follow-up evaluation after combined surgical and radiologic management of 89… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Endoscopic insertion of biliary stents is the preferred method of palliation for inoperable malignant biliary obstruction… (More)
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