Safety and efficacy of cap-assisted EMR for sporadic nonampullary duodenal adenomas

Post written by Laith H. Jamil, MD, from the Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. The focus of the study was to assess the efficacy and safety of using a transparent hard straight plastic cap with an outer diameter of 13.9 or 14.9 mm and a crescent-shaped snare for endoscopic removal of sporadic non-ampullary …

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Missed adenomas with behind-folds visualizing colonoscopy technologies

Post written by Eelco C. Brand from the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands. The efficacy of screening and surveillance colonoscopy is reduced by the occurrence of interval-/post-colonoscopy colorectal cancer. One of the factors associated with the occurrence of interval-/post-colonoscopy colorectal cancer is the fact that polyps and adenomas …

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GIE Author Interview Series- Kenneth Binmoeller

Editor-in-Chief Dr. Glenn Eisen interviews Dr. Kenneth Binmoeller about his article "'Underwater' EMR of sporadic laterally spreading nonampullary duodenal adenomas (with video)" from the September issue. Read the article abstract here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOyFfuhA4Ig The information presented in Endoscopedia reflects the opinions of the authors and does not represent the position of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy …

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