Efficacy of EUS-guided and ERCP-guided biliary drainage for malignant biliary obstruction

Post written by Young Sik Woo, MD and Kwang Hyuck Lee, MD, from the Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University College of Medicine, and the Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. The standard treatment of obstructive jaundice has been …

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EUS-guided biliary drainage for internalization of percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage

Post written by Ryan Law, DO, from the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. We present a case of a 59-year-old man with stage IV colorectal cancer with extensive metastatic disease to his liver who underwent EUS-guided internalization of his percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage (PTBD) catheter utilizing an EUS-guided hepaticogastrostomy …

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Effectiveness of a newly designed antireflux valve metal stent

Jong Ho Moon, MD, PhD, and colleagues from the Digestive Disease Center and Research Institute, Departments of Internal Medicine, SoonChunHyang, University School of Medicine, in Bucheon and Seoul, South Korea discuss this Original Article, "Effectiveness of a newly designed antireflux valve metal stent to reduce duodenobiliary reflux in patients with unresectable distal malignant biliary obstruction: …

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Author Discussion Series- Do Hyun Park

An Original Article from the July issue of GIE: "Prospective evaluation of a treatment algorithm with enhanced guidewire manipulation protocol for EUS-guided biliary drainage after failed ERCP (with video)" by Do Hyun Park, MD, PhD, Seung Uk Jeong, MD, Byung Uk Lee, MD, Sang Soo Lee, MD, PhD, Dong-Wan Seo, MD, PhD, Sung Koo Lee, …

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