“Underwater” ESD for superficial esophageal neoplasms

Post written by Tomofumi Akasaka from the Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology at Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease. In this study, we used a bipolar needle-knife with a water jet function (Jet B-knife; Zeon Medical, Tokyo, Japan). After a circumferential incision, as performed for conventional ESD, esophageal lumen was filled and submucosal injection with …

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