Stepwise endoscopic resection

 Alejandro L. Suarez, MD, from the Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina, USA writes about this video case "Stepwise endoscopic resection of a large gastric lipoma causing gastric outlet obstruction and GI bleeding." Lipomas of the gastrointestinal tract are slow growing tumors commonly found incidentally. …

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EUS-guided gastrojejunostomy for managing GOO

Vivek Kumbhari, MD from the Department of Medicine and Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions in Baltimore, Maryland, USA shares this VideoGIE case, "EUS-guided gastrojejunostomy for management of complete gastric outlet obstruction." An 86-year-old female presents for management of gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) secondary to locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma. An …

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EUS-guided gastroduodenostomy for GOO

Ryan Law, DO, from the Division of Gastroenterology at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, presents this VideoGIE case, "EUS-guided gastroduodenostomy for gastric outlet obstruction related to chronic pancreatitis." We present a patient with gastric outlet obstruction from chronic pancreatitis who underwent EUS-guided gastroduodenostomy to relieve her obstruction. Her CT scan demonstrated …

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Cholecystoduodenostomy and duodenal stenting

Ryan Law, DO, from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, in Chicago, Illinois, USA presents this video case "Cholecystoduodenostomy and duodenal stenting for relief of biliary and gastric outlet obstruction." Our case describes the placement of a lumen-apposing stent into the gallbladder followed by placement of an uncovered metal duodenal stent for palliation in a …

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Treatment for malignant gastric outlet obstruction

Chan Hyuk Park, MD and Jun Chul Park, MD from the Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Severance Hospital, Institute of Gastroenterology at Yonsei University College of Medicine in Seoul, Republic of Korea discuss their article "Impact of carcinomatosis and ascites status on long-term outcomes of palliative treatment for patients with gastric outlet obstruction …

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Author Discussion Series- Ding Shi

An Original Article from the August issue “Individualization of metal stents for management of gastric outlet obstruction caused by distal stomach cancer: a prospective study" by Ding Shi, MM, Yin-su Bao, MM, Yong-pan Liu, MM Ding Shi, MM, from the First People’s Hospital of Yuhang District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, discusses his study "Individualization of …

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