Clinical and endoscopic predictors for intraprocedural mucosal injury during per-oral endoscopic myotomy

Post written by Ping-Hong Zhou, MD, PhD, from the Endoscopy Center and Endoscopy Research Institute, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China. We aimed to explore the characteristics, predictors, and management approaches of intraprocedural mucosal injury. As the mucosal flap is the only barrier between the mediastinum and esophageal lumen during per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM), mucosal …

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