Fluoroscopically guided balloon dilation of anastomotic strictures after total gastrectomy: Long-term results

Young Kwon Cho, Ji Hoon Shin, Byung Shik Kim, Jung Hwan Yook, Ho Young Song, Jin Hyung Kim, Jae Ik Bae

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the radiologic and clinical effectiveness and long-term results of fluoroscopically guided balloon dilation of anastomotic strictures after total gastrectomy. CONCLUSION. Fluoroscopically guided balloon dilation is effective and safe and has encouraging long-term results in the management of benign anastomotic strictures after total gastrectomy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)647-651
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Volume188
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2007
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Fluoroscopy
  • Gastrectomy
  • Interventional radiology
  • Stomach

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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