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.
- Interventional radiology
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging