A new technique, which requires a simple surgical gastrostomy without general anesthesia, is described for placement of covered expandable metallic stents. This technique was performed successfully in a patient with malignant obstruction of the gastric antrum, obviating palliative surgical resection.
- Stomach, interventional procedure
- Stomach, stenosis or obstruction, 71143
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging