Partially versus fully covered self-expanding metal stents for benign and malignant esophageal conditions: a single center experience


Seven G. , Irani S., Ross A. S. , Gan S. I. , Gluck M., Low D., ...Daha Fazla

SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, cilt.27, sa.6, ss.2185-2192, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 27 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00464-012-2738-x
  • Dergi Adı: SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.2185-2192

Özet

Fully covered self-expanding metal stents (FCSEMS), unlike partially covered SEMS (PCSEMS), have been used to treat benign as well as malignant conditions. We aimed to evaluate the outcome of PCSEMS and FCSEMS in patients with both benign and malignant esophageal diseases.