A new approach to gastrointestinal fistula closure: endoloop and clips technique using double endoscope


PARLAK E., Disibeyaz S. , Koksal A. S. , Umit H., Ulas M.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, vol.24, no.4, pp.464-467, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/meg.0b013e32834f6017
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.464-467

Abstract

Several endoscopic techniques have been described for closure of gastrointestinal fistulas. Herein, we describe a case of iatrogenic gastric fistula successfully treated with a new approach by simultaneous insertion of two endoscopes and using the endoloop and endoclips technique. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24: 464-467 (C) 2012 Wolters Kluwer Health vertical bar Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.