The indications for endoscopic dissection have been expanded to improve the quality of life of patients with early gastric cancer (EGC). This study aimed to develop a nomogram to predict the status of lymph node metastasis with the aim of avoiding unnecessary gastrectomies.
A novel fork-tip fine-needle biopsy (FNB) needle has recently been introduced for endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided sampling. The aim of this study was to compare the performance of fork-tip FNB histology and standard fine-needle aspiration (FNA) cytology in the diagnosis of solid pancreatic masses.
Aiming at reducing the overall burden of care, this Position Statement from the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) reviews current guidelines in field of gastrointestinal endoscopy and emphasizes those situations in which no surveillance is recommended.
Issues per year : 12 Volume : 52 Year : 2020 ISSN : 0013-726X