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Laparoscopic-assisted enteroscopy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20412658     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This case demonstrates that laparoscopic-assisted enteroscopy (LAE) is a safe and effective technique to aid diagnosis and treatment of small bowel lesions that are difficult to identify with traditional and advanced imaging and interventional techniques. In patients where definite bowel lesions are identified on small bowel capsule endoscopy or small bowel enteroscopy, LAE can be extremely valuable in pinpointing the lesion intra-operatively. This technique may have certain merit for laparoscopic Crohn's stricturoplasty.
Authors:
S Baker; A Nisar; A G Paice; Y Abdulaal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England     Volume:  92     ISSN:  1478-7083     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann R Coll Surg Engl     Publication Date:  2010 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-04-23     Completed Date:  2010-05-17     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7506860     Medline TA:  Ann R Coll Surg Engl     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  W4-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Maidstone Hospital, Maidstone, UK. susanbaker@doctors.org.uk
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal / methods*
Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage / surgery*
Humans
Ileal Diseases / diagnosis*,  surgery
Laparoscopy / methods
Male

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