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    July 2021
  1. NIE H, Wang F, Xiong Q, Dong L, et al
    A novel biliopancreatic duct endoscope combined optical coherence tomography with intraductal ultrasonography for exploring the bile duct: a diagnostic study in a porcine model.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jul 15. pii: S0016-5107(21)01498.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. PRACHAYAKUL V, Rugivarodom M, Nopjaroonsri P, Cheirsilpa K, et al
    Diagnostic power of DNA methylation markers suggestive of cholangiocarcinoma in ERCP-based brush cytology.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jul 12. pii: S0016-5107(21)01485.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. CHHODA A, Dawod S, Grimshaw A, Gunderson C, et al
    Evaluation of diagnostic yield of EUS among patients with asymptomatic common bile duct dilation: systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jul 7. pii: S0016-5107(21)01481.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2021
  4. STASSEN PMC, Goodchild G, de Jonge PJF, Erler NS, et al
    Diagnostic accuracy and interobserver agreement of digital single-operator cholangioscopy for indeterminate biliary strictures.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jun 30. pii: S0016-5107(21)01474.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. KRUSE RL, Huang Y, Shum T, Bai L, et al
    Endoscopic-mediated, biliary hydrodynamic injection mediating clinically relevant levels of gene delivery in pig liver.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jun 28. pii: S0016-5107(21)01463.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. KO C, Buxbaum J
    Do the 2019 ASGE choledocholithiasis guidelines reduce diagnostic ERCP?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:1360-1361.
    PubMed    


  7. PISIPATI S, Chandrasekar VT, Faigel DO, Fukami N, et al
    Emphysematous cholangitis with pneumoperitoneum at ERCP.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jun 1. pii: S0016-5107(21)01409.
    PubMed    


  8. HASHIMOTO Y, Kumahara K, Ueda Y, Tahara M, et al
    Cholangioscopic finding of severe hemorrhagic cholangitis associated with immune-related adverse events.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jun 1. pii: S0016-5107(21)01408.
    PubMed    


    May 2021
  9. BUXBAUM JL, Buitrago C, Lee A, Elmunzer BJ, et al
    ASGE guideline on the management of cholangitis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 May 19. pii: S0016-5107(20)35111.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. JANG SI, Nahm JH, Kwon NH, Jeong S, et al
    Clinical utility of methionyl-tRNA synthetase 1 immunostaining in cytologic brushings of indeterminate biliary strictures: a multicenter prospective study.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 May 6. pii: S0016-5107(21)01324.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. ZIMMER V
    Direct cholangioscopic visualization of gallbladder cancer ingrowth into an open-cell, laser-cut hilar stent.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 May 6. pii: S0016-5107(21)01329.
    PubMed    


  12. JAGTAP N, Tandan M, Lakhtakia S, Reddy DN, et al
    Current practice guidelines for suspected choledocholithiasis: new questions for a common problem.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:1201-1202.
    PubMed    


  13. TEOH AYB, Leung CH
    Response.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:1204.
    PubMed    


  14. LI Z, Jiao D, Han X
    More details are needed about the use of propensity score matching analysis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:1203-1204.
    PubMed    


  15. SINGH AD, Mehta NA, Bhatt A, Burke CA, et al
    Endoscopic papillectomy in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis: Does one size fit all?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:1202.
    PubMed    


    April 2021
  16. DE JONG DM, Cahen DL
    Endoscopic radiofrequency ablation to prolong survival for unresectable extrahepatic biliary cancer.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Apr 26. pii: S0016-5107(21)00139.
    PubMed    


  17. BUXBAUM J, Qumseya B, Wani S
    Toward an evidence-based approach for cholangitis diagnosis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Apr 24. pii: S0016-5107(21)01314.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. SHIN IS, Moon JH, Lee YN, Kim HK, et al
    The use of peroral cholangioscopy to screen for neoplastic bile duct lesions in patients with bile duct stones (with videos) (cholangioscopy to screen for neoplastic lesion).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Apr 15. pii: S0016-5107(21)01245.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. RIMBAS M, Crino SF, Rizzatti G, La Greca A, et al
    EUS-guided gallbladder drainage: Where will we go next?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Apr 9. pii: S0016-5107(21)01176.
    PubMed    


  20. MAKAR M, Tyberg A
    Time to face the facts: EUS gallbladder drainage is here to stay.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:805-806.
    PubMed    


    March 2021
  21. HAN S, Kahaleh M, Sharaiah RZ, Tarnasky PR, et al
    Probe-based confocal laser endomicroscopy in the evaluation of dominant strictures in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis: results of a U.S. multicenter prospective trial.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Mar 30. pii: S0016-5107(21)00266.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. STORM AC, Vargas EJ, Chin JY, Chandrasekhara V, et al
    Transpapillary gallbladder stent placement for long-term therapy of acute cholecystitis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Mar 30. pii: S0016-5107(21)00264.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. KRAFFT MR, Freeman ML
    Precut biliary sphincterotomy in ERCP: Don't reach for the needle-knife quite so fast!
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:594-596.
    PubMed    


  24. BARON TH
    EUS-guided gallbladder drainage is as good as laparoscopic cholecystectomy for symptomatic cholelithiasis: Wait!...what?!
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:584-585.
    PubMed    


    February 2021
  25. CALDERON AJ, Irabien M
    Endoscopic removal by ERCP of a foreign body (bullet) in the common bile duct.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0016-5107(21)00111.
    PubMed    


  26. OFORI E, Robbins G, Darwin P
    A heart-shaped calculus in the bile duct: a difficult stone extraction requiring papillary dilation and mechanical lithotripsy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb 5. pii: S0016-5107(21)00107.
    PubMed    


  27. ZIMMER V, Heinrich C
    Direct endoscopic visualization of putative biliary tract pneumatosis cysts by ultra-slim cholangioscopy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb 2. pii: S0016-5107(21)00093.
    PubMed    


  28. VENKATACHALAPATHY SV, James MW, Huggett M, Paranandi B, et al
    Utility of palliative EUS-guided biliary drainage using lumen-apposing metal stents: a prospective multicenter feasibility study (with video).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb 2. pii: S0016-5107(21)00090.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. MURCIO-PEREZ E, Tellez-Avila FI, Tepox-Padron A
    Antiplatelet and/or anticoagulant treatment during EUS-guided biliary drainage: All in the same pocket?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:536-537.
    PubMed    


  30. HASAN MK, Yousaf MS, Tehami N, Ala K, et al
    Optimal stent placement strategy for malignant hilar biliary obstruction: a management dilemma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:532-533.
    PubMed    


  31. FISHMAN DS, Barth B, Man-Wai Tsai C, Giefer M, et al
    A prospective multicenter analysis from the Pediatric ERCP Database Initiative: predictors of choledocholithiasis at ERCP in pediatric patients.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb 1. pii: S0016-5107(21)00091.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. XIA MX, Hu B
    Response.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:533-534.
    PubMed    


    January 2021
  33. CAI J, Chandrasekar VT, Pannala R
    Endoscopic visualization of lymphangitic spread of metastatic cholangiocarcinoma to the duodenum.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jan 21. pii: S0016-5107(21)00036.
    PubMed    


  34. LEVENICK JM, Maranki JL
    ERCP is superior to percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage in unresectable pancreatic head cancer, but should everyone be decompressed?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2021;93:163-164.
    PubMed    


    December 2020
  35. GAO DJ, Yang JF, Ma SR, Wu J, et al
    Endoscopic radiofrequency ablation plus plastic stent placement versus stent placement alone for unresectable extrahepatic biliary cancer: a multicenter randomized controlled trial.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Dec 23. pii: S0016-5107(20)35095.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. BARON TH, Lappas BM
    Successful EUS-guided cystoduodenostomy of a large hepatic cyst causing biliary obstruction.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Dec 8. pii: S0016-5107(20)35033.
    PubMed    


  37. NAGA M, Wahba M, Naga YM
    Changing ERCP position to help in differentiating Mirizzi syndrome from cholangiocarcinoma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Dec 7. pii: S0016-5107(20)35032.
    PubMed    


  38. MOSADEGHI S, Freeman ML
    Optimal stent placement for malignant hilar biliary obstruction.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:1275.
    PubMed    


  39. GADDAM S, Cote GA
    The importance of the "endoscopic oncologist" in the treatment of nonoperable cholangiocarcinoma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:1213-1215.
    PubMed    


  40. DAS R, Slivka A
    Fully covered metal stents versus plastic stents: The new kid on the block or the old standby?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:1225-1227.
    PubMed    


  41. ZIMMER V
    Ultraslim cystic remnant ductoscopy for stone clearance under direct endoscopic vision.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:1268-1269.
    PubMed    


    November 2020
  42. CHANDRAN A, Rashtak S, Patil P, Gottlieb A, et al
    Comparing diagnostic accuracy of current practice guidelines in predicting choledocholithiasis: outcomes from a large healthcare system comprising both academic and community setting.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Nov 5. pii: S0016-5107(20)34939.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2020
  43. MIHAJLO G, Gehad G
    ERCP after percutaneous cholecystostomy: methylene blue-assisted biliary cannulation for diminutive papilla.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Oct 29. pii: S0016-5107(20)34930.
    PubMed    


  44. TAHA R, Khamaysi I
    ERCP for severe acute cholangitis: critical timing.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:984.
    PubMed    


  45. IQBAL U, Khara HS, Shellenberger MJ
    Response.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:984-985.
    PubMed    


    September 2020
  46. PODBOY A, Yuan J, Stave CD, Chan SM, et al
    Comparison of EUS-guided endoscopic transpapillary and percutaneous gallbladder drainage for acute cholecystitis: a systematic review with network meta-analysis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Sep 25. pii: S0016-5107(20)34842.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. ZIMMER V, Bier B
    Cholangioscopic characterization of type II Mirizzi syndrome associated with multifocal intraductal papillary neoplasm of the bile duct (with video).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Sep 10. pii: S0016-5107(20)34759.
    PubMed    


  48. ISHIDA Y, Okabe Y, Hisaka T, Naito Y, et al
    Mass-forming adenomyomatosis in extrahepatic bile duct.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Sep 8. pii: S0016-5107(20)34751.
    PubMed    


  49. ARVANITAKIS M
    Endoscopic transpapillary gallbladder stent placement for high-risk patients with cholecystitis: an oldie but still a goodie.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:645-647.
    PubMed    


  50. BANG JY, Varadarajulu S
    The promise of EUS-guided hepaticogastrostomy: miles to go before we sleep, and miles to go before we sleep.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:632-633.
    PubMed    


    August 2020
  51. LEE JH
    How far have we come in the design of biliary stents: Are biodegradable stents ready for prime time?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:412-414.
    PubMed    


  52. SINGHI AD, Slivka A
    Evaluation of indeterminate biliary strictures: Is there life on MARS?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:320-322.
    PubMed    


  53. BHATT A, Mankaney G, Burke CA
    Approach to resection of adenomas of the papilla: Should familial adenomatous polyposis change the approach?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:331-333.
    PubMed    


  54. ANGSUWATCHARAKON P, Ahmed O, Lynch PM, Lum P, et al
    Management of ampullary adenomas in familial adenomatous polyposis syndrome: 16 years of experience from a tertiary cancer center.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;92:323-330.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    July 2020
  55. ROBLES-MEDRANDA C, Oleas R, Sanchez-Carriel M, Olmos JI, et al
    Vascularity can distinguish neoplastic from non-neoplastic bile duct lesions during digital single-operator cholangioscopy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Jul 21. pii: S0016-5107(20)34576.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2020
  56. TEOH AYB, Leung CH, Tam PTH, Au Yeung KKY, et al
    EUS-guided gallbladder drainage versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis: a propensity score analysis with 1-year follow-up data.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Jun 29. pii: S0016-5107(20)34532.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. CHOE JW, Kim SY, Lee DW, Hyun JJ, et al
    Incidence and risk factors for postoperative common bile duct stones in patients undergoing endoscopic extraction and subsequent cholecystectomy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Jun 26. pii: S0016-5107(20)34524.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. MCKENZIE P, Adler DG
    Spontaneous cholecystogastric fistula treated endoscopically.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Jun 22. pii: S0016-5107(20)34469.
    PubMed    


    May 2020
  59. POLEY JW, Ponchon T, Puespoek A, Bruno M, et al
    Fully covered self-expanding metal stents for benign biliary stricture after orthotopic liver transplant: 5-year outcomes.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 May 14. pii: S0016-5107(20)34303.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. YANG J, Wang J, Zhou H, Wang Y, et al
    Endoscopic radiofrequency ablation plus a novel oral 5-fluorouracil compound versus radiofrequency ablation alone for unresectable extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 May 10. pii: S0016-5107(20)34283.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. KULPATCHARAPONG S, Rerknimitr R
    Indetermination of indeterminate biliary strictures.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:1215.
    PubMed    


  62. ARVANITAKIS M
    Digital single-operator cholangioscopy-guided biopsy for indeterminate biliary strictures: Seeing is believing?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:1114-1116.
    PubMed    


    April 2020
  63. CAMPBELL E 3RD, Magulick J, Aslanian H, Jamidar P, et al
    Esophageal stent-assisted biliary access.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Apr 30. pii: S0016-5107(20)34263.
    PubMed    


  64. OGURA T, Nishioka N, Ueno S, Yamada T, et al
    Antiplatelet and/or anticoagulant treatment does not increase hemorrhagic adverse events during EUS-guided biliary drainage.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Apr 22. pii: S0016-5107(20)34192.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. ZIMMER V
    Suction cannuluation using a transparent cap for prograde biliary access in periampullary diverticulum.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Apr 22. pii: S0016-5107(20)34180.
    PubMed    


  66. RIDTITID W, Piyachaturawat P, Teeratorn N, Angsuwatcharakon P, et al
    Single-operator peroral cholangioscopy cystic duct cannulation for transpapillary gallbladder stent placement in moderate- to high-surgical risk patients with acute cholecystitis (with videos).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Apr 21. pii: S0016-5107(20)34185.
    PubMed    


  67. SHEN Y, Yao Y, Wang Y, Wang L, et al
    Obstructive jaundice caused by cavernous transformation of the portal vein postsplenectomy mimicking cholangiocarcinoma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Apr 19. pii: S0016-5107(20)34170.
    PubMed    


  68. NAKAI Y, Sato T, Hakuta R, Ishigaki K, et al
    Long-term outcomes of a long, partially covered metal stent for EUS-guided hepaticogastrostomy in patients with malignant biliary obstruction (with video).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Apr 9. pii: S0016-5107(20)34134.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. PERISETTI A, Deneke M, Thandassery R, Tharian B, et al
    Role of different types of stents in EUS-guided gallbladder drainage.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:961.
    PubMed    


  70. HEW S, Bechara R, Hookey L
    Papillary morphology influences biliary cannulation: beware the small papilla!
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:959.
    PubMed    


  71. PHILLPOTTS S, Tanwar S
    After the introduction of EUS-guided drainage, is there still a role for endoscopic transpapillary gallbladder stent placement for patients who are not fit for cholecystectomy?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:957-958.
    PubMed    


  72. SHAH SL, Carr-Locke D
    ERCP for acute cholangitis: timing is everything.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:761-762.
    PubMed    


  73. HIGA JT, Irani SS
    Response.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:958-959.
    PubMed    


    March 2020
  74. MARUKI Y, Hijioka S, Sylvia Wu SY, Ohba A, et al
    Novel endoscopic technique for tri-segment drainage in patients with unresectable hilar malignant biliary strictures (with video).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Mar 10. pii: S0016-5107(20)30229.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. ANDERLONI A, Fugazza A, Maroni L, Ormando V, et al
    New biliary and pancreatic biodegradable stent placement: a single-center, prospective, pilot study (with video).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Mar 4. pii: S0016-5107(20)30225.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. DUMOT JA
    Injury of the aberrant bile duct: beware of what you don't see.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:593-594.
    PubMed    


  77. PALETI S, Sanchez-Luna SA, Gulati R, Rustagi T, et al
    High-grade small-bowel obstruction caused by a migrated lumen-apposing metal stent.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:717-718.
    PubMed    


    February 2020
  78. RAJAB ALTAMIMI BA, Silverman WB
    Inspissated pill occluding a self-expanding biliary metal stent.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Feb 26. pii: S0016-5107(20)30204.
    PubMed    


  79. JACQUES J, Privat J, Pinard F, Fumex F, et al
    EUS-guided choledochoduodenostomy using electrocautery-enhanced lumen-apposing metal stents: a French multicenter study after implementation of the technique (with video).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Feb 18. pii: S0016-5107(20)30133.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. SO H, Park DH
    Digital single-operator cholangioscopy for indeterminate biliary stricture: Enthusiasm or still evolving for unmet need?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:394-395.
    PubMed    


  81. MORAN RA, Cote GA
    EXPAND your practice by using fully covered metallic stents as first-line treatment for chronic pancreatitis-induced bile duct strictures.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:370-372.
    PubMed    


    January 2020
  82. ZIMMER V
    Electrohydraulic lithotripsy-related thermal injury lesion of the biliary mucosa.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Jan 7. pii: S0016-5107(20)30009.
    PubMed    


  83. SIDDIKI H, Perez-Miranda M
    Endotherapy of postcholecystectomy biliary strictures: Should we do as Romans do?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:90-91.
    PubMed    


  84. SONDHI AR, Law R
    A new era in direct peroral cholangioscopy: bending over backward to overcome limitations of the past.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020;91:102-103.
    PubMed    


    December 2019
  85. XIA MX, Cai XB, Pan YL, Wu J, et al
    Optimal stent placement strategy for malignant hilar biliary obstruction: a large multicenter parallel study.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Dec 24. pii: S0016-5107(19)32565.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. JANG SI, Kwon NH, Lim BJ, Nahm JH, et al
    A new staining method using methionyl-tRNA synthetase 1 antibody for brushing cytology of bile duct cancer.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Dec 21. pii: S0016-5107(19)32559.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. KIM GE, Lo DY
    Spontaneous Lymphocele Presenting with Obstructive Jaundice.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Dec 19. pii: S0016-5107(19)32554.
    PubMed    


  88. NEUBERT Z, Lawson R
    A starry sky liver: Klebsiella pneumoniae septic shock caused by infected multiple biliary hamartomas.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Dec 19. pii: S0016-5107(19)32551.
    PubMed    


  89. MAURI G
    Endoscopic plastic stents: Still the preferred option of treatment for benign biliary stenosis?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019;90:998-999.
    PubMed    


  90. ADLER DG
    ERCP biliary cannulation difficulty as a function of papillary subtypes: a tale of shapes and Shar-Pei dogs.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019;90:964-965.
    PubMed    


  91. COSTAMAGNA G, Tringali A
    Response.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019;90:999.
    PubMed    


    November 2019
  92. GERGES C, Beyna T, Tang RSY, Bahin F, et al
    Digital single-operator peroral cholangioscopy-guided biopsy versus ERCP-guided brushing for indeterminate biliary strictures: a prospective, randomized multicenter trial (with video).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Nov 25. pii: S0016-5107(19)32475.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2019
  93. CHO SH, Oh D, Song TJ, Park DH, et al
    Comparison of the effectiveness and safety of lumen-apposing metal stent and antimigrating tubular self-expandable metal stent for EUS-guided gallbladder drainage in high surgical risk patients with acute cholecystitis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Oct 17. pii: S0016-5107(19)32338.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. TRINGALI A, Massinha P, Schepis T, Landi R, et al
    Long-term outcomes of endoscopic treatment of aberrant hepatic duct injuries after cholecystectomy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Oct 17. pii: S0016-5107(19)32339.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. IQBAL U, Khara H, Hu Y, Khan MA, et al
    Emergent versus urgent ERCP in acute cholangitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Oct 16. pii: S0016-5107(19)32318.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. HASEEB A, Freeman ML, Amateau SK
    Distal malignant obstruction managed by EUS-guided choledochoduodenostomy by use of an uncovered self-expanding metal stent.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019;90:696-697.
    PubMed    


  97. ANDERLONI A, Fugazza A, Troncone E, Auriemma F, et al
    Response.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019;90:697-698.
    PubMed    


    September 2019
  98. JANG S, Stevens T, Kou L, Vargo JJ, et al
    The efficacy of digital single-operator cholangioscopy and factors affecting its accuracy in the evaluation of indeterminate biliary stricture.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Sep 18. pii: S0016-5107(19)32248.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. LAKHTAKIA S, Reddy N, Dolak W, Ponchon T, et al
    Long-term outcomes after temporary placement of a self-expanding fully covered metal stent for benign biliary strictures secondary to chronic pancreatitis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Sep 5. pii: S0016-5107(19)32207.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. TEOH AY
    Should EUS-guided gallbladder drainage be preferred over endoscopic transpapillary gallbladder drainage for the treatment of acute cholecystitis in high-risk patients?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019;90:493-494.
    PubMed    


    August 2019
  101. MAGULICK JP, Robles M, Pinson R, Zibert K, et al
    Dual stent placement to treat a persistent bile leak in a patient with aberrant biliary anatomy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Aug 22. pii: S0016-5107(19)32182.
    PubMed    


  102. LEE YN, Moon JH, Lee TH, Choi HJ, et al
    A prospective randomized trial of a new multibending versus conventional ultra-slim endoscope for peroral cholangioscopy without device or endoscope assistance (with videos).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Aug 20. pii: S0016-5107(19)32141.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  103. RYOU M, Benias PC, Kumbhari V
    Initial clinical experience of a steerable access device for EUS-guided biliary drainage.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Aug 10. pii: S0016-5107(19)32117.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  104. ZIMMER V
    Blunt bile duct isolation during needle-knife precut for difficult biliary access.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Aug 2. pii: S0016-5107(19)32114.
    PubMed    


  105. PERISETTI A, Inamdar S, Tharian B
    Sedation in endoscopic gallbladder drainage in high-risk surgical patients.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019;90:320-321.
    PubMed    


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    Response.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2019;90:321.
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  107. KHASHAB MA, Giovannini M
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    Postampullectomy syndrome: old mechanism, new location.
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    The macroscopic appearance of the major duodenal papilla influences bile duct cannulation: a prospective multicenter study by the Scandinavian Association for Digestive Endoscopy study group for ERCP.
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    A rare adverse event after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for biliary stones.
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    Covered and uncovered biliary metal stents provide similar relief of biliary obstruction during neoadjuvant therapy in pancreatic cancer: a randomized trial.
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    Pancreatic techniques for common bile duct cannulation in ERCP.
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    Safety and efficacy of a metal stent covered with a silicone membrane containing integrated silver particles in preventing biofilm and sludge formation in endoscopic drainage of malignant biliary obstruction: Phase II pilot study.
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    ERCP and elective cholecystectomy are safe in pregnant patients with acute biliary pancreatitis.
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  126. ZIMMER V
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    Why did the sham-treated EPISOD study subjects do so well? Important lessons for research and practice.
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    February 2019
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    January 2019
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    EUS-guided biliary drainage versus ERCP for the primary treatment of malignant distal biliary obstruction: time for a large randomized study.
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    August 2018
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    Wire-guided cannulation over a pancreatic stent method increases the need for needle-knife precutting in patients with difficult biliary cannulation.
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    EUS-guided antegrade intervention for benign biliary diseases in patients with surgically altered anatomy (with videos).
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    Fifty years of ERCP: a personal review.
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    The sand dollar sign: a reliable EUS image to identify the excluded stomach during EUS-guided gastrogastrostomy.
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    July 2018
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    First-line EUS-guided biliary drainage or ERCP in patients with biliary obstruction and in situ duodenal stent?
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    Primary EUS-guided drainage for malignant distal biliary obstruction: not yet prime time!
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    May 2018
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    EUS-Guided Hepaticoenterostomy as a portal to allow definitive antegrade treatment of benign biliary diseases in patients with surgically altered anatomy.
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    April 2018
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    Self-expandable metal stents in malignant biliary obstruction: Back to the roots with uncovered stents as the "new" standard?
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    Antegrade ERCP through a spontaneous gastrogastric fistula in a patient with Roux-en-Y postsurgical anatomy.
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    Long-term results of temperature-controlled endobiliary radiofrequency ablation in a normal swine model.
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    March 2018
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    Stent placement by EUS or ERCP for primary biliary decompression in pancreatic cancer: a randomized trial (with videos).
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    Stent placement for hilar cholangiocarcinoma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2018;87:905-906.
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    February 2018
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    Intracholecystic papillary neoplasm of the gallbladder protruding into the common bile duct.
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    Efficacy and safety of endoscopic submucosal dissection for gastric neoplasms in patients with compensated liver cirrhosis: a propensity score-matched case-control study.
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    EUS-guided fine-needle core liver biopsy sampling using a novel 19-gauge needle with modified 1-pass, 1 actuation wet suction technique.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2018;87:469-475.
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    January 2018
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    Outcomes of endoscopic biliary drainage in pancreatic cancer patients with an indwelling gastroduodenal stent: a multicenter cohort study in west Japan.
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    Can a multidisciplinary approach improve the care of patients with benign biliary strictures?
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    Early ERCP for severe cholangitis? Of course!
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2018;87:193-195.
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    Sphincter of Oddi dysfunction: the never-ending story has come to a conclusion.
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    December 2017
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    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Dec 7. pii: S0016-5107(17)32534.
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  185. CHEN YI, Martel M, Barkun AN
    Choledocholithiasis: Should EUS replace MRCP in patients at intermediate risk?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;86:994-996.
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    November 2017
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    Symptomatic benign distal biliary stricture in setting of anomalous pancreaticobiliary junction treated with metal biliary and temporary plastic pancreatic stents.
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    How I cannulate the bile duct.
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    Radiofrequency ablation combined with biliary stent placement versus stent placement alone for malignant biliary strictures: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
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    Optimizing palliation of malignant hilar strictures by the use of endobiliary stents.
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    Traumatic bile duct neuroma diagnosed by boring biopsy with cholangioscopy.
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    October 2017
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    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy versus transvaginal natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery cholecystectomy: results of a prospective-comparative single-center study.
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    Do we really need a fully covered self-expanding metal stent for the treatment of difficult common bile duct stones?
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    July 2017
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    Liver transplant-related anastomotic biliary strictures: a novel, rapid, safe, radiation-sparing, and cost-effective management approach.
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    EUS-guided antegrade stent placement for unresectable malignant hilar biliary strictures using a stent-in-stent method.
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    Preoperative decompression and diagnosis of pancreatic head adenocarcinoma in a patient with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass by means of EUS-guided gastric pouch hepaticogastrostomy.
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    June 2017
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    May 2017
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    Transmural Ablation of the Normal Porcine Common Bile Duct with Catheter-Directed Irreversible Electroporation is Feasible and Does Not Impact Duct Patency.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 May 10. pii: S0016-5107(17)31886.
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  208. LEE TH, Kim TH, Moon JH, Lee SH, et al
    Bilateral versus unilateral placement of metal stents for inoperable high-grade malignant hilar biliary strictures: a multicenter, prospective, randomized study (with video).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 May 4. pii: S0016-5107(17)31880.
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  209. PENAS-HERRERO I, Perez-Miranda M
    Hepatic artery disease and anastomotic bile leaks after liver transplantation: shining the light on the true Achilles' heel.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:993-995.
    PubMed    


  210. ITOI T, Dhir V, Moon JH
    EUS-guided biliary drainage: moving into a new era of biliary drainage.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:915-917.
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    April 2017
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    Metal versus Plastic Stents for Anastomotic Biliary Strictures after Liver Transplantation: a Randomized Controlled Trial.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Apr 25. pii: S0016-5107(17)31815.
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  212. TAN M, Schaffalitzky de Muckadell OB, Laursen SB
    Association between early ERCP and mortality in patients with acute cholangitis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Apr 19. pii: S0016-5107(17)31811.
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  213. NETINATSUNTON N, Sottisuporn J, Attasaranya S, Witeerungrot T, et al
    Prospective randomized trial of EUS-assisted ERCP without fluoroscopy versus ERCP in common bile duct stone.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Apr 6. pii: S0016-5107(17)31777.
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  214. CHEON YK, Lee TY, Kim SN, Shim CS, et al
    Impact of endoscopic papillary large-balloon dilation on sphincter of Oddi function: a prospective randomized study.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:782-790.
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    A prospective multicenter study of submucosal injection to improve endoscopic snare papillectomy for ampullary adenoma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:746-755.
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  216. SUAREZ AL, Cote GA
    Can we preserve sphincter of Oddi function by avoiding sphincterotomy? Do we want to?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:791-793.
    PubMed    


  217. CARR-LOCKE DL
    Endoscopic papillectomy for adenoma: To inject or not to inject? That is no longer the question.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:756-757.
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    March 2017
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    A welcome diagnosis for painless biliary dilation.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Mar 22. pii: S0016-5107(17)30209.
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    Multiple Plastic Stents Versus Covered Metal Stent for Treatment of Anastomotic Biliary Strictures after Liver Transplantation: a Prospective, Randomized, Multicenter Trial.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Mar 13. pii: S0016-5107(17)30189.
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  220. HU B, Sun B, Cai Q, Wong Lau JY, et al
    Asia-Pacific Consensus Guidelines for Endoscopic Management of Benign Biliary Strictures.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Mar 7. pii: S0016-5107(17)30174.
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  221. KAWAKUBO K, Kuwatani M, Sakamoto N
    Too short to choose biliary drainage?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:690.
    PubMed    


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    Eus-Guided Gallbladder Drainage in Patients with Acute Cholecystitis and High Surgical Risk Using an Electrocautery-Enhanced Lumen-Apposing Metal Stent Device.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Mar 1. pii: S0016-5107(17)30129.
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    February 2017
  223. CARRARA S, Di Leo M, Repici A
    Not only biliary, but also ureteral stones can be detected by EUS.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Feb 23. pii: S0016-5107(17)30118.
    PubMed    


  224. NING-LI C, Jia F, Yu-Hang G, Hui-Kai L, et al
    A preliminary study of single operator cholangioscopy for diagnosing pancreatic cystic lesions.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Feb 6. pii: S0016-5107(17)30082.
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    Accuracy of ASGE High-Risk Criteria in Evaluation of Patients with Suspected Common Bile Duct Stones.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Feb 4. pii: S0016-5107(17)30083.
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  226. HE K, Miao Y, Zhao L, Fan Z, et al
    Antireflux stent for distal malignant biliary obstruction: some inspiration from a randomized controlled trial.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:462.
    PubMed    


  227. RODRIGUES-PINTO E, Grimm IS, Baron TH
    Biliary bypass redux: lessons for the therapeutic endoscopist from the archives of surgery.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:428-432.
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  228. HORI Y, Naitoh I, Hayashi K, Ban T, et al
    Predictors of outcomes in patients undergoing covered and uncovered self-expandable metal stent placement for malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a multicenter study.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:340-348.
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    January 2017
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    Efficacy and safety of EUS-guided biliary drainage in comparison with percutaneous biliary drainage when ERCP fails: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Jan 4. pii: S0016-5107(16)30900.
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  230. HUANG RJ, Thosani NC, Barakat MT, Choudhary A, et al
    Evolution in the Utilization of Biliary Interventions in the United States: Results of a Nationwide Longitudinal Study from 1998 to 2013.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Jan 3. pii: S0016-5107(16)30898.
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  231. ZHAO ZH, Hu LH, Ren HB, Zhao AJ, et al
    Incidence and Risk Factors for post-ERCP Pancreatitis in Chronic Pancreatitis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Jan 3. pii: S0016-5107(16)30897.
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  232. ITOI T
    New era in acute cholecystitis treatment: encouraging results for interventional endoscopists.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:88-89.
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  233. CHANDRASEKHARA V, Khashab MA, Muthusamy VR, Acosta RD, et al
    Adverse events associated with ERCP.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:32-47.
    PubMed    


    December 2016
  234. KOMAKI Y, Komaki F, Micic D, Ido A, et al
    Risk of colorectal cancer in chronic liver diseases; a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Dec 20. pii: S0016-5107(16)30839.
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  235. ITOI T
    Moving closer to developing an optimal algorithm for EUS-guided biliary drainage.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;84:947-949.
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    November 2016
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    Per-oral video cholangiopancreatoscopy with narrow-band imaging for the evaluation of indeterminate pancreaticobiliary disease.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Nov 25. pii: S0016-5107(16)30801.
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  237. RAIJMAN I
    Performing endoscopic retrograde cholangiography without radiation exposure: Are we ready for it?
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;84:770-772.
    PubMed    


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    Cholangitis many years after choledochoduodenostomy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Nov 1. pii: S0016-5107(16)30718.
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    October 2016
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    A clinical prediction rule to determine the need for repeat ERCP after endoscopic treatment of postsurgical bile leaks.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Oct 31. pii: S0016-5107(16)30714.
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  240. CHAN SM, Teoh AY, Yip HC, Wong VW, et al
    Feasibility of per-oral cholecystoscopy and advanced gallbladder interventions after EUS-guided gallbladder stenting (with videos).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Oct 15. pii: S0016-5107(16)30671.
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  241. GANAPINI V, Jaurigue M, Amin M, Ghaith G, et al
    ERCP for diagnosis and extraction of choledochal phytobezoar causing RUQ abdominal pain and cholestasis in a patient without prior sphincterotomy or biliary instrumentation.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Oct 6. pii: S0016-5107(16)30641.
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    International Consensus Recommendations for Difficult Biliary Access.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Oct 5. pii: S0016-5107(16)30640.
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  243. EL HAJJ II, Shah RJ
    Digital single-operator cholangioscopy: fully disposable yet valuable.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;84:656-8.
    PubMed    


  244. BAILLIE J, Testoni PA
    Same-day laparoscopic cholecystectomy and ERCP for choledocholithiasis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;84:646-8.
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    September 2016
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    Long-term outcomes of a newly developed hybrid metal stent for EUS-guided biliary drainage (with videos).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Sep 17. pii: S0016-5107(16)30579.
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  246. DAVEE T, Geevarghese SK, Slaughter JC, Yachimski PS, et al
    Refractory anastomotic bile leaks after orthotopic liver transplantation are associated with hepatic artery disease.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Sep 10. pii: S0016-5107(16)30556.
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    Treatment of completely obstructed benign biliary strictures with magnetic compression anastomosis: follow-up results after recanalization.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Sep 9. pii: S0016-5107(16)30553.
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    July 2016
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    Endoscopic Management of Hepatic Abscess after EUS-Guided Hepaticogastrostomy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Jul 18. pii: S0016-5107(16)30374.
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    June 2016
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    Successful hemostasis using a covered self-expandable metallic stent for spurting hemobilia in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer-induced portal biliopathy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Jun 13. pii: S0016-5107(16)30235.
    PubMed    


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    Laser lithotripsy as a supplementary approach for the treatment of main pancreatic duct stones.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:1300-1.
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    May 2016
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    Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy and ERCP to remove a fractured guidewire in the pancreatic duct in a patient with chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic duct stones.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 May 24. pii: S0016-5107(16)30177.
    PubMed    


  252. JIDEH B, Chen H, Weltman M, Chan CH, et al
    Metastatic periampullary clear cell renal carcinoma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:1040-2.
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  253. CHIANG AL, Ryou M
    Combined Mirizzi syndrome with Bouveret syndrome.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:1034.
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    March 2016
  254. KUMTA NA, Doshi R, Reinoso PJ Jr, Tyberg A, et al
    Retrieval and reuse of dislodged lumen-apposing metal stent during endoscopic necrosectomy for pancreatic necrosis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Mar 8. pii: S0016-5107(16)00232.
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  255. OGURA T, Masuda D, Takeuchi T, Fukunishi S, et al
    Fistula formation after EUS-guided hepaticogastrostomy.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Mar 8. pii: S0016-5107(16)00231.
    PubMed    


  256. NEGM AA, Petersen C, Schneider A
    Rendezvous procedure at 6 weeks of age.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:670-2.
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    February 2016
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    Double endoscopic bypass by using lumen-apposing stents (with videos).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:435-9.
    PubMed    


  258. KIRTANE T, Singhal S
    Endoscopic closure of iatrogenic duodenal perforation using dual over-the-scope clips.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:467-8.
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  259. ISHII K, Itoi T, Tonozuka R, Itokawa F, et al
    Balloon enteroscopy-assisted ERCP in patients with Roux-en-Y gastrectomy and intact papillae (with videos).
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:377-86.
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  260. BARTEL MJ, Bhalla R, Lopez Chiriboga AS, Eidelman BH, et al
    Vision loss: another ERCP-related adverse event, also known as isolated bilateral lateral geniculate body infarction.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:474-5.
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    January 2016
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    Pediatric Application of the Lumen-Apposing Metal Stent for Pancreatic Fluid Collections.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Jan 23. pii: S0016-5107(16)00105.
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  262. KIM TH, Kim JH, Seo DW, Lee DK, et al
    International consensus guidelines for endoscopic papillary large-balloon dilation.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83:37-47.
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    October 2015
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    Holmium: YAG laser lithotripsy through an EUS-guided hepaticogastrostomy route.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Oct 9. pii: S0016-5107(15)02959.
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