Endoscopic tape dilator—A simple and inexpensive method to dilate upper gastrointestinal strictures

Glen Lehman, Katherine W. O'Connor

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Abstract

Adhesive tape wound around the shaft of an upper GI endoscope serves as a simple method to dilate upper GI strictures under endoscopic control. This technique avoids the need for guidewires and fluoroscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)208-210
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology
Volume7
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1985

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Endoscopes
Fluoroscopy
Adhesives
Pathologic Constriction
Wounds and Injuries

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Endoscopic tape dilator—A simple and inexpensive method to dilate upper gastrointestinal strictures. / Lehman, Glen; O'Connor, Katherine W.

In: Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, Vol. 7, No. 3, 1985, p. 208-210.

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