Internal drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts into some portion of the intestinal tract; preferably stomach, duodenum, or small intestine.
[cysto- + G. enteron, intestine, + stoma, mouth]
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Therefore, EUS-guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage via cystoenterostomy should be considered as the first-line therapy [20].
EUS-guided cystoenterostomy in this type of cyst usually has a low risk of complications and short recovery period.
This study proposes that cysts without adherence to gastric wall can be safely and effectively drained by EUS-guided cystoenterostomy accompanied by nasobiliary tube drainage of the abdominal cavity.