endoscopic papillotomy

endoscopic papillotomy

Endoscopic sphincterotomy, endoscopic retrograde sphincterotomy GI disease The use of an endoscope to dilate and treat defects of the ampulla of Vater–eg, impaction by stones or ascaris Complications 10%–eg, pancreatitis, bleeding. See ERCP. Cf Precut spincterotomy.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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de Ridder et al., "Endoscopic papillotomy for common bile duct stones: factors influencing the complication rate," Endoscopy, vol.
Winter et al., "Long-term results (7 to 10 years) of endoscopic papillotomy for choledocholithiasis.
Saisho, "Long-term outcome of endoscopic papillotomy for choledocholithiasis with cholecystolithiasis," Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol.
Endoscopic papillotomy for removal of common bile duct stones without cholecystectomy.

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