The Fujinon EN-450P5/20 double-balloon enteroscope
(Fujinon Corporation, Saitama, Japan) comprises a scope and a trocar sheath.
Sofuni et al., "Large balloon dilatation following endoscopic sphincterotomy using a balloon enteroscope
for the bile duct stone extractions in patients with Roux-en-Y anastomosis," Digestive and Liver Disease, vol.
Recently, ERP in altered anatomy using a balloon-assisted enteroscope
was developed, and anastomotic strictures after surgery can now be treated without surgical treatment .
(13) (2011) of a single-balloon enteroscope
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The total number of operational endoscopes available for the 11 units was as follows: 30 upper endoscopes, 19 colonoscopes, 10 duodenoscopes, 3 endoscopic ultrasounds, 1 balloon-assisted enteroscope
and 1 capsule endoscopy facility.
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, a longer endoscope, can be introduced beyond the ligament of Treitz into the jejunum.
However, as Professor Christian Ell of the clinical centre Wiesbaden, teaching hospital of the University of Mainz in Germany explained at a press conference at the 18th United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW) in Barcelona, a simplified single-balloon enteroscope
was recently introduced, prompting the initiation of the first randomised study comparing the two techniques.
Other products that contributed to the revenue increase in the Medical Systems division included a capsule endoscope for the small bowel (introduced in the United States) and the Single Balloon Enteroscope
System (released worldwide), a device that makes it easier for doctors to examine the small bowel.
Jejunal fluid aspirates were collected from all the patients by an enteroscope
and a sterile catheter system (Devon Innovations, Bangalore, India).