DOI: 10.1055/s-00000012


Issue 08 · Volume 38 · August 2006 DOI: 10.1055/s-002-5102

Original article

Triantos, C. K.; Goulis, J.; Patch, D.; Papatheodoridis, G. V.; Leandro, G.; Samonakis, D.; Cholongitas, E.; Burroughs, A. K.: An evaluation of emergency sclerotherapy of varices in randomized trials: looking the needle in the eye
Rábago, L. R.; Vicente, C.; Soler, F.; Delgado, M.; Moral, I.; Guerra, I.; Castro, J. L.; Quintanilla, E.; Romeo, J.; Llorente, R.; Vázquez Echarri, J.; Martínez-Veiga, J. L.; Gea, F.: Two-stage treatment with preoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) compared with single-stage treatment with intraoperative ERCP for patients with symptomatic cholelithiasis with possible choledocholithiasis
Fumex, F.; Coumaros, D.; Napoleon, B.; Barthet, M.; Laugier, R.; Yzet, T.; Sidaner, A. Le; Desurmont, P.; Lamouliatte, H.; Letard, J.-C.; Canard, J.-M.; Prat, F.; Rey, J.-F.; Ponchon, T.: Similar performance but higher cholecystitis rate with covered biliary stents: results from a prospective multicenter evaluation
Martin, D. F.; Laasch, H.-U.; Kelly, A.-M.; Hammonds, R.; Wilbraham, L.; Sastry, S.; England, A.: Troponin T after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: no evidence of harm
Uedo, N.; Ishihara, R.; Iishi, H.; Yamamoto, S.; Yamada, T.; Imanaka, K.; Takeuchi, Y.; Higashino, K.; Ishiguro, S.; Tatsuta, M.: A new method of diagnosing gastric intestinal metaplasia: narrow-band imaging with magnifying endoscopy
Marsman, W. A.; Brink, M. A.; Bergman, J. J. G. H. M.; Tytgat, G. N. J.; ten Kate, F. J. W.; van Lanschot, J. J. B.; Fockens, P.: Potential impact of EUS-FNA staging of proximal lymph nodes in patients with distal esophageal carcinoma
Ge, Z.-Z.; Chen, H.-Y.; Gao, Y.-J.; Hu, Y.-B.; Xiao, S.-D.: The role of simeticone in small-bowel preparation for capsule endoscopy


Short communication

Case Report

Li, F.-Y.; Cheng, J.-Q.; Mao, H.; Li, N.; Jiang, L.-S.; Cheng, N.-S.; Wu, X.-W.: Treatment of hepatolithiasis by endoscopic chemoembolization of the left hepatic duct

Letter to the Editor


Park, D. I.; Kim, Y. H.; Kim, H. S.; Kim, W. H.; Kim, T. I.; Kim, H. J.; Yang, S. K.; Byeon, J. S.; Lee, M. S.; Jung, I. K.; Chung, M. K.; Jung, S. A.; Jeen, Y. T.; Choi, J. H.; Choi, H.; Han, D. S.; Song, J. S.: Diagnostic Yield of Advanced Colorectal Neoplasia at Colonoscopy, According to Indications: An Investigation from the Korean Association for the Study of Intestinal Diseases (KASID)
Tischendorf, J. J. W.; Krüger, M.; Trautwein, C.; Duckstein, N.; Schneider, A.; Manns, M. P.; Meier, P. N.: Cholangioscopic Characterization of Dominant Bile Duct Stenoses in Patients with Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

Unusual Cases and Technical Notes

Mutignani, M.; Dokas, S.; Perri, V.; Tringali, A.; Costamagna, G.: Post-insertion tailoring of plastic biliary stents: A novel technique
Muscatiello, N.; Panella, C.; Pietrini, L.; Tonti, P.; Ierardi, E.: Complication of endoscopic ultrasound-guided celiac plexus neurolysis

Images in Focus

Yusuf, T. E.; Abraham, S. C.; Trenkner, S. W.: Pneumatosis Coli