J Clin Gastroenterol 2021 Apr 23. Epub 2021 Apr 23.
Borland-Groover Clinic, Jacksonville, FL Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University and King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Thai Red Cross, Bangkok, Thailand.
Background And Aims: Endoscopic decompression is considered a first-line treatment for symptomatic pancreatic fluid collections (PFCs). A lumen-apposing metal stent (LAMS) with an electrocautery-enhanced delivery system [electrocautery-enhanced lumen-apposing metal stent (ELAMS)] may facilitate this procedure. This study evaluated the safety and efficacy of ELAMS in the management of symptomatic PFCs. Read More