Endoscopic band ligation of Dieulafoy's lesion: report of two cases and review of the literature.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Two cases of endoscopic band ligation as lone therapy for Dieulafoy's lesions are presented. Neither patient has experienced further gastrointestinal bleeding; one patient has been followed for 27 months. Endoscopic band ligation is an alternative and attractive treatment modality for Dieulafoy's lesions.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • McGrath, K; Mergener, K; Branch, S

Published Date

  • April 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 94 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 1087 - 1090

PubMed ID

  • 10201488

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9270

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.1999.01019.x

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States