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

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

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10201488

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9270

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.1999.01019.x


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States