Morphologic pattern analysis of submucosal deformities identified by endoscopic ultrasonography for predicting the depth of invasion in early gastric cancer.

Affiliation

Department of Gastroenterology, Busan Paik Hospital, Inje University College of Medicine, 75 Bokjiro, Busanjin-Gu, Busan, 47392, South Korea. [Email]

Abstract

The aims of this study are to evaluate the usefulness of submucosal deformity pattern analysis with endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) for predicting the depth of invasion in early gastric cancer (EGC) and the treatment results of endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD).

Keywords

Depth of invasion,Early gastric cancer,Endoscopic ultrasonography,Submucosal deformity,

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