Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 63, Issue 6, pp 1667–1669 | Cite as

Trans–Transluminal Stenting for Infected Pancreatic Necrosis

  • Douglas G. Adler
Case Report


Lumen-apposing metal stent Pancreatic necrosis Endoscopic ultrasound Transluminal drainage 


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Conflict of Interest

Dr. Adler is a consultant to Boston Scientific.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Gastroenterology and HepatologyUniversity of Utah School of MedicineSalt Lake CityUSA

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