Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD)

  • Pinghong Zhou
  • Liqing Yao
  • Xinyu Qin
Chapter

Abstract

ESD in esophagus can be difficult, time-consuming due to its narrow lumen, weak mucosa, no serosa, rich submucosal vessels, and is easily influencing by the heartbeat and breathing, especially in upper esophageal lesions [1]. Thus ESD for esophageal lesions should be carried out in centers with expertise in endoscopic resection, management of potential complications [2].

Keywords

Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection Early Gastric Cancer Submucosal Injection Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection Procedure Colorectal Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pinghong Zhou
    • 1
  • Liqing Yao
    • 1
  • Xinyu Qin
    • 2
  1. 1.Endoscopy CenterZhongshan Hospital Fudan UniversityShanghaiPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.General surgeryZhongshan Hospital Fudan UniversityShanghaiPeople’s Republic of China

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