Affiliation: Shizuoka Cancer Center
Kawata N, Tanaka M, Kakushima N, Takizawa K, Imai K, Hotta K, et al
. The low incidence of bacteremia after esophageal endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) obviates the need for prophylactic antibiotics in esophageal ESD. Surg Endosc. 2016;30:5084-5090 pubmed
..We conclude that use of routine prophylactic antibiotics to patients undergoing esophageal ESD is unnecessary. UMIN000012908. ..
Kawata N, Ono H, Takizawa K, Kakushima N, Tanaka M, Igarashi K, et al
. Efficacy of polyglycolic acid sheets and fibrin glue for prevention of bleeding after gastric endoscopic submucosal dissection in patients under continued antithrombotic agents. Gastric Cancer. 2018;21:696-702 pubmed publisher
..89). No adverse events were associated with the use of PGA sheets and fibrin glue. The covering method using PGA sheets and fibrin glue has the potential to reduce post-ESD bleeding in patients receiving continued antithrombotic agents. ..
Matsubayashi H, Kawata N, Kakushima N, Tanaka M, Takizawa K, Kiyozumi Y, et al
. A case of type 1 multiple endocrine neoplasia with esophageal stricture successfully treated with endoscopic balloon dilation and local steroid injection combined with surgical resection of gastrinomas. BMC Gastroenterol. 2017;17:37 pubmed publisher
..However, in refractory cases with repetitive and/or severe complications due to high acid secretion, surgical treatment could be considered as an option. ..