EUS-guided drainage: Summary of therapeutic EUS consortium meeting

Michel Kahaleh, Everson L.A. Artifon, Manuel Perez-Miranda, Monica Gaidhane, Carlos Rondon, Martin L Freeman, Rajeev Attam, Takao Itoi, Marc Giovannini

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EUS-guided drainage is a safe and efficacious endoscopic technique for biliary, pancreatic, and gallbladder decompression. Recent literature has described many successful procedural techniques and devices to achieve EUS-guided drainage. This consortium gathering advanced endoscopists with expertise in both ultrasonography and therapeutic endoscopy, discuss the introduction to learning several EUS-guided drainage approaches, devices, and technology involved, possible obstacles to certain procedural and all potential complications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)151-160
Number of pages10
JournalEndoscopic Ultrasound
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 1 2019

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
Michel Kahaleh has received research grants from Boston Scientific, Emcision, Conmed, Pinnacle, Cook, Gore, Merit, and Olympus.

Publisher Copyright:
© 2019 Spring Media Publishing Co. Ltd | Published by Wolters Kluwer - Medknow.


  • Consortium
  • EUS
  • drainage


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