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Surgical Endoscopy

, Volume 28, Issue 9, pp 2745–2746 | Cite as

Efficient retrograde enteroscopy using a novel through-the-scope balloon

  • Vivek Kumbhari
  • Andrew C. Storm
  • Patrick I. OkoloIII
  • Payal Saxena
  • Anthony N. Kalloo
  • Mouen A. KhashabEmail author
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Keywords

Small Bowel Iron Deficiency Anemia Balloon Catheter Deficiency Anemia Retrograde Approach 
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Notes

Disclosures

Mouen A. Khashab is a consultant for Boston Scientific and Olympus America and has received research support from Cook Medical. Anthony N. Kalloo is a founding Member, equity Holder and consultant for Apollo Endosurgery. Payal Saxena has received consulting fees from Boston Scientific and has received research support from Cook Medical. Patrick I. Okolo III is a consultant for Boston Scientific. Drs. Vivek Kumbhari and Andrew Storm, have no conflicts of interest or financial ties to disclose.

Supplementary material

Video 1

This video describes retrograde enteroscopy using this novel through-the-scope balloon and compares it to the other currently available deep enteroscopy platforms. (MPG 288952 kb)

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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Vivek Kumbhari
    • 1
  • Andrew C. Storm
    • 1
  • Patrick I. OkoloIII
    • 1
  • Payal Saxena
    • 1
  • Anthony N. Kalloo
    • 1
  • Mouen A. Khashab
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of MedicineThe Johns Hopkins Medical InstitutionsBaltimoreUSA

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