Complex polypectomy in the sigmoid colon using a double-balloon endolumenal intervention platform

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Jeffrey W. Milsom is on the clinical advisory board of Lumendi. Alex Huang, Teijiro Hirashita, Shinya Urakawa, Yuka Hirashita, and Talal Alzghari have no conflicts of interest or financial ties to disclose.

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Huang, A., Hirashita, T., Urakawa, S. et al. Complex polypectomy in the sigmoid colon using a double-balloon endolumenal intervention platform. Tech Coloproctol (2021).

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