Linear EUS of the Stomach

  • Amol Bapaye
  • Advay Aher


EUS is effective in evaluation of lesions of the gastric wall and the perigastric area. Although radial EUS or catheter probe is often preferred for assessment of gastric lesions, linear EUS provides optimum scanning of this region and also permits FNA at the same time.


Gastric Cancer Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection Gastric Wall Gastric Lymphoma Linitis Plastica 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Digestive Diseases and EndoscopyDeenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research CenterErandwane, Pune, MaharashtraIndia

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