Ultrasound Catheter Probe (UCP)

  • Kazuya Akahoshi
  • Masaru Kubokawa


The UCP that can be passed through the accessory channel of standard endoscopes, allows easier imaging of small lesions under direct endoscopic guidance. The indication of UCP is shown in the Table 2.1.


Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection Endoscopic Resection Esophageal Varix Endoscopic Mucosal Resection Muscularis Propria 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyAso Iizuka HospitalIizuka city, FukuokaJapan

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