Title: Self-expanding metal stents in the palliation of neoplasms of the cervical esophagus
Authors: Conio, M
Caroli-Bosc, F
Demarquay, JF
Sorbi, D
Maes, Bart
Delmont, J
Dumas, R #
Issue Date: Jan-1999
Publisher: H g e update medical publ ltd.
Series Title: Hepato-gastroenterology vol:46 issue:25 pages:272-277
Abstract: BACKGROUND/AIMS: Self-expanding metal stents (SEMS) represent a major advancement in the palliative treatment of dysphagia caused by neoplasms of the esophagus. Malignant cervical stenoses are a challenge for palliative techniques, due to their close relationship with the cricopharynx.
ISSN: 0172-6390
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Studiegebied Gezondheidszorg VIVES-Zuid
# (joint) last author

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