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Risk of bacterial colonization of pancreatic stents used in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography

Hill, Sean; Bhalla, Christopher; Thomson, Andrew


BACKGROUND:: Pancreatic stents (PSs) are commonly inserted at the time of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography to reduce the risk of pancreatitis. If left in situ for more than 2 weeks, they have been associated with pancreatic duct injury. The

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology
DOI: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e31823712cc


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