[Endoscopic treatment of non-neoplastic cholestasis]

G Chir. 2001 May;22(5):201-4.
[Article in Italian]


Now, draining the cholestasis by endoscopic way is a safe and effective solution. The most of Authors think that the non neoplastic cholestasis find her substantial solution by endoscopic methodology. We reported the most important endoscopic techniques used in these cases, especially the papillosphincterotomy, the pneumatic dilatation and the placing of endoprosthesis.

Publication types

  • English Abstract
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Cholestasis / etiology
  • Cholestasis / surgery*
  • Endoscopy, Digestive System
  • Humans