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Endoscopic Resection of Giant GI Lipoma: A Case Series


Endoscopic Resection of Giant GI Lipoma: A Case Series

Diane Lorenzo et al. VideoGIE.


Figure 1
Figure 1
Patient 2: resection of giant lipoma in antrum by endoscopic submucosal dissection. A, Base of lipoma in antrum. B, Injection of saline solution mixed with epinephrine. C, Triangle Tip electrosurgical knife. D, E, F, G, Step-by-step dissection. H, Hemostasis by clipping resection area. I, Lipoma specimen.
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Figure 2
Patient 3: lipoma specimen.
Figure 3
Figure 3
Decision tree. ESD, endoscopic submucosal dissection.

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