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Novel Techniques and Recent Advancements

Edited by Costin Teodor Streba

University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova


Cristin Constantin Vere

University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, Romania

Endoscopic techniques are widely used for screening, diagnostic and therapeutic maneuvers in all groups of patients and for a large spectrum of complaints. The availability of basic iterations of endoscopic techniques made screening programs for various diseases viable in most parts of the world, while the advent of modern techniques opens new perspectives for rapid and correct diagnosis. Going beyond normal human vision, innovative techniques opened the prospect of in-situ pathology. Endoscopic ultrasound has made incredible progress in recent years. Reaching the smaller orifices by endoscopy was a major step forward in the surveillance of previously inaccessible lesions. Investigatory techniques were complemented by advances in therapy, with novel applications in many major areas of medicine.

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EndoscopyNovel Techniques and Recent AdvancementsEdited by Costin Teodor Streba

Published: March 6th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.74359

ISBN: 978-1-78985-126-7

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-125-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-068-3

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: Endoscopy-Novel Techniques and Recent Advancements

By Costin Teodor Streba, Bogdan Silviu Ungureanu, Dan Ionuț Gheonea and Cristin Constantin Vere


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2. How to Sample the Unreachable: Transbronchial Biopsy

By Mihai Olteanu, Floarea Mimi Nițu, Andreea Golli, Mădălina Olteanu, Adina Turcu, Florentina Dumitrescu, Bogdan Oprea, Ramona Cioboată, Alin Demetrian, Roxana Nemeș, Agripina Rașcu, Edith Simona Ianoși and Tudorel Ciurea


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3. Applications of Cholangiopancreatoscopy in Pancreaticobiliary Diseases

By Sergio A. Sánchez-Luna and Gulshan Parasher


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4. Endoscopy for the Diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

By Jeffrey Daniel Jacobs and Scott Lee


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5. Advances in the Treatment of Postsurgical Benign Colorectal Strictures

By Isabel Pinto García, Luis Antonio Vázquez Pedreño, Asunción Durán Campos, Miguel Jiménez Pérez and David Marín García


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6. Spine Endoscopy

By Álynson Larocca Kulcheski, Xavier Soler I Graells and André Luís Sebben


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7. Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy

By Balwant Singh Gendeh


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