What is it about?

The new endoscopic method of endoscopic negative pressure therapy is described in detail.

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Why is it important?

Successrate of treatment was 90%.


Treatment might become an new alternative in the difficult treatment for esophageal leaks.

Dr Gunnar Loske
Katholisches Marienkrankenhaus GmbH

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This page is a summary of: Endoscopic vacuum sponge therapy for esophageal defects, Surgical Endoscopy, March 2010, Springer Science + Business Media, DOI: 10.1007/s00464-010-0998-x.
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