What is it about?

Use of OTSC has substantial risks. Attached organs can be grasped with OTSC!

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Why is it important?

Appropriate precautions have to be taken. Be aware of attached tissue when you are using OTSC.


Use of twingrasper might reduce the risk. In any doubt of success: operation has to follow immediately for preventing further complications.

Dr Gunnar Loske
Katholisches Marienkrankenhaus GmbH

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This page is a summary of: Small intestine grasped by over-the-scope-clip during attempt to close an iatrogenic colonic perforation, Endoscopy, February 2016, Thieme Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1055/s-0041-110594.
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