EMR of flat adenoma of the colon
Sunday 13 December 2009, Branislav Kunčak, M. D.
Endoscopic mucosal resection:
- Is endoscopic technique for resection of nonpolypoid neoplastic lesions of GI tract.
- Injection of saline into the submucosa elevates the lesions. It allows safe resection of the lesion. A submucosal fluid cushion protects the muscularis propria against cautery-induced damage.
- It is effective and safe method.