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  • 2013-04-08

Per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for achalasia

Epublication WebSurg.com, Apr 2013;13(04). URL:
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Per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) has been developed to provide a less invasive treatment for esophageal achalasia as compared to surgical cardiomyotomy. In this lecture, Professor Inoue details the technique and presents his early results in 43 patients treated at his Institution.