Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery

Sergey V. Kantsevoy, Douglas G. Adler, Bipan Chand, Jason D. Conway, David L. Diehl, Richard S. Kwon, Petar Mamula, Sarah A. Rodriguez, Raj J. Shah, Louis Michel Wong Kee Song, William M. Tierney

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Abstract

Translumenal endoscopic surgery is currently at a very early stage in its development. NOTES™ has the potential to decrease the invasiveness of surgical and laparoscopic interventions by eliminating skin incisions, potentially reducing anesthesia requirements, and improving cosmetic results. Numerous issues must be resolved before NOTES™ can be integrated into clinical practice.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)617-620
Number of pages4
JournalGastrointestinal endoscopy
Volume68
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Gastroenterology

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    Kantsevoy, S. V., Adler, D. G., Chand, B., Conway, J. D., Diehl, D. L., Kwon, R. S., Mamula, P., Rodriguez, S. A., Shah, R. J., Wong Kee Song, L. M., & Tierney, W. M. (2008). Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery. Gastrointestinal endoscopy, 68(4), 617-620. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2008.06.045