Percutaneous self-expandable uncovered metallic stents in malignant biliary obstruction - Complications, follow-up and reintervention in 154 patients

Inal M., Akgul E., Aksungur E., Demiryurek H., Yagmur O.

ACTA RADIOLOGICA, vol.44, no.2, pp.139-146, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1034/j.1600-0455.2003.00049.x
  • Title of Journal : ACTA RADIOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.139-146


Purpose: Evaluation of technique, complications and the long-term follow-up data of 154 patients with inoperable malignant biliary obstruction who underwent percutaneous placement of metallic stents.