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Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 821376, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/821376
Clinical Study

Preventive Role of Wire-Guided Cannulation to Reduce Hyperamylasemia and Pancreatitis Following Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Taleghani Hospital, P.O. Box 19835-178, Tehran, Iran

Received 13 April 2012; Revised 22 May 2012; Accepted 22 May 2012

Academic Editor: Jesús García-Cano

Copyright © 2012 Amir Houshang Mohammad Alizadeh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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