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Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy
Volume 1, Issue 4, Pages 209-216

Electronic Endoscopy in Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR) of Gastric Cancer

The 4th Internal Medicine, Tokyo Medical College, 6-7-1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160, Japan

Received 7 October 1994; Accepted 9 December 1994

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The role in which electronic endoscopy plays is important in EMR. It is useful in diagnosis and treatment of gastric cancer from a clinical viewpoint. EMR with use of electronic endoscopy allows better coordination between the operator and assistants, and thus improves the results further.