Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

A Multicenter, Prospective Study of a New Fully Covered Expandable Metal Biliary Stent for the Palliative Treatment of Malignant Bile Duct Obstruction

Table 2

Baseline stricture locations.

Location of strictureBaseline
(%)

Distal common bile duct (CBD)41 (70.7 %)
Mid CBD 9 (15.5%)
Proximal common bile duct 5 (8.6%)
Distal CBD and mid CBD 1 (1.7%)
Junction of distal CBD and mid CBD 1 (1.7%)
Papilla 1 (1.7%)