Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2016 / Article / Tab 4

Clinical Study

Thread-Traction with a Sheath of Polypectomy Snare Facilitates Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection of Early Gastric Cancers

Table 4

Comparisons of complications between conventional ESD and ESD with TTSPS.

Conventional ESDESD with TTSPSp value

Post-ESD bleeding (%)
(present : absent)
3 : 31 (8.8%)1 : 53 (1.9%)NS
Perforation (%)
(present : absent)
2 : 32 (5.9%)1 : 53 (1.9%)NS

ESD: endoscopic submucosal dissection; NS: not significant; and TTSPS: thread-traction method using a sheath of polypectomy snare.