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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2017, Article ID 9312517, 8 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/9312517
Clinical Study

Feasibility of Short-Period, High-Dose Intravenous Methylprednisolone for Preventing Stricture after Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Esophageal Cancer: A Preliminary Study

1Department of Gastroenterology, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, 1 Hikarigaoka, Fukushima City, Fukushima, Japan
2Department of Endoscopy, Fukushima Medical University Hospital, 1 Hikarigaoka, Fukushima City, Fukushima, Japan
3Department of Advanced Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Fukushima Medical University, 1 Hikarigaoka, Fukushima City, Fukushima, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Takuto Hikichi; pj.ca.umf@otukat

Received 3 April 2017; Revised 30 May 2017; Accepted 6 July 2017; Published 30 July 2017

Academic Editor: Mohamed Othman

Copyright © 2017 Jun Nakamura 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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