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Research Article

Failure Factors to Reach the Blind End Using a Short-Type Single-Balloon Enteroscope for ERCP with Roux-en-Y Reconstruction: A Multicenter Retrospective Study

Table 3

Causes of failure to reach the blind end.

With gastrectomy
Without gastrectomy

Insufficient sSBE length27% (4)93% (13)59% (17)
Malignant peritoneal stricture due to peritoneal dissemination27% (4)7% (1)17% (5)
Others46% (7)0% (0)24% (7)
Rate of reaching the blind end after switching to a long-type SBE in patients with an insufficient endoscope length75% (3/4)85% (11/13)82% (14/17)

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