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ISRN Gastroenterology
Volume 2012, Article ID 919371, 6 pages
Clinical Study

Short-Term Effects and Early Complications of Balloon-Occluded Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration for Gastric Varices

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University Medical Center, Omori Hospital, 6-11-1 Omorinishi, Ota-ku, Tokyo 143-8541, Japan

Received 15 October 2012; Accepted 31 October 2012

Academic Editors: H. Asakura and J.-P. Buts

Copyright © 2012 Manabu Watanabe 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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