Endoscopic GastroJejunostomy: a Novel Procedure for The Treatment of Gastric Outlet Obstruction

This video, edited by Mouen Khashab, assistant professor of medicine and director of therapeutic endoscopy, demonstrates endoscopic gastrojejunostomay. EUS-guided gastrojejunostomy (EUS-GJ) is a novel procedure that entails creation of an anastomosis between the stomach and loop of jejunum distal to the obstruction. It provides the advantages of a surgical GJ while being minimally invasive. It is performed in the endoscopy unit under EUS and fluoroscopic guidance.

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Mouen Khashab, MD

Mouen Khashab, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Director of Therapeutic Endoscopy Associate Professor of Medicine Languages: English, Arabic Expertise: Clinical Gastroenterology, Digestive Diseases, Gastric Cancer, Gastroenterology, Stomach Cancer Research Interests: spasmatic ...

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