Table 4

Complications in LBD alone and EST plus LBD groups
Complications LBD alone (n= 62) EST plus LBD (n= 69) P value
Pancreatitis 4 3 0.593
Bleeding 0 0
Perforation 0 1 0.341
Embedded broken basket after ML 0 1 0.341
Total 4 5 0.858

LBD: Large-balloon dilation; EST: Endoscopic sphincterotomy.

Hwang et al.

Hwang et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2013 13:15   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-13-15

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