Table 1

Patients’ characteristics
No. Sex Age (years) BMI (kg/m2) Dilation Type Balloon dilation Systemic complication
1 female 60 20.3 II straight - none
2 female 50 17.1 II straight - none
3 male 54 21.9 III sigmoid 3 sessions hypertension
4 female 63 18.4 II sigmoid - breast cancer
5 female 45 23.2 I straight - rheumatoid arthritis
6 female 26 18.0 I straight - none
7 female 38 18.5 I straight - none
8 female 47 22.4 II straight 1 session none
9 female 84 26.5 I straight - hypertension
10 female 79 18.7 I straight 1 session pulmonary emphysema
11 male 43 22.4 I straight - none
12 male 69 17.0 I straight 5 sessions pulmonary emphysema
13 female 46 19.0 I straight 2 sessions none
14 female 37 21.8 II straight - none
15 female 38 25.4 II straight - none
maen 51.7 20.7

Minami et al.

Minami et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2013 13:22   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-13-22

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