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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Manuscript ID 47071
Country/Territory United States
Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Should a fully covered self-expandable biliary metal stent be anchored with a double-pigtail plastic stent? A retrospective study
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Saad Emhmed Ali, Wesam M Frandah, Leon Su, Cory Fielding and Houssam Mardini
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Saad Emhmed Ali, MD, Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine Physician, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kentucky, 800 Rose St, Lexington, KY40536, United States. saad.ali@uky.edu
Keywords Metal stents; Double-pigtail plastic stent; Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography; Biliary drainage; Biliary obstruction
Core Tip In this study, we conducted a retrospective analysis to evaluate the efficacy of 7-French (Fr) and 10-Fr double-pigtail plastic stent (DPS) within the fully covered self-expandable metal stent (FCSEMS) as an anti-migration technique. We compared the rate of stent migration between patients who received FCSEMS alone and those who received both an FCSEMS and anchoring DPS in a large patient population with both benign and malignant strictures as well as non-stricture etiologies. Our findings suggest that anchoring of FCSEMS with a 7-Fr or 10-Fr DPS does not decrease the risk of stent migration. Only benign biliary stricture and previous sphincterotomy were to have a significant association with stent migrations (P = 0.01). We did not find evidence to support the routine placement of anchoring DPS.
Citation Emhmed Ali S, Frandah WM, Su L, Fielding C, Houssam Mardini H. Should a fully covered self-expandable biliary metal stent be anchored with a double-pigtail plastic stent? A retrospective study. World J Gastrointest Endosc 2019; 11(5): 365-372
2019-03-06 02:03
Peer-Review Started
2019-03-08 03:27
To Make the First Decision
2019-04-15 01:26
Return for Revision
2019-04-16 09:34
2019-04-30 01:45
Second Decision
2019-05-10 09:53
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2019-05-11 15:06
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2019-05-11 15:06
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2019-05-16 06:45
ISSN 1948-5190 (online)
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Assistant Editor Xiang Li
Science Editor Ying Dou
Reviewer Code 02551224, 02573214, 02551508, 01557574, and 00038617
Editorial Director Ze-Mao Gong
Journal Chief Editor
Company Chief Editor Lian-Sheng Ma
Language Editor
Electronic Editor Yan-Xia Xing
Responsible Electronic Editor Yan-Xia Xing
Responsible Science Editor Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
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Full Article (PDF) WJGE-11-365.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJGE-11-365.docx
Manuscript File 47071-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 47071-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 47071-Audio core tip.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate 47071-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 47071-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 47071-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Signed Informed Consent Form(s) or Document(s) 47071-Informed consent statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 47071-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 47071-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 47071-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 47071-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 47071-Scientific editor work list.pdf