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Clinical efficacy and safety of a novel over-the-scope Gastroduodenal Full Thickness Resection Device (gFTRD) for the treatment of upper gastrointestinal tract lesions: A Multicenter Experience

The main endpoint is the technical success rate of EFTR of UGIT lesions using gFTRD including A. Technical success B. Histological margin Secondary end points include: A. Adverse events B. Procedure time C. Residual or recurrence of lesion on repeat endoscopy

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Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy as an Imaging Biomarker for the Diagnosis of Pancreatic Cystic Lesions (CLIMB)

Primary Outcome Measures: Accuracy of PCL diagnosis [Time Frame: 48 months] Diagnostic accuracy of confocal laser endomicroscopy and/or cyst fluid molecular markers and/or composite clinical and imaging features for the diagnosis of mucinous PCLs, PCLs with malignant potential, specific PCL types,...

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Cryotherapy Ablation Therapy for the Treatment of Esophageal Cancer: A Retrospective Review

Primary: to assess the efficacy of cryoablation therapy in the treatment of esophageal adenocarcinoma as adjuvant, neoadjuvant or palliative therapy. Secondary: to assess the safety of cryoablation therapy in the treatment of esophageal cancer

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CT vs. Endoscopic Ultrasonography in Tumor Discovery and Diagnosis: A Chart Review Study

To identify the incidence of and variables associate with those patients found to have pancreatic tumors upon Endoscopic Ultrasound that were unidentifiable on CT/MRI imaging.

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Endoscopic Mucosal Resection for Management (EMR) of Early Stage Esophageal Adenocarcinoma (EA)

The purpose of our retrospective and prospective study is to gather data about a group of patients that were treated with EMR for early stage EA to asses for overall survival, disease-free survival, complications of the procedure, quality of life after the interventions as well as compare patient...

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Endoscopic Repair of Esophageal Perforation: A Chart Review Study

It is the aim of this study to analyze the outcomes of esophageal perforation with esophageal fully covered metal stents or endoscopic suturing.

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Endoscopic Stenting in Esophageal Cancer: A Chart Review Study

It is the aim of this study to analyze the outcomes of endoscopic esophageal stent placement in those with esophageal cancer

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Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Resection of T1b N0 Esophageal Cancer: A Retrospective Multicenter Trial

Central Hypothesis: Endoscopic submucosal dissection with and without adjuvant therapy (XRT, chemotherapy based on final precise pathology) allows for adequate management of T1b N0 EAC and SCC. Specific Aim #1: To assess the long-term outcomes (local and metastatic recurrence) of ESD +/- adjuvant...

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Integrated Cancer Repository for Cancer Research (iCaRe2)- Subproject: Pancreatic Cancer Collaborative Registry

OBJECTIVES: Develop Integrated Biomedical Computing Tools (IBCT) for the better understanding and treatment of pancreatic cancer by using the power of computer and informatics sciences. Continue development of the Pancreatic Cancer Collaborative Registry (PCCR) infrastructure to act as a...

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Intermediate-Size Patient Population Expanded Access of NanoPac´┐Ż for the Treatment of Localized Esophageal Cancer

To provide access to NanoPac to patients with localized esophageal cancer who have failed prior therapy, are not surgical candidates, or are refusing surgery at this time.

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Laparoscopic-Endoscopic Approach to Submucosal Mass Removal: A Chart Review Study

To assess the diagnosis, treatment and outcomes of patients with a gastrointestinal submucosal mass treated by combined laparoscopic-endoscopic removal

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Multi-center Prospective Evaluation of the Clinical Utility of Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD) in the Western Population

Primary An Excision of the targeted lesion in a single specimen Secondary Rate of R0 resection Time Frame 3-4 hours when all vertical and horizontal margins are negative Rate of R1 resection Time Frame 3-4 hours complete resection with no grossly visible lesion defined by...

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Quality of life assessment in patients receiving cryotherapy in addition to chemotherapy for palliation of unresectable esophageal or gastroesophageal cancer

Primary Objective: To determine the effect of cryoablation combined with chemotherapy on the quality of life (QOL) of patients with non-resectable esophageal or gastroesophageal cancer. Secondary Objective: To determine the effect of cryotherapy on dysphagia scores To describe the safety profile...

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