Successful endoscopic closure of a colonic perforation one day after endoscopic mucosal resection of a lesion in the transverse colon
Kazuya Inoki, Taku Sakamoto, Masau Sekiguchi, Masayoshi Yamada, Takeshi Nakajima, Takahisa Matsuda, Yutaka Saito, Endoscopy Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan
Masau Sekiguchi, Takahisa Matsuda, Cancer Screening Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan
Author contributions: Inoki K, Sakamoto T and Saito Y designed the report, collected the patient’s clinical information and wrote the paper; Sekiguchi M, Yamada M, Nakajima T and Matsuda T revised the manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: This case report was exempt from the Institutional Review Board standards at National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan.
Informed consent statement: The patient involved in this study gave his informed consent authorizing use and disclosure of her protected health information.
Conflict-of-interest statement: All the authors have no conflicts of interests to declare.
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Correspondence to: Taku Sakamoto, MD, Endoscopy Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5-1-1 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan. email@example.com
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Received: March 1, 2016
Peer-review started: March 2, 2016
First decision: April 15, 2016
Revised: May 4, 2016
Accepted: May 31, 2016
Article in press: June 2, 2016
Published online: August 16, 2016