Procedure-related complications in gastric variceal obturation with tissue glue
Yun-Wei Guo, Hui-Biao Miao, Zhuo-Fu Wen, Jie-Ying Xuan, Hao-Xiong Zhou, Department of Gastroenterology, the Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou 510630, Guangdong Province, China
Author contributions: Guo YW and Miao HB contributed equally to this work; Guo YW designed the study; Guo YW, Miao HB, Wen ZF, Xuan JY and Zhou HX performed the research; Guo YW and Miao HB analyzed the data and wrote the paper.
Supported by Guangdong Science and Technology Program, No. 2016A020216012.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by the Institutional Review Board of the Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-Sen University.
Informed consent statement: All study participants, or their legal guardian, provided informed consent prior to study enrollment.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no conflicts of interest to report.
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Correspondence to: Yun-Wei Guo, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, the Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-Sen University, 600 Tianhe Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou 510630, Guangdong Province, China. email@example.com
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Received: July 21, 2017
Peer-review started: July 24, 2017
First decision: August 30, 2017
Revised: September 12, 2017
Accepted: October 28, 2017
Article in press: October 28, 2017
Published online: November 21, 2017