Brief Article
Copyright ©2013 Baishideng Publishing Group Co.
World J Gastroenterol. Oct 7, 2013; 19(37): 6221-6227
Published online Oct 7, 2013. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v19.i37.6221
Figure 1
Figure 1 Distal tip of the grasper type scissors. GTS has teeth inside the device and the outer side is not insulated. GTS: Grasper type scissors.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Procedure of endoscopic submucosal dissection with distal tip of the grasper type scissors. A: Grasper type scissors (GTS) is ready for puncture; B: Puncture was completed with GTS; C: Incision is conducted with GTS; D: Complete incision was performed with GTS; E: Submucosal dissection is ready with GTS; F: Submucosal dissection is conducted by grasping the submucosal layer; G: Submucosal dissection is conducted with blade of the GTS just like a flex knife; H: Hemorrhage from the submucosal layer is noted; I: Bleeding focus was grasped with GTS; J: Bleeding was controlled after coagulation with GTS.