Brief Article
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World J Gastroenterol. Jun 14, 2013; 19(22): 3447-3452
Published online Jun 14, 2013. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v19.i22.3447
Figure 1
Figure 1 Technique for endoscopic gastrojejunostomy using a T-anchoring device. A: After the gastric wall incision and balloon dilatation, the small intestine was held in the stomach; B: A needle installed with the first T-anchoring tag was used to start suturing. The first T-anchoring tag was attached to the small intestine (arrow), and then, the second was attached to the gastric wall; C: A pair of sutures was locked together using a locking device (arrow). The process was repeated four to six times to anchor the small intestine to the stomach; D: Finally, an incision using a needle knife was made on the jejunum.