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World J Gastrointest Endosc. Jun 16, 2010; 2(6): 223-227
Published online Jun 16, 2010. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v2.i6.223
Figure 1
Figure 1 Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided pelvic abscess drai nage procedure. A: CT scan showing a pelvic collec tion at the Douglas pouch; B: Pelvic abscess detected by linear EUS; C: Color-Doppler showing no vessels between the abscess and the puncture site; D: Fineneedle aspiration with a 19-G needle; E: NWOA system for one-step drainage of fluid collections; F: 0.035-inch needle-wire into the abs cess cavity (NWOA system); G: An 8.5-F stent inserted into the abscess (NWOA system); H: Successful drainage.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Virtual cavity close to the uterus after 3 wk.
Figure 3
Figure 3 CT scan showing complete resolution of the abscess 4 wk later.