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World J Gastrointest Endosc. Dec 16, 2010; 2(12): 388-396
Published online Dec 16, 2010. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v2.i12.388
Table 4 Invasive treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease endoscopic therapy
Evolving techniques
Non-biodegradable polymer
Radiofrequency treatment of the gastroesophageal junction
Endoscopic suturing
Implantable gastric electrodes
Botulinum injection of the pyloris
Ablative techniques for Barrett’s esophagus
Endoscopic mucosal resection
Electrocautery fulguration
Laser photoablation
Photodynamic therapy
Laparoscopic fundoplication