Retrospective Study
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World J Surg Proced. May 28, 2024; 14(3): 15-20
Published online May 28, 2024. doi: 10.5412/wjsp.v14.i3.15
Endoscopic ultrasound-guided gastroenterostomy for gastric outlet obstruction in Mexico
Massiel Madelin Rosario-Morel, Rodrigo Soto-Solis, Katia Picazo-Ferrera, Miriam Idalia Torres-Ruiz, José Alberto Estradas-Trujillo, Mario Alberto Gallardo-Ramírez, Gerardo Akram Darwich-del Moral, Luis Ariel Waller-González
Massiel Madelin Rosario-Morel, Rodrigo Soto-Solis, Luis Ariel Waller-González, Department of Endoscopy, Centro Médico Nacional “20 de Noviembre,” ISSSTE, Mexico City 03229, Mexico
Rodrigo Soto-Solis, Mario Alberto Gallardo-Ramírez, Gerardo Akram Darwich-del Moral, Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Ángeles Pedregal, Mexico City 10700, Mexico
Katia Picazo-Ferrera, José Alberto Estradas-Trujillo, Department of Endoscopy, Centro Médico ABC, Mexico City 01120, Mexico
Miriam Idalia Torres-Ruiz, Department of Endoscopy, Hospital General de México “Dr. Eduardo Liceaga”, Mexico City 06720, Mexico
Author contributions: Rosario-Morel MM, Soto-Solis R, Picazo-Ferrera K, Torres-Ruiz MI, Estradas-Trujillo JA, Gallardo-Ramírez MA, and Darwich-del Moral GA contributed to the study conception and design, the literature review, and the manuscript drafting; Rosario-Morel MM acquired the data and figures; Soto-Solis R and Waller-González LA revised the manuscript for important intellectual content; All authors read and approved the final version of the manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: This study was reviewed and approved by the Ethics Committee of the “Centro Medico Nacional 20 de Noviembre” (ID No. 522.2023).
Informed consent statement: Patients were not required to give informed consent to the study because the analysis used anonymized clinical data that were obtained after each patient agreed to treatment by written consent.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare that they have no financial relationships to disclose.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Corresponding author: Rodrigo Soto-Solis, MD, MHA, Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Ángeles Pedregal, 1055 Camino a Santa Teresa, Torre Ángeles Consultorio 650, Héroes de Padierna, La Magdalena Contreras, Mexico City 10700,
Received: January 22, 2024
Revised: February 17, 2024
Accepted: April 16, 2024
Published online: May 28, 2024
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Core Tip

Core Tip: This study was a retrospective report of our initial experience with endoscopic ultrasound-guided gastroenterostomy in patients with gastric outlet obstruction from Mexico. We demonstrated that endoscopic ultrasound-guided gastroenterostomy was a feasible therapeutic alternative for gastric outlet obstruction. It was particularly useful in patients with malignancy.