Breakage of a biliary plastic stent--a potential risk of sideholes

S Adamsen, M Jendresen
1998 Endoscopy  
Biliary stent exchange is usually considered a safe procedure where problems related to manipulation of an occluded stent are seldom experienced. A case of plastic stent breakage, probably related to the stent's design, is reported.
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