[PDF] Adverse events associated with EUS and EUS with FNA

Source:
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Publisher:
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Publication date:
01 June 2013

Abstract

This guideline focuses on the adverse events specifically associated with endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) and EUS-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA). This covers:

  1. Mechanical and optical properties of echoendscopes
  2. Perforation
  3. Pancreatitis
  4. Hemorrhage
  5. Bile peritonitis
  6. Malignant seeding
  7. EUS with CPB/CPN
  8. EUS-guided biliary and pancreatic access