Fact Sheet: Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy In endoscopic third ventriculostomy, a small perforation is made in the thinned floor of the third ventricle, allowing movement of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) out of the blocked ventricular system and into the interpenducular cistern (a normal CSF space).
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery with or without Septoplasty Instructions and Information The following instructions are based on Dr. Alford's experience with many endoscopic sinus surgeries and septoplasty operations.
TECHNOLOGY STATUSEVALU AT ION REPORT Endoscopic banding devices The AmericanSociety for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) Technology Committee provides reviews of existing, new, or emerging endoscopic technologies that have an impact on the practice of GI endoscopy.
Transanal endoscopic microsurgery may be considered medically necessary for treatment of clinical stage T1 rectal adenocarcinomas than cannot be removed using other means of local excision and that meet all of the following criteria:
Medical Policy Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD): Endoscopic Treatments Effective Date: November, 2002: Revised [08/06; 10/08; 10/10] Subject: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD): Endoscopic Treatments
Corporate Medical Policy Page 1 of 5 An Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) File Name: functional_endoscopic_sinus_surgery_fess 2/2010 8/2011 8/2012 8/2011 Origination: Last CAP Review: Next CAP Review: Last Review ...
Endoscopic Therapies A variety of endoscopic therapies for the treatment of GERD have been developed and proposed as alternatives to pharmacological therapy or anti-reflux surgery.
Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery Hae-Dong Jho Professor of Neurological Surgery, Director of Minimally Invasive Innovative Microneurosurgery, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Abstract.
Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery: State-of-the-Art . Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development College of Medicine www.mayo.edu
Case report UDC: 616.348-006:616.36-008.5-073. doi: 10.5633/amm.2011.0108 . PALLIATIVE ENDOSCOPIC TREATMENT OF METASTATIC COLORECTAL