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Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for the stomach (Stomach ESD) (Kishiwada Tokushukai Hospital)

implementation facility
  • Kishiwada Tokushukai Hospital
  • 596-0042
  • Osaka4-27-1, Kamoricho, Kishiwada-city
Facility Details
program name
Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for the stomach (Stomach ESD) (Kishiwada Tokushukai Hospital)
  • medical treatment:stomach cancer
program details
[Target diseases]Stomach tumor, Early stomach cancer [Special feature]ESD (Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection) is a treatment method which is less invasive compared with open surgery, with which patients have little pain after the operation or do not need to change in their diet, even though, whose effect is expected to be the same as the open surgery. We have performed ESD to one of the greatest number of cases in Japan. [Clinical department]Gastrointestinal medicine [Doctor in charge]Director of the Endoscope Center Dr.Wataru Ono, graduated from Nara Medical University, Specialist authorized by the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology Specialist authorized by Japan Radiological Society [Past records]ESD for the stomach 145 cases in 2009
duration (days)
5 days
requirement, condition for apply
Stomach endoscope, and ultrasonography or CT are required to perform 3 months and one year later and then 4 more times of examinations every year are required to perform as a follow-up after the operation in the patient’s country.
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