ESD: technical definitions
Epublication WebSurg.com, Nov 2012;12(11). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03endeprez002
Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) is a technique for 'en bloc' resection of superficial tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. It is a more advanced procedure as compared to EMR. In this lecture, Dr. Deprez details the different aspects of this technique.