What is Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)?

Category: Surgeries

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Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) is an endoscopic procedure has been used for Stage 0 and I esophageal cancer as a less invasive alternative to removal of all or part of the esophagus (esophagectomy).

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)

Side effect Patients
Nausea 1

Duration

Currently having Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped having Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR).