Covered removable self-expandable mental stents for the treatment of refractory benign biliary disease

Journal of Digestive Diseases, 06/12/2012

The CRSEMS were left in place for a median of 47 days (range 30–240 days). Immediate complications occurred in one, stent migration in 2 and overgrowth of inflammatory tissue in the stent in 2. Covered removable self–expandable metal stents (CRSEMS) is an excellent option of the treatment for patients with benign biliary disease.

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