Role of Endoscopy in the Management of Benign and Malignant Gastroduodenal Obstruction

Patient Guideline Summary

Publication Date: February 1, 2021
Last Updated: March 3, 2023

Objective

Objective

This patient summary means to discuss key recommendations from the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) for the role of endoscopy in the management of benign and malignant gastroduodenal obstruction. It is limited to adults 18 years of age and older and should not be used as a reference for children.