Endoscopic Control of Enterocutaneous Fistula By Dual Intussuscepting Stent Technique

George Melich, MD, Ajit Pai, MD, Slawomir J Marecik, MD, Leela M Prasad, MD, John J Park, MD. Lutheran General Hospital

Large high output enterocutaneous fistulas pose great difficulties, especially in the setting of recent surgery and compromised skin integrity. This video demonstrates a technique of endoscopic control of enterocutaneous fistula by using two covered overlapping stents. This was performed as a temporizing and nutrition optimizing measure prior to a definitive surgical procedure.

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