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Complications Associated with Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection
As with any procedure, it's possible for complications to happen. However, this is uncommon. As nationally recognized experts in minimally invasive surgery, our physicians deliver highly specialized care before, during and after your procedure to help you avoid complications.
Possible complications associated with endoscopic submucosal dissection include:
Your dysplasia comes back (recurrence)
Minor bleeding within 24 hours of your procedure
Unintentional puncture (perforation) or tearing in the lining of your esophagus
The Stanford Medicine Online Second Opinion program offers you easy access to our world-class doctors. It’s all done remotely and you don’t have to visit our hospital or one of our clinics for this service. You don’t even need to leave home!