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788d: A Magnetic Retrieval System for Pancreaticobiliary Stents: Obviating the Need for Second Endoscopy

      Plastic stents are routinely placed in the pancreaticobiliary system to facilitate drainage. A second endoscopy is sometimes required for removal of these temporary stents. We have developed magnetic pancreatico-biliary stents that can be removed using an external hand-held magnet, thereby obviating the need for a second endoscopy.
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