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Thomas E. Kowalski, MD

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132 South 10th Street
Main Building, Suite 480
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8900
(215) 503-2527 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Mutational analysis of cytocentrifugation supernatant fluid from pancreatic solid mass lesions
  2. Evaluation of a fully covered self-expanding metal stent with flared ends in malignant biliary obstruction: A multicenter study
  3. Stage of Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Predicts Recurrence of Biliary Obstruction in Patients With Metal Stents
  4. A multicenter, prospective study of a new fully covered expandable metal biliary stent for the palliative treatment of malignant bile duct obstruction
  5. Endoscopic ultrasound and fine needle aspiration in pancreatic cancer
  6. Low but significant yield of endosonography in patients with suspected sphincter of Oddi dysfunction type III with normal imaging studies
  7. Placement of fully covered self-expandable metal stents in patients with locally advanced esophageal cancer before neoadjuvant therapy
  8. Identification of Cholangiocarcinoma by Using the Spyglass Spyscope System for Peroral Cholangioscopy and Biopsy Collection
  9. Targeted cyst wall puncture and aspiration during EUS-FNA increases the diagnostic yield of premalignant and malignant pancreatic cysts
  10. Extended Follow-Up and Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Nonmalignant Disease
  11. Relationship of pancreatic mass size and diagnostic yield of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration
  12. Fully covered self-expandable metal stents are effective and safe to treat distal malignant biliary strictures, irrespective of surgical resectability status
  13. False-positive EUS-guided FNA cytology for solid pancreatic lesions
  14. Cyst wall puncture and aspiration during EUS-guided fine needle aspiration may increase the diagnostic yield of mucinous cysts of the pancreas
  15. The added value of molecular testing in small pancreatic cysts
  16. Self-expanding plastic esophageal stents versus jejunostomy tubes for the maintenance of nutrition during neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy in patients with esophageal cancer: A retrospective study
  17. Post-sphincterotomy transampullary balloon dilation is a safe and effective technique
  18. Rosai-Dorfman disease of the colon
  19. Solid serous adenoma of the pancreas: A rare form of serous cystadenoma
  20. Endoscopic stenting of esophageal cancer: The clinical impact