NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
What are the complications and how typical are they?
Major complications are bleeding and perforation, both less than 1 in 1000 procedures. Others include reaction to medications used for sedation (rare) and mild, transient abdominal discomfort afterwards (not uncommon).
Gregory S Cooper, MD
Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University