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William R. Brugge, MD


  • Yoon WJ, S Daglilar E, Castillo CF, Mino-Kenudson M, Pitman MB, Brugge WR.Peritoneal seeding in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas patients who underwent endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration: The PIPE Study.Endoscopy. 2014 May;46(5):382-7.
  • Kadayifci A, Brugge WR.Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration for the differential diagnosis of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms and size stratification for surveillance.Endoscopy. 2014 Apr;46(4):357.
  • Morales-Oyarvide V, Yoon WJ, Ingkakul T, Forcione DG, Casey BW, Brugge WR, Fernández-Del Castillo C, Pitman MB.Cystic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: The value of cytology in preoperative diagnosis.Cancer Cytopathol. 2014 Mar 3.
  • Ma T, Jang EJ, Zukerberg LR, Odze R, Gala MK, Kelsey PB, Forcione DG, Brugge WR, Casey BW, Syngal S, Chung DC.Recurrences are common after endoscopic ampullectomy for adenoma in the familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) syndrome.Surg Endosc. 2014 Feb 25.
  • Pitman MB, Centeno BA, Daglilar ES, Brugge WR, Mino-Kenudson M.Cytological criteria of high-grade epithelial atypia in the cyst fluid of pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms.Cancer Cytopathol. 2014 Jan;122(1):40-7.
  • Wu RI, Yoon WJ, Brugge WR, Mino-Kenudson M, Pitman MB.Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) contributes to a triple-negative test in preoperative screening of pancreatic cysts.Cancer Cytopathol. 2013 Dec 10.
  • Das KK, Xiao H, Geng X, Fernandez-Del-Castillo C, Morales-Oyarvide V, Daglilar E, Forcione DG, Bounds BC, Brugge WR, Pitman MB, Mino-Kenudson M, Das KM.mAb Das-1 is specific for high-risk and malignant intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN).Gut. 2013 Nov 25.
  • Sahora K, Mino-Kenudson M, Brugge W, Thayer SP, Ferrone CR, Sahani D, Pitman MB, Warshaw AL, Lillemoe KD, Fernandez-del Castillo CF.Branch duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms: does cyst size change the tip of the scale? A critical analysis of the revised international consensus guidelines in a large single-institutional series.Ann Surg. 2013 Sep;258(3):466-75.
  • Sauk J, Coron E, Kava L, Suter M, Gora M, Gallagher K, Rosenberg M, Ananthakrishnan A, Nishioka N, Lauwers G, Woods K, Brugge W, Forcione D, Bouma BE, Tearney G.Interobserver agreement for the detection of Barrett's esophagus with optical frequency domain imaging.Dig Dis Sci. 2013 Aug;58(8):2261-5.
  • Ho HC, Eloubeidi MA, Siddiqui UD, Brugge WR, Rossi F, Bounds BW, Aslanian HR.Endosonographic and cyst fluid characteristics of cystic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: A multicentre case series.Digestive And Liver Disease : Official Journal Of The Italian Society Of Gastroenterology And The Italian Association For The Study Of The Liver. 2013 Apr 9.
  • Daglilar ES, Yoon WJ, Mino-Kenudson M, Brugge WR.Controlled swine bile duct ablation with a bipolar radiofrequency catheter.Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 May;77(5):815-9.
  • Yoon WJ, Brugge WR.Endoscopic evaluation of bile duct strictures.Gastrointest. Endosc. Clin. N. Am. 2013 Apr;23(2):277-93.
  • Oh HC, Brugge WR.EUS-guided pancreatic cyst ablation: a critical review (with video).Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Apr;77(4):526-33.
  • Pitman MB, Yaeger KA, Brugge WR, Mino-Kenudson M.Prospective analysis of atypical epithelial cells as a high-risk cytologic feature for malignancy in pancreatic cysts.Cancer Cytopathol. 2012 Nov 6.
  • Stone JH, Khosroshahi A, Deshpande V, Chan JK, Heathcote JG, Aalberse R, Azumi A, Bloch DB, Brugge WR, Carruthers MN, Cheuk W, Cornell L, Castillo CF, Ferry JA, Forcione D, Klöppel G, Hamilos DL, Kamisawa T, Kasashima S, Kawa S, Kawano M, Masaki Y, Notohara K, Okazaki K, Ryu JK, Saeki T, Sahani D, Sato Y, Smyrk T, Stone JR, Takahira M, Umehara H, Webster G, Yamamoto M, Yi E, Yoshino T, Zamboni G, Zen Y, Chari S.Recommendations for the nomenclature of IgG4-related disease and its individual organ system manifestations.Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Oct;64(10):3061-7.
  • Deshpande V, Zen Y, Chan JK, Yi EE, Sato Y, Yoshino T, Klöppel G, Heathcote JG, Khosroshahi A, Ferry JA, Aalberse RC, Bloch DB, Brugge WR, Bateman AC, Carruthers MN, Chari ST, Cheuk W, Cornell LD, Fernandez-Del Castillo C, Forcione DG, Hamilos DL, Kamisawa T, Kasashima S, Kawa S, Kawano M, Lauwers GY, Masaki Y, Nakanuma Y, Notohara K, Okazaki K, Ryu JK, Saeki T, Sahani DV, Smyrk TC, Stone JR, Takahira M, Webster GJ, Yamamoto M, Zamboni G, Umehara H, Stone JH.Consensus statement on the pathology of IgG4-related disease.Mod Pathol. 2012 Sep;25(9):1181-92.
  • Karaca C, Cizginer S, Konuk Y, Kambadakone A, Turner BG, Mino-Kenudson M, Sahani DV, Macfarlane C, Brugge W.Feasibility of EUS-guided injection of irinotecan-loaded microspheres into the swine pancreas.Gastrointest Endosc. 2011 Mar;73(3):603-6.
  • Turner BG, Brugge WR.Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic approaches to intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm.World J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Oct 27;2(10):337-41.
  • Pitman MB, Genevay M, Yaeger K, Chebib I, Turner BG, Mino-Kenudson M, Brugge WR.High-grade atypical epithelial cells in pancreatic mucinous cysts are a more accurate predictor of malignancy than "positive" cytology.Cancer Cytopathol. 2010 Dec 25;118(6):434-40.
  • Telford JJ, Carr-Locke DL, Baron TH, Poneros JM, Bounds BC, Kelsey PB, Schapiro RH, Huang CS, Lichtenstein DR, Jacobson BC, Saltzman JR, Thompson CC, Forcione DG, Gostout CJ, Brugge WR.A randomized trial comparing uncovered and partially covered self-expandable metal stents in the palliation of distal malignant biliary obstruction.Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 Nov;72(5):907-14.
  • Turner BG, Gee DW, Cizginer S, Kim MC, Mino-Kenudson M, Sylla P, Brugge WR, Rattner DW.Endoscopic transesophageal mediastinal lymph node dissection and en bloc resection by using mediastinal and thoracic approaches (with video).Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 Oct;72(4):831-5.
  • DeWitt J, DiMaio CJ, Brugge WR.Long-term follow-up of pancreatic cysts that resolve radiologically after EUS-guided ethanol ablation.Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 Oct;72(4):862-6.
  • Forcione DG, Brugge WR.New kid on the block? Autoimmune pancreatitis.Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol. 2010 Aug;24(4):361-78.
  • Turner BG, Cizginer S, Kim MC, Mino-Kenudson M, Ducharme RW, Surti VC, Sylla P, Brugge WR, Rattner DW, Gee DW.Stent placement provides safe esophageal closure in thoracic NOTES(TM) procedures.Surg Endosc. 2010 Sep 4.
  • Sylla P, Sohn DK, Cizginer S, Konuk Y, Turner BG, Gee DW, Willingham FF, Hsu M, Mino-Kenudson M, Brugge WR, Rattner DW.Survival study of natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery for rectosigmoid resection using transanal endoscopic microsurgery with or without transgastric endoscopic assistance in a swine model.Surg Endosc. 2010 Aug;24(8):2022-30.
  • Willingham FF, Turner BG, Gee DW, Cizginer S, Sohn DK, Sylla P, Kambadakone A, Sahani D, Mino-Kenudson M, Rattner DW, Brugge WR.Leaks and endoscopic assessment of break of integrity after NOTES gastrotomy: the LEAKING study, a prospective, randomized, controlled trial.Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 May;71(6):1018-24.
  • Turner BG, Brugge WR.Pancreatic cystic lesions: when to watch, when to operate, and when to ignore.Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2010 Apr;12(2):98-105. Review.
  • Sohn DK, Turner BG, Gee DW, Willingham FF, Sylla P, Cizginer S, Konuk Y, Brugge WR, Rattner DW.Reducing the unexpectedly high rate of injuries caused by NOTES gastrotomy creation.Surg Endosc. 2010 Feb;24(2):277-82.
  • Turner BG, Gee DW, Cizginer S, Konuk Y, Karaca C, Willingham F, Mino-Kenudson M, Morse C, Rattner DW, Brugge WR.Feasibility of endoscopic transesophageal thoracic sympathectomy (with video).Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 Jan;71(1):171-5.
  • Turner BG, Cizginer S, Agarwal D, Yang J, Pitman MB, Brugge WR.Diagnosis of pancreatic neoplasia with EUS and FNA: a report of accuracy.Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 Jan;71(1):91-8.
  • Desilets DJ, Romanelli JR, Earle DB, Surti VC, Willingham FF, Brugge WR.Loop-anchor purse-string versus endoscopic clips for gastric closure: a natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery comparison study using burst pressures.Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Dec;70(6):1225-30.
  • Sahani DV,Holalkere NS,Kambadakone A,Matthes K,Mino-Kenudson M,Brugge WR.Role of Computed Tomography Perfusion in the Evaluation of Pancreatic Necrosis and Pancreatitis After Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Ablation of the Pancreas in a Porcine Model.Pancreas. 2009 Oct;38(7):775-81.
  • Puli SR,Reddy JB,Bechtold ML,Antillon MR,Brugge WR.EUS-Guided Celiac Plexus Neurolysis for Pain due to Chronic Pancreatitis or Pancreatic Cancer Pain: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review.Dig Dis Sci. 2009 Nov;54(11):2330-7. Review.
  • Willingham FF, Gee DW, Sylla P, Kambadakone A, Singh AH, Sahani D, Mino-Kenudson M, Rattner DW, Brugge WR.Natural orifice versus conventional laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy in a porcine model: a randomized, controlled trial.Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Oct;70(4):740-7.
  • DeWitt J, McGreevy K, Schmidt CM, Brugge WR.EUS-guided ethanol versus saline solution lavage for pancreatic cysts: a randomized, double-blind study.Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Oct;70(4):710-23.
  • Sepe PS,Moparty B,Pitman MB,Saltzman JR,Brugge WR.EUS-guided FNA for the diagnosis of GI stromal cell tumors: sensitivity and cytologic yield.Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Aug;70(2):254-61.
  • Shen J,Brugge WR,Dimaio CJ,Pitman MB.Molecular analysis of pancreatic cyst fluid: a comparative analysis with current practice of diagnosis.Cancer Cytopathol. 2009 Jun 25;117(3):217-27.
  • Sepe PS,Brugge WR.A guide for the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal stromal cell tumors.Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2009 Jun;6(6):363-71. Review.
  • Ferrone CR,Correa-Gallego C,Warshaw AL,Brugge WR,Forcione DG,Thayer SP,Fernandez-del Castillo C.Current trends in pancreatic cystic neoplasms.Arch Surg. 2009 May;144(5):448-54.
  • Sahani DV,Miller JC,del Castillo CF,Brugge WR,Thrall JH,Lee SI.Cystic pancreatic lesions: classification and management.J Am Coll Radiol. 2009 May;6(5):376-80. Review.
  • Lauwers GY,Forcione DG,Nishioka NS,Deshpande V,Lisovsky MY,Brugge WR,Mino-Kenudson M.Novel endoscopic therapeutic modalities for superficial neoplasms arising in Barrett's esophagus: a primer for surgical pathologists.Mod Pathol. 2009 Apr;22(4):489-98. Review.
  • Ho KY,Brugge WR.EUS 2008 Working Group document: evaluation of EUS-guided pancreatic-cyst ablation.Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Feb;69(2 Suppl):S22-7.
  • Brugge WR.EUS-guided tumor ablation with heat, cold, microwave, or radiofrequency: will there be a winner?.Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Feb;69(2 Suppl):S212-6.
  • Brugge WR.The use of EUS to diagnose cystic neoplasms of the pancreas.Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Feb;69(2 Suppl):S203-9.
  • Puli SR,Reddy JB,Bechtold ML,Choudhary A,Antillon MR,Brugge WR.Accuracy of endoscopic ultrasound to diagnose nodal invasion by rectal cancers: a meta-analysis and systematic review.Ann Surg Oncol. 2009 May;16(5):1255-65. Review.
  • Khalid A,Zahid M,Finkelstein SD,LeBlanc JK,Kaushik N,Ahmad N,Brugge WR,Edmundowicz SA,Hawes RH,McGrath KM.Pancreatic cyst fluid DNA analysis in evaluating pancreatic cysts: a report of the PANDA study.Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 May;69(6):1095-102.
  • Sahani DV,Lin DJ,Venkatesan AM,Sainani N,Mino-Kenudson M,Brugge WR,Fernandez-Del-Castillo C.Multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis and management of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas.Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2009 Mar;7(3):259-69. Review.
  • Willingham FF,Gee DW,Sylla P,Lauwers GY,Rattner DW,Brugge WR.En bloc esophageal mucosectomy for concentric circumferential mucosal resection (with video).Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Jan;69(1):147-51.
  • Mandal RV,Forcione DG,Brugge WR,Nishioka NS,Mino-Kenudson M,Lauwers GY.Effect of tumor characteristics and duplication of the muscularis mucosae on the endoscopic staging of superficial Barrett esophagus-related neoplasia.Am J Surg Pathol. 2009 Apr;33(4):620-5.
  • Al-Kawas FH,Brugge WR.Report of the first endoscopy unit directors meeting: March 29-30, 2008, Georgetown University Conference Center, Washington, DC.Gastrointest Endosc. 2008 Dec;68(6):1153-7.
  • Puli SR,Bechtold ML,Reddy JB,Choudhary A,Antillon MR,Brugge WR.How good is endoscopic ultrasound in differentiating various T stages of rectal cancer? Meta-analysis and systematic review.Ann Surg Oncol. 2009 Feb;16(2):254-65.
  • Brugge WR.Contrast-enhanced endoscopic ultrasound for diagnosis of pancreatic malignancy--a visual aid or a distraction?.Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008 Dec;5(12):662-3.
  • Sepehr A,Mino-Kenudson M,Ogawa F,Brugge WR,Deshpande V,Lauwers GY.IgG4+ to IgG+ plasma cells ratio of ampulla can help differentiate autoimmune pancreatitis from other "mass forming" pancreatic lesions.Am J Surg Pathol. 2008 Dec;32(12):1770-9.
  • Sylla P,Willingham FF,Sohn DK,Gee D,Brugge WR,Rattner DW.NOTES rectosigmoid resection using transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) with transgastric endoscopic assistance: a pilot study in swine.J Gastrointest Surg. 2008 Oct;12(10):1717-23.
  • Pitman MB,Michaels PJ,Deshpande V,Brugge WR,Bounds BC.Cytological and cyst fluid analysis of small (< or =3 cm) branch duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms adds value to patient management decisions.Pancreatology. 2008;8(3):277-84.
  • Vignesh S, Brugge WR.Endoscopic Diagnosis and Treatment of Pancreatic Cysts.J Clin Gastroenterol. 2008 May/June;42(5):493-506. Review.
  • Brugge WR.Diagnosis and management of relapsing pancreatitis associated with cystic neoplasms of the pancreas.World J Gastroenterol. 2008 Feb 21;14(7):1038-43. Review.
  • Belsley NA, Pitman MB, Lauwers GY, Brugge WR, Deshpande V.Serous cystadenoma of the pancreas: limitations and pitfalls of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy.Cancer. 2008 Apr 25;114(2):102-10.
  • Brugge WR.The incidental pancreatic cyst on abdominal computerized tomography imaging: diagnosis and management.Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008 Feb;6(2):140-4.
  • Brugge WR.EUS is an important new tool for accessing the portal vein.Gastrointest Endosc. 2008 Feb;67(2):343-4.
  • Yusuf TE, Matthes K, Brugge WR.EUS-guided photodynamic therapy with verteporfin for ablation of normal pancreatic tissue: a pilot study in a porcine model (with video).Gastrointest Endosc. 2008 May;67(6):957-61.
  • Sahani DV, Shah ZK, Catalano OA, Boland GW, Brugge WR.Radiology of pancreatic adenocarcinoma: current status of imaging.J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008 Jan;23(1):23-33. Review.
  • Brugge WR.Optimizing methods for the diagnosis of pancreatic cancer.J Clin Gastroenterol. 2007 Nov-Dec;41(10):869-70.
  • Willingham FF, Gee DW, Lauwers GY, Brugge WR, Rattner DW.Natural orifice transesophageal mediastinoscopy and thoracoscopy.Surg Endosc. 2008 Apr;22(4):1042-7.
  • Matthes K, Yusuf TE, Willingham FF, Mino-Kenudson M, Rattner DW, Brugge WR.Feasibility of endoscopic transgastric distal pancreatectomy in a porcine animal model.Gastrointest Endosc. 2007 Oct;66(4):762-6.
  • Khalid A, Brugge W.ACG practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of neoplastic pancreatic cysts.Am J Gastroenterol. 2007 Oct;102(10):2339-49. Review.
  • Willingham FF, Brugge WR.Taking NOTES: translumenal flexible endoscopy and endoscopic surgery.Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2007 Sep;23(5):550-5. Review.
  • Yusuf TE, Tsutaki S, Wagh MS, Waxman I, Brugge WR.The EUS hardware store: state of the art technical review of instruments and equipment (with videos).Gastrointest Endosc. 2007 Jul;66(1):131-43. Review.
  • Brugge WR.Advances in the endoscopic management of patients with pancreatic and biliary malignancies.South Med J. 2006 Dec;99(12):1358-66. Review.
  • Deshpande V, Chicano S, Chiocca S, Finkelberg D, Selig MK, Mino-Kenudson M, Brugge WR, Colvin RB, Lauwers GY.Autoimmune pancreatitis: a systemic immune complex mediated disease.Am J Surg Pathol. 2006 Dec;30(12):1537-45.
  • Matthes K, Bounds BC, Collier K, Gutierrez A, Brugge WR.EUS staging of upper GI malignancies: results of a prospective randomized trial.Gastrointest Endosc. 2006 Oct;64(4):496-502.
  • Brugge WR.Endoscopic management of esophageal malignancy: lessons learned from gastric cancer.Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2006 Sep;22(5):527-8.
  • Michaels PJ, Brachtel EF, Bounds BC, Brugge WR, Bishop Pitman M.Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas: cytologic features predict histologic grade.Cancer. 2006 Jun 25;108(3):163-73.
  • Farrell JJ, Lauwers GY, Brugge WR.Endoscopic mucosal resection using a cap-fitted endoscope improves tissue resection and pathology interpretation: an animal study.Gastric Cancer. 2006;9(1):3-8.
  • Ferndez-del Castillo C, Alsfasser G, Targarona J, Brugge WR, Warshaw AL.Serum CA 19-9 in the management of cystic lesions of the pancreas.Pancreas. 2006 Mar;32(2):220.
  • Sahani DV, Saokar A, Hahn PF, Brugge WR, Fernandez-Del Castillo C.Pancreatic cysts 3 cm or smaller: how aggressive should treatment be?.Radiology. 2006 Mar;238(3):912-9.
  • Hull MJ, Mino-Kenudson M, Nishioka NS, Ban S, Sepehr A, Puricelli W, Nakatsuka L, Ota S, Shimizu M, Brugge WR, Lauwers GY.Endoscopic mucosal resection: an improved diagnostic procedure for early gastroesophageal epithelial neoplasms.Am J Surg Pathol. 2006 Jan;30(1):114-8.
  • Sahani DV, Kadavigere R, Saokar A, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Brugge WR, Hahn PF.Cystic pancreatic lesions: a simple imaging-based classification system for guiding management.Radiographics. 2005 Nov-Dec;25(6):1471-84.
  • Deshpande V, Mino-Kenudson M, Brugge WR, Pitman MB, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Warshaw AL, Lauwers GY.Endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration biopsy of autoimmune pancreatitis: diagnostic criteria and pitfalls.Am J Surg Pathol. 2005 Nov;29(11):1464-71.
  • Brugge WR.Should all pancreatic cystic lesions be resected? Cyst-fluid analysis in the differential diagnosis of pancreatic cystic lesions: a meta-analysis.Gastrointest Endosc. 2005 Sep;62(3):390-1.
  • Kwon RS, Brugge WR.New advances in pancreatic imaging.Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2005 Sep;21(5):561-7.
  • Brugge WR.Endoscopic techniques to diagnose and manage biliary tumors.J Clin Oncol. 2005 Jul 10;23(20):4561-5.
  • Brugge WR.Approach to cystic pancreatic lesions.Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2005 Jul;15(3):485-96, viii.
  • Ryan DP, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Willett CG, Brugge WR, Sahani D, Brachtel EF.Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 20-2005. A 58-year-old man with locally advanced pancreatic cancer.N Engl J Med. 2005 Jun 30;352(26):2734-41.
  • Sahani DV, Saokar A, Fernandez C, Brugge WR, Hahn PF, Mueller PR.Small (<3 centimeters) pancreatic cyst - how aggressive should we be?.Radiology. In press;In press:In press.
  • Sahani DV, Kadavigere R, Saokar A, Brugge WR, Fernandez C, Mueller PR.Cystic pancreatic lesions: a simple image-based classification to guide management.Radiographics. In press;In press:In press.
  • Kwon RS, Sahani DV, Brugge WR.Gastrointestinal cancer imaging: deeper than the eye can see.Gastroenterology. 2005 May;128(6):1538-53.
  • Gan SI, Thompson CC, Lauwers GY, Bounds BC, Brugge WR.Ethanol lavage of pancreatic cystic lesions: initial pilot study.Gastrointest Endosc. 2005 May;61(6):746-52.
  • Mino-Kenudson M, Brugge WR, Puricelli WP, Nakatsuka LN, Nishioka NS, Zukerberg LR, Misdraji J, Lauwers GY.Management of Superficial Barrett's Epithelium-Related Neoplasms by Endoscopic Mucosal Resection: Clinicopathologic Analysis of 27 Cases.Am J Surg Pathol. 2005 May;29(5):680-686.
  • Lee LS, Saltzman JR, Bounds BC, Poneros JM, Brugge WR, Thompson CC.EUS-guided fine needle aspiration of pancreatic cysts: a retrospective analysis of complications and their predictors.Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2005 Mar;3(3):231-6.
  • Brugge WR, Lauwers GY, Sahani D, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Warshaw AL.Cystic neoplasms of the pancreas.N Engl J Med. 2004 Sep 16;351(12):1218-26.
  • Brugge WR.Pancreatic fine needle aspiration: to do or not to do?.JOP. 2004 Jul;5(4):282-8.
  • Brugge WR, Lewandrowski K, Lee-Lewandrowski E, Centeno BA, Szydlo T, Regan S, del Castillo CF, Warshaw AL.Diagnosis of pancreatic cystic neoplasms: a report of the cooperative pancreatic cyst study.Gastroenterology. 2004 May;126(5):1330-6.
  • Brugge WR.Evaluation of pancreatic cystic lesions with EUS.Gastrointest Endosc. 2004 May;59(6):698-707.
  • Brugge WR, Mueller PR, Misdraji J.Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 8-2004. A 28-year-old man with abdominal pain, fever, and a mass in the region of the pancreas.N Engl J Med. 2004 Mar 11;350(11):1131-8.
  • Lai L, Poneros J, Santilli J, Brugge W.EUS-guided portal vein catheterization and pressure measurement in an animal model: a pilot study of feasibility.Gastrointest Endosc. 2004 Feb;59(2):280-3.
  • Chan HH, Nishioka NS, Mino M, Lauwers GY, Puricelli WP, Collier KN, Brugge WR.EUS-guided photodynamic therapy of the pancreas: a pilot study.Gastrointest Endosc. 2004 Jan;59(1):95-9.
  • Lai L, Brugge WR.Endoscopic ultrasound is a sensitive and specific test to diagnose portal venous system thrombosis (PVST).Am J Gastroenterol. 2004 Jan;99(1):40-4.
  • Lauwers GY, Ban S, Mino M, Ota S, Matsumoto T, Arai S, Chan HH, Brugge WR, Shimizu M.Endoscopic mucosal resection for gastric epithelial neoplasms: a study of 39 cases with emphasis on the evaluation of specimens and recommendations for optimal pathologic analysis.Mod Pathol. 2004 Jan;17(1):2-8.
  • Warshaw AL, Brugge WR, Lewandrowski KB, Pitman MB.Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 35-2003. A 75-year-old man with a cystic lesion of the pancreas.N Engl J Med. 2003 Nov 13;349(20):1954-61.
  • Ahmad NA, Kochman ML, Brensinger C, Brugge WR, Faigel DO, Gress FG, Kimmey MB, Nickl NJ, Savides TJ, Wallace MB, Wiersema MJ, Ginsberg GG.Interobserver agreement among endosonographers for the diagnosis of neoplastic versus non-neoplastic pancreatic cystic lesions.Gastrointest Endosc. 2003 Jul;58(1):59-64.
  • Fernndez-del Castillo C, Targarona J, Thayer SP, Rattner DW, Brugge WR, Warshaw AL.Incidental pancreatic cysts: clinicopathologic characteristics and comparison with symptomatic patients.Arch Surg. 2003 Apr;138(4):427-3; discussion 433-4.
  • Jacobson BC, Pitman MB, Brugge WR.EUS-guided FNA for the diagnosis of gallbladder masses.Gastrointest Endosc. 2003 Feb;57(2):251-4.
  • Bounds BC, Brugge WR.EUS diagnosis of cystic lesions of the pancreas.Int J Gastrointest Cancer. 2001;30(1-2):27-31.
  • Brugge WR.Fine needle aspiration of pancreatic masses: the clinical impact.Am J Gastroenterol. 2002 Nov;97(11):2701-2.
  • Brugge WR.Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas.Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 2002 Oct;5(5):325-330.
  • Farrell JJ, Brugge WR.EUS-guided fine-needle aspiration of a renal mass: an alternative method for diagnosis of malignancy.Gastrointest Endosc. 2002 Sep;56(3):450-2.
  • Mallery JS, Centeno BA, Hahn PF, Chang Y, Warshaw AL, Brugge WR.Pancreatic tissue sampling guided by EUS, CT/US, and surgery: a comparison of sensitivity and specificity.Gastrointest Endosc. 2002 Aug;56(2):218-24.
  • Brugge WR.Role of endoscopic ultrasound in the diagnosis of cystic lesions of the pancreas.Pancreatology. 2001;1(6):637-40.
  • Farrell JJ, Brugge WR.Intraductal papillary mucinous tumor of the pancreas.Gastrointest Endosc. 2002 May;55(6):701-14.
  • Eisen GM, Dominitz JA, Faigel DO, Goldstein JA, Petersen BT, Raddawi HM, Ryan ME, Vargo JJ, Young HS, Wheeler-Harbaugh J, Hawes RH, Brugge WR, Carrougher JG, Chak A, Faigel DO, Kochman ML, Savides TJ, Wallace MB, Wiersema MJ, Erickson RA,.Guidelines for credentialing and granting privileges for endoscopic ultrasound.Gastrointest Endosc. 2001 Dec;54(6):811-4.
  • Brandwein SL, Farrell JJ, Centeno BA, Brugge WR.Detection and tumor staging of malignancy in cystic, intraductal, and solid tumors of the pancreas by EUS.Gastrointest Endosc. 2001 Jun;53(7):722-7.
  • Brugge WR.The role of EUS in the diagnosis of cystic lesions of the pancreas.Gastrointest Endosc. 2000 Dec;52(6 Suppl):S18-22.
  • Brugge WR, Van Dam J.Pancreatic and biliary endoscopy.N Engl J Med. 1999 Dec 9;341(24):1808-16.
  • Van Dam J, Brugge WR.Endoscopy of the upper gastrointestinal tract.N Engl J Med. 1999 Dec 2;341(23):1738-48.
  • Goldberg SN, Mallery S, Gazelle GS, Brugge WR.EUS-guided radiofrequency ablation in the pancreas: results in a porcine model.Gastrointest Endosc. 1999 Sep;50(3):392-401.
  • Brugge WR.Endoscopic ultrasound staging of esophageal cancer: assuming responsibility.Am J Gastroenterol. 1999 Jul;94(7):1724-7.
  • Brugge WR.Endoscopic ultrasonography: the current status.Gastroenterology. 1998 Dec;115(6):1577-83.
  • Quirk DM, Rattner DW, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Warshaw AL, Brugge WR.The use of endoscopic ultrasonography to reduce the cost of treating ampullary tumors.Gastrointest Endosc. 1997 Oct;46(4):334-7.
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