Jinquan Shuang

Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, China

Title: Closure of a small intestine/vaginal fistula by using a cardiac septal occluder device


Dr Jinquan Shuang is an gastroenterologist mainly engaged in diagnosis and treatment of digestive disease and digestive endoscopy therapy. Especially being skilled in gastroscopy and colonoscopy diagnosis esophagus, stent placement, EMR, and ERCP.


Small intestine/vaginal fistula is an uncommon but serious complication developed after surgery and other disease. Besides surgery management, closure of the fistula by a double-disk nitinol wire mesh Amplatzer Septal Occluder is also effective. Here a small intestine/vaginal fistula which was successfully closed by an Amplatzer Septal Occluder Device is reported.