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Severe bleeding is a rare event in patients receiving lumen-apposing metal stents for the drainage of pancreatic fluid collections

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  • SZ and SS contributed equally.

  • Contributors All authors were involved in the endoscopic management of patients included in this study and contributed to data collection. SZ and SS wrote the manuscript with input from all co-authors. ME, AA, UW and JH supervised the work.

  • Competing interests SZ received consulting fees from Biogen, Ferring, Janssen-Cilag, Takeda and lecture fees from Abbvie, Falk, Ferring, MSD, Roche, Takeda. AA and ME received consulting and lecture fees from Boston Scientific. JH received grant support from Bayer Technology Services, Metanomics GmbH and travel support and consulting fees from Braun, Takeda, Abbvie, MSD, Falk Foundation, Boston Scientific, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson.

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  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.