MINIMAL STANDARD TERMINOLOGY FOR GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY
OMED committee for standardization and terminology
Lars Aabakken, Norway (chairman)
Bjorn Rembacken, UK
Olivier LeMoine, Belgium
Konstantin Kuznetsov, Russia
Jean-Francois Rey, France
Thomas Rösch, Germany
Glen Eisen, US
Peter Cotton, US
Masayuki Fujino, Japan
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