Esophagogastroscopy on admission. (a) Endoscopic picture shows esophagogastric varices (Li F2 Cb RC (+), Lg-cf F1 RC (-). (b) White thrombus was observed on the middle of the esophageal varices. (c) The first session of variceal ligation with one rubber band was carried out successfully. (d) Endoscopic picture shows the banded varices 5 days after the first variceal ligation.