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Preparation and postoperative care of an esophageal fistula in the dog

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Abstract

A modification of Pavlov’s surgical procedure for preparing an esophageal fistula is described, including the method of feeding and after-care, preserving the life of the animal without loss of weight.

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Correspondence to W. Horsley Gantt.

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Gantt, W.H., Brown, E. & Paré, W.P. Preparation and postoperative care of an esophageal fistula in the dog. Conditional Reflex 3, 263–268 (1968). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03000096

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Keywords

  • Digestive Gland
  • Mediastinitis
  • Esophageal Lesion
  • Bryn Mawr
  • Esophageal Fistula