Esophagectomy: Right Thoracotomy and Laparotomy

  • Jameson L. Chassin


Esophagectomy via right thoracotomy is indicated in carcinoma of the esophagus, except for tumors of the distal 10 cm.


Methylene Blue Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Nasogastric Tube Esophageal Hiatus Inferior Thyroid Artery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jameson L. Chassin
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  1. 1.Clinical SurgeryNew York University School of MedicineNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryNew York Hospital Medical Center of QueensFlushingUSA

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