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Blunt Transhiatal Subtotal Esophagectomy with Gastroplasty and Cervical Anastomosis

  • Emre F. Yekebas
  • Alexandr F. Chernousov
  • Dieter C. Broering
  • Pavel M. Bogopolski
  • Claus F. Eisenberger
  • Asad Kutup
  • Jakob R. Izbicki

Abstract

  • Adenocarcinoma localized distal to the tracheal bifurcation

  • Squamous cell carcinoma or severe dysplasia localized distal to the tracheal bifurcation

  • Primarily palliative resection

  • Extensive stricture* (stenosis) due to erosion (chemical burns) unresponsive to nonsurgical treatment including bougienage

  • Extensive peptic stricture* (stenosis)

  • Relapse of megaesophagus* after surgical repair of cardiospasm combined with peptic strictures and failure of dilatation

  • Extensive benign esophageal tumors*

  • Extensive intraluminal injury with perforation* (one- or two-stage procedure)

Keywords

Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Gastric Tube Celiac Trunk Left Gastric Artery Cervical Esophagus 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Steinkopff Verlag 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Emre F. Yekebas
    • 1
  • Alexandr F. Chernousov
    • 2
  • Dieter C. Broering
    • 3
  • Pavel M. Bogopolski
    • 2
  • Claus F. Eisenberger
    • 4
  • Asad Kutup
    • 1
  • Jakob R. Izbicki
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic SurgeryUniversity Hospital Hamburg EppendorfHamburgGermany
  2. 2.Department for Thoracic & Abdominal SurgeryNational Research Centre of SurgeryMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Department of General and Thoracic SurgeryChristian-Albrechts-University KielKielGermany
  4. 4.Department of General-, Visceral- and Pediatric SurgeryHeinrich-Heine-University of DüsseldorfDüsseldorfGermany

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