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Colon Interposition after Total and Subtotal Esophagectomy

  • Jakob R. Izbicki
  • Katharina Steffani
  • Alexandr F. Chernousov
  • Pavel M. Bogopolski
  • Dieter C. Broering
  • Hans-Wilhelm Schreiber

Abstract

  • Patients with esophageal carcinoma after subtotal gastrectomy

  • Locally advanced carcinoma of the cardia with infiltration of the lower esophagus

  • Peptic stricture of the total esophagus, including strictures with extension to pharynx or stomach

  • Long peptic stricture of the esophagus with severe esophagitis and esophageal fistula

  • Extensive peptic stricture of the esophagus in patients after subtotal gastrectomy

  • Any affection of the “neo-esophagus” after transpleural esophagectomy, gastric tube reconstruction with cervical esophagostomy (secondary reconstruction after gastric tube necrosis)

  • Necrosis or inadequate length of the gastric or jejunal interposition for reconstruction.

Keywords

Vascular Supply Inferior Mesenteric Artery Colonic Segment Colon Interposition Left Colic Artery 
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© Steinkopff Verlag 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jakob R. Izbicki
    • 1
  • Katharina Steffani
    • 1
  • Alexandr F. Chernousov
    • 2
  • Pavel M. Bogopolski
    • 2
  • Dieter C. Broering
    • 3
  • Hans-Wilhelm Schreiber
    • 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

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