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Post-operative Complications of the Esophagus and Esophagus Bridge Graft

  • Dieter C. Broering
  • Jakob R. Izbicki
  • Yogesh Vashist
  • Alexandr F. Chernousov
  • Pavel M. Bogopolski
  • Emre F. Yekebas

Abstract

Due to the grave risk of insufficiency of the esophageal anastomosis and considering the severe operative trauma that is involved, surgery of the esophagus is one of the most dreaded operations in visceral surgery even today.

Keywords

Gastric Tube Latissimus Dorsi Muscle Pyloric Region Visceral Surgery Esophageal Anastomosis 
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Copyright information

© Steinkopff Verlag 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dieter C. Broering
    • 1
  • Jakob R. Izbicki
    • 2
  • Yogesh Vashist
    • 2
  • Alexandr F. Chernousov
    • 3
  • Pavel M. Bogopolski
    • 3
  • Emre F. Yekebas
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of General and Thoracic SurgeryChristian-Albrechts-University KielKielGermany
  2. 2.Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic SurgeryUniversity Hospital Hamburg EppendorfHamburgGermany
  3. 3.Department for Thoracic & Abdominal SurgeryNational Research Centre of SurgeryMoscowRussia

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