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Results of Two Types of Substernal Gastric Bypass for Advanced Esophageal Cancer

  • Toshihiro Hirai
  • Yoshinori Yamashita
  • Hidenori Mukaida
  • Takashi Iwata
  • Shuji Saeki
  • Tetsuya Toge
Conference paper

Abstract

Despite the availability of various devices and the advances which have been made in the field of surgery and radiation therapy, the prognosis of advanced esophageal cancer still remains poor. In fact, most die within 1 year under very miserable conditions.

Keywords

Esophageal Cancer Gastric Bypass Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome Cervical Esophagus 
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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Toshihiro Hirai
  • Yoshinori Yamashita
  • Hidenori Mukaida
  • Takashi Iwata
  • Shuji Saeki
  • Tetsuya Toge
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  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Research Institute for Nuclear Medicine and BiologyHiroshima University Kasumi 1-2-3Minami-ku, Hiroshima, 734Japan

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