Esophagectomy for Esophageal Disruption

  • Áron Altorjay
  • János Kiss
  • Attila Vörös
Conference paper


In thoracic surgical practice, there are just a few acute conditions which have sequelae as serious as perforation of the thoracic segment of the esophagus. Its mortality is almost three times that of lesions to the cervical esophagus [1].


Esophageal Perforation Thoracic Esophagus Esophageal Disease Jejunal Interposition Subtotal Esophagectomy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Áron Altorjay
  • János Kiss
  • Attila Vörös
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryPostgraduate Medical UniversityBudapestHungary

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