esophagectomy


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e·soph·a·gec·to·my

n. esofagectomía, excisión de una porción del esófago.
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A 55-year-old woman sequentially developed a high-output thoracic chylous fistula after a transhiatal total esophagectomy for adenocarcinoma of the distal esophagus.
After preoperative intensive care unit (ICU) evaluation and preparation, transhiatal esophagectomy (THE) and cervical esophagostomy were performed with pyloromyotomy and feeding jejunostomy.
Management of the 66 patients with a stricture included gastrojejunostomy (n = 24), dilation with endoscope (n = 21), medical treatment (n = 10), esophagectomy (n = 5), jejunostomy (n = 4), esophago-colonic bypass (n = 1), and nasogastric feeding due to old CVA (n = 1).
Protective ventilation influences systemic inflammation after esophagectomy: A randomized controlled study.
While Siewert Type 1 and 2 tumors require a total or a partial esophagectomy, Type 3 tumors can be treated with a gastrectomy.
2) or AC, and the same subjects after BE treatment with PPI and/or APC, radiofrequency ablation (RFA), endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), or after esophagectomy. Patients filled out a questionnaire about GERD.
If the cervical lymph node did not swell (short diameter >0.5 cm), incisions were made in the middle of the right thorax and upper abdomen to perform subtotal esophagectomy and standard two-field lymph node dissection.
Circular muscles from the lower esophagus were obtained from achalasia patients undergoing Heller's myotomy (the experimental group) and esophageal cancer patients undergoing esophagectomy for the upper esophageal carcinoma (the control group) between January 2015 and October 2017.
These include patients suffering from any benign or malignant pathology for which esophagectomy was done and those patients who are suffering from inoperable carcinoma and underwent feeding jejunostomy for palliative purposes.
The patient was a 59-year-old woman with malignant neoplasm of middle third of esophagus and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma admitted to the hospital for a transthoracic esophagectomy. Four days after the procedure, the patient was transferred to the Adult Intensive Care Unit (ICU) due to hemodynamic instability and ventilatory discomfort.
Patients with early-stage esophageal cancer are usually treated with endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) or esophagectomy. However, for patients with unresectable advanced esophageal cancer or who cannot tolerate esophagectomy, chemoradiation therapy (CRT) is a priority.
Groth, M.D., from the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, and colleagues conducted a retrospective study of patients aged 18 to 80 years in the National Cancer Database with clinically staged, locally advanced esophageal adenocarcinoma who underwent a margin-negative esophagectomy following neoadjuvant chemotherapy or chemoradiation.