TITLE

THE ESOPHAGUS: Resection of Epiphrenic Esophageal Diverticulum with Esophagomyotomy and Belsey Repair

AUTHOR(S)
CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p435
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Information on the resection of epiphrenic esophageal diverticulum from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume One, Second Edition, is presented. It discusses the features of epiphrenic diverticula. The steps involved in the resection of the epiphrenic diverticula with esophagomyotomy and Belsey repair are outlined.
ACCESSION #
43758752

 

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