esophagojejunostomy


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esophagojejunostomy

 [ĕ-sof″ah-go-je″joo-nos´tah-me]
anastomosis of the esophagus to the jejunum.

esophagojejunostomy

/esoph·a·go·je·ju·nos·to·my/ (-jĕ″joo-nos´tah-me) anastomosis of the esophagus to the jejunum.

esophagojejunostomy

[-jij′o̅o̅nos′təmē]
Etymology: Gk, oisophagos, gullet; L, jejunum, empty, stoma, mouth
the surgical creation of a direct passage from the esophagus to the jejunum, bypassing the stomach. The procedure is used after total gastrectomy.

esophagojejunostomy

anastomosis of the esophagus to the jejunum.
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Intracorporeal circular stapling esophagojejunostomy using the transorally inserted anvil (OrVil) after laparoscopic total gastrectomy.
Endoscopy-assisted anastomosis: A modified technique for laparoscopic side-to-side esophagojejunostomy following a total gastrectomy.
Outcome of functional end-to-end esophagojejunostomy in totally laparoscopic total gastrectomy.
Intracorporeal esophagojejunostomy using the double stapling technique after laparoscopic total gastrectomy: A retrospective case-series study.
Does the single-stapling technique for circular-stapled esophagojejunostomy reduce anastomotic complications after laparoscopic total gastrectomy?
A modified overlap method using a linear stapler for intracorporeal esophagojejunostomy after laparoscopic total gastrectomy.
Feasibility and safety of intracorporeal esophagojejunostomy after laparoscopic total gastrectomy: Inverted T-shaped anastomosis using linear staplers.
Overlap method: Novel intracorporeal esophagojejunostomy after laparoscopic total gastrectomy.
Clinical outcomes of esophagojejunostomy in totally laparoscopic total gastrectomy: A Multicenter study.