oesophagectomy


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oesophagectomy

e·soph·a·gec·to·my

(ĕ-sof-ă-jek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of any part of the esophagus.
Synonym(s): oesophagectomy.
[esophagus + G. ektomē, excision]
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Combined laparoscopic and thoracoscopic Ivor Lewis oesophagectomy for esophageal cancer: initial experience from China.
Options for resection include trans-hiatal oesophagectomy and transthoracic approaches and the choice of approach will depend on the location of the tumour, access to lymph nodes and surgeon preference.
2-4In this report we describe a patient with lower oesophageal adenocarcinoma who developed tongue metastasis twelve months after neoadjuvant chemo radiation followed by oesophagectomy.
The records of all patients who had undergone oesophagectomy for oesophageal SCC at the Cancer Centre were identified.
3 pg/ml (TLV 15 in the CV group), which can barely be considered clinically relevant when compared with the values in oesophagectomy (>100 pg/ml) (9).
Kemps and Phillips died after oesophagectomy surgery, Morris died after a major colon opeartion and Vowles allegedly wrongly had his bowel removed.
Normally she would have been listed for an oesophagectomy.
Relation between functional dysphagia and vocal cord palsy after transhiatal oesophagectomy.
Oesophagectomy after definitive chemoradiation in patients with locally advanced oesophageal cancer.
Examples are: oesophagectomy, distal pancreatectomy and left lateral segmentectomy of the liver, which are increasingly performed in high-volume specialised units with promising results.
3) Pre-morbid mobility [less than or equal to] 1 km 6 (12) Pre-morbid mobility [less than or equal to] 5 km 21 (42) ASA status 1 8 (16) 2 23 (46) 3 19 (38) Incision type Laparotomy 38 (76) Subcostal 12 (24) Type of surgery Anterior resection 14 (28) Hemicolectomy 7 (14) Small bowel resection 8 (16) Pancreatic resection/Whipples 7 (14) Liver resection 4 (8) Abdominoperineal resection 2 (4) Gastrectomy 2 (4) Oesophagectomy 1 (2) Splenectomy 1 (2) Cholecystectomy 2 (4) Reversal of Hartmann's 2 (4) Anaesthesia duration (min), mean (SD) 186.