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esophagotomy

 [ĕ-sof″ah-got´ah-me]
incision of the esophagus.

e·soph·a·got·o·my

(ĕ-sof'ă-got'ŏ-mē),
An incision through the wall of the esophagus.
[esophagus + G. tomē, an incision]

esophagotomy

(ĭ-sŏf′ə-gŏt′ə-mē)
n.
An incision through the wall of the esophagus.

e·soph·a·got·o·my

(ĕ-sof-ă-got'ŏ-mē)
An incision through the wall of the esophagus.
Synonym(s): oesophagotomy.
[esophagus + G. tomē, an incision]
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Cervical oesophagotomy for impacted upper esophageal dentures has low morbidity.[9]
Although, sometimes oesophagotomy has the risk of esophageal leak which may be life threatening.
A rare case of foreign body impaction requiring oesophagotomy. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2014; 96: e11-e13.
Although oesophagotomy is a well established technique, risk of post operative complications like incisional dehiscence and fistula formation must be considered during the course of treatment.
By emergency oesophagotomy, two masses of tightly coiled semi hard metal wires, polythene cover and packing thread were retrieved.
Based on the clinic radiographic findings, it was diagnosed as choke and emergency oesophagotomy was executed.
History confirmed consuming chicken two days back oesophagotomy was performed through ventral mid line incision on neck and obstruction was relieved by removing piece of chicken bone.