Surgery of the Stomach

Indications, Methods, Complications

  • Horst Dieter Becker
  • Christian Herfarth
  • Werner Lierse
  • Hans Wilhelm Schreiber

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. H. D. Becker, W. Lierse, H. W. Schreiber
    Pages 1-13
  3. H. D. Becker
    Pages 14-17
  4. H. W. Schreiber, K. Hrynyschyn
    Pages 20-21
  5. H. D. Becker
    Pages 35-49
  6. L. Kronberger
    Pages 71-85
  7. H. W. Schreiber
    Pages 86-112
  8. H. D. Becker, K. Kremer, H. W. Schreiber
    Pages 113-129
  9. Ch. Herfarth
    Pages 130-159
  10. Ch. Herfarth, H. W. Schreiber
    Pages 160-166
  11. H. W. Schreiber, V. Schumpelick
    Pages 176-178
  12. E. Amdrup
    Pages 210-216
  13. R. Pichlmayr, L. Lehr
    Pages 217-222
  14. H. D. Becker
    Pages 223-227
  15. L. F. Hollender, D. Keller
    Pages 228-236
  16. M. Rothmund, J. Gröninger
    Pages 237-240
  17. G. Feifel, J. Witte
    Pages 241-252
  18. H. V. Villar
    Pages 258-263
  19. H. D. Becker, K. H. Schriefers
    Pages 274-281
  20. F. Rehbein, W. Lambrecht
    Pages 286-299
  21. B. Kremer, H. W. Schreiber
    Pages 300-329
  22. R. Häring, G. Berger
    Pages 330-366
  23. Back Matter
    Pages 367-376

About this book


This is a carefully illustrated volume of surgical procedures. Well-known standard as well as alternative procedures in surgery of the stomach and the proximal duodenum are depicted with anatomical exactness. Possible complications, errors, and dangers and how to avoid them are discussed in detail. Each operative step is illustrated superbly and accompanied by a short, precise text. Both illustrations and text stem from the practical experience in the operating theater of the many renowned surgeons who have contributed to this volume. The book serves as an indispensable reference for surgeons; likewise, gastroenterologists, radiologists, pathologists, and anatomists will find this volume of immeasurable value in their daily work.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Horst Dieter Becker
    • 1
  • Christian Herfarth
    • 2
  • Werner Lierse
    • 3
  • Hans Wilhelm Schreiber
    • 4
  1. 1.Abtl. für AllgemeinchirurgieChirurgische UniversitätsklinikTübingenGermany
  2. 2.Chirurgische UniversitätsklinikHeidelbergGermany
  3. 3.Anatomisches Institut der UniversitätHamburg 20Germany
  4. 4.Chirurgische UniversitätsklinikHamburg 20Germany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-88329-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-88327-9
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