Esophagectomy: Right Thoracotomy and Laparotomy with Thoracic Anastomosis
Carcinoma/high-grade dysplasia of the lower third of the esophagus/gastric cardia. Rarely: benign stricture, severe neuromuscular dysfunction, or perforation.
KeywordsCircular Stapler Left Gastric Artery Gastroepiploic Artery Thoracostomy Tube Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Injury
This chapter was contributed by Benjamin E. Schneider, MD in the first edition.