[New technique of esophagogastrostomy--improved intraluminal elastic circular ligation].

@article{Zhang1988NewTO,
  title={[New technique of esophagogastrostomy--improved intraluminal elastic circular ligation].},
  author={Yi Zhang and Xi Qun Du and Qizhang Wang and Zhi-wei Zhang},
  journal={Zhonghua zhong liu za zhi [Chinese journal of oncology]},
  year={1988},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={
          224-6
        }
}
199 patients with carcinoma of the esophagus or gastric cardia treated by resection and intraluminal elastic circular ligation from January 1981 to July 1986 are reported. The management of these cases is divided into three periods for convenience in analysis: period of early practice 17 cases; period of technical and instrumental refinement 117 and period of standardization 65. No anastomotic leakage was found in 65 patients during the third period, indicating that the intraluminal elastic… CONTINUE READING

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