Carcinoma developing in the neo-oesophagus following gastroplasty.


Carcinoma developing after gastroplasty and fundoplication has been documented in only five cases. We report a further case occurring in a patient 4 years after initial surgery. The tumour originated in the newly created tubular extension. There was no evidence of a columnar lining in the true oesophagus prior to surgery. The development, technique and… (More)


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@article{Groome1992CarcinomaDI, title={Carcinoma developing in the neo-oesophagus following gastroplasty.}, author={Jim Groome and George Peppas and Kumarasingham Jeyasingham}, journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery}, year={1992}, volume={6 4}, pages={220-2} }