Comparative study of three methods of esophageal anastomosis in dogs

@inproceedings{AlMaseeh2009ComparativeSO,
  title={Comparative study of three methods of esophageal anastomosis in dogs},
  author={Z. T. Abd Al-Maseeh and Muneer Eesa},
  year={2009}
}
This study was performed to compare three methods of esophageal anastomosis. Twenty four healthy adult dogs were used in this study. The animals were divided into three groups; each one consisted of 8 animals. In group 1; two layers were used to perform the esophageal anastomosis. The first layer represented simple interrupted suture to close the mucosa with knot inside the lumen, and the second layer represented horizontal mattress interrupted suture to close the other layers of esophagus… CONTINUE READING