Functional outcome after Ivor Lewis esophagectomy for cancer.

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BACKGROUND Little is known on functional outcome after Ivor Lewis esophagectomy (ILE) with intrathoracic anastomosis. METHODS Patients who underwent ILE were identified from a prospective database. Clinicopathological data were retrieved and compared with functional outcome data based on patient self-assessment by a standard questionnaire. Predictive… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jso.24084

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@article{Deldycke2016FunctionalOA, title={Functional outcome after Ivor Lewis esophagectomy for cancer.}, author={Annelies Deldycke and Elke Van Daele and Wim Ceelen and Yves van Nieuwenhove and Piet Pattyn}, journal={Journal of surgical oncology}, year={2016}, volume={113 1}, pages={24-8} }