Gastric tube esophagoplasty for pediatric esophageal replacement.

BACKGROUND Esophageal replacement in children is indicated in cases of esophageal atresia with or without fistula, in case of long gap esophageal atresia or failed primary repair. Intractable post corrosive esophageal stricture is considered also a major indication for replacement. METHODS This is a cohort retrospective study of esophageal replacement… CONTINUE READING