Gastric tube ulcer after esophagectomy


An ulcer occasionally develops in the gastric tube as an esophageal substitute after esophagectomy. The aim of the present study was to investigate the risk factors for a gastric tube ulcer. We reviewed the medical records of all 826 patients who underwent esophageal reconstruction using a gastric tube following esophagectomy, in Kurume University Hospital… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10388-014-0453-5

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