Pharyngolaryngo-Esophagectomy with Laparoscopic Gastric Pull-Up: A Reappraisal for the Pharyngoesophageal Junction Cancer

Abstract

Surgical treatment of advanced hypopharyngeal tumors is still a surgical challenge. We report a case of a hypopharyngeal tumor treated with a pharyngolaryngo-esophagectomy (PLE) and laparoscopic gastric tubulization and interposition. A 56-year-old man presented with a relapsing hypopharynx carcinoma, after primary chemoradiation therapy. Preoperative… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-012-2375-6

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@article{Huscher2012PharyngolaryngoEsophagectomyWL, title={Pharyngolaryngo-Esophagectomy with Laparoscopic Gastric Pull-Up: A Reappraisal for the Pharyngoesophageal Junction Cancer}, author={FACS FRCS Cristiano Huscher and FACS Andrea Mingoli and Andrea Mereu and Giovanna Sgarzini}, journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology}, year={2012}, volume={19}, pages={2980-2980} }