Predictors and outcome of cervical anastomotic leakage after esophageal cancer surgery.

@article{Aminian2011PredictorsAO,
  title={Predictors and outcome of cervical anastomotic leakage after esophageal cancer surgery.},
  author={Ali Aminian and Nekoo Panahi and Rasoul Mirsharifi and Faramarz Karimian and Ali pasha Meysamie and Zhamak Khorgami and Abbas Alibakhshi},
  journal={Journal of cancer research and therapeutics},
  year={2011},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={448-53}
}
BACKGROUND Anastomotic leakage after esophagectomy remains an important source of postoperative morbidity in spite of advances in the management of these patients. The aim of this study is to identify the predictive factors of cervical anastomotic leakage and its consequences after esophagectomy in patients with esophageal cancer treated in a high volume cancer center. MATERIALS AND METHODS This retrospective study was conducted on 418 patients with esophageal carcinoma who underwent… CONTINUE READING
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