[Surgical treatment of diseases of the thoracic portion of the esophagus].

Abstract

An analysis of 299 operations on the thoracic part of the esophagus has been made. The authors consider the method of choice to be a one-step operation of the Lewis type in cancer and scarry strictures of the esophagus. Clinical signs of diverticulitis even of a small degree are thought to be indication to diverticulectomy.

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@article{Voronov1987SurgicalTO, title={[Surgical treatment of diseases of the thoracic portion of the esophagus].}, author={Alexander A Voronov and V. N. Vasil'ev and N V Bobylev and Iu K Sharov}, journal={Vestnik khirurgii imeni I. I. Grekova}, year={1987}, volume={139 10}, pages={14-8} }