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Anastomotic Leak

Known as: Leakages, Anastomotic, Anastomotic Leaks, Leak, Anastomotic 
Breakdown of the connection and subsequent leakage of effluent (fluids, secretions, air) from a SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS of the digestive, respiratory… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BackgroundIndocyanine green (ICG) fluorescence imaging has been proven to be an effective tool to assess anastomotic perfusion… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
This part of the EFISG guidelines focuses on non-neutropenic adult patients. Only a few of the numerous recommendations can be… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Controversy still exists concerning the impact of patient and tumor characteristics on anastomotic dehiscence after… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Anastomotic leakage is a major complication of rectal cancer surgery. The aim of this study was to investigate risk… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The impact of anastomotic leakage on immediate postoperative mortality in patients undergoing potentially curative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
INTRODUCTIONAnastomotic leakage is a major complication of colorectal surgery causing a significant increase in 30-day mortality… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine whether anastomotic leakage has an independent association with overall survival… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The Stockholm I and II randomised trials demonstrated the value of preoperative radiotherapy in preventing local… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Although the acute postoperative complications of a cervical esophagogastric anastomosis are less than those with an… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The most important surgical complication following rectal resection with anastomosis is symptomatic anastomotic… Expand
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