Esophageal dilatation operation

Known as: Dilation of esophagus, Esophageal dilatation, dilation esophagus 
A technique to stretch or open a blocked or constricted portion of the esophagus.
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1950-2017
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND & AIMS The aim of this study was to assess whether measurements of esophageal distensibility, made by high-resolution… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Esophageal strictures resulting from eosinophilic esophagitis present management challenges, and high rates of rents… (More)
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2005
2005
HYPOTHESIS This study was performed to assess the intermediate-term outcomes after laparoscopic Heller myotomy and posterior… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) has become a method of choice worldwide to treat morbid obesity. Long… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) is considered the least invasive surgical option for morbid obesity. It… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND The aim of our study was to determine the outcome of laparoscopic fundoplication for reflux disease in a cohort of… (More)
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2001
2001
Fifty male and 49 female B6;129 mice (wild-type, +/+) were maintained until 2 years of age to study their age-related pathology… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Seven years ago, the authors reported on the feasibility and short-term results of minimally invasive surgical methods… (More)
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1999
1999
Background: It has been said that a Heller myotomy cannot improve dysphagia in achalasia when the esophagus is markedly dilated… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND & AIMS A previous study evaluating the morphological features of esophagi resected for endstage achalasia showed… (More)
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