Myotomy with division

Known as: Division of muscle, myotomy, Muscle release 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
The purpose of this study was to demonstrate the feasibility of performing peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) in the management of… (More)
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2012
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2012
OBJECTIVES:Endoscopic balloon dilatation and laparoscopic myotomy are established treatments for achalasia. Recently, a new… (More)
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2012
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2012
BACKGROUND Peroral endoscopic myotomy has been developed to provide a less invasive treatment for oesophageal achalasia compared… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) was developed by our group to provide a less invasive permanent treatment for… (More)
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2008
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2008
OBJECTIVES To compare in a prospective, randomized trial the long-term results of laparoscopic Heller myotomy plus Dor… (More)
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVE Heller myotomy has been shown to be an effective primary treatment of achalasia. However, many physicians treating… (More)
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVE Laparoscopic myotomy is the preferred treatment of achalasia. Our objectives were to assess the long-term outcome of… (More)
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2004
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2004
OBJECTIVE To compare laparoscopic cardia myotomy and fundoplication with botulinum toxin (BoTx) injection in patients with… (More)
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2003
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2003
HYPOTHESIS There is general agreement that a Heller myotomy should extend 6 to 7 cm above the gastroesophageal junction. Results… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE To assess the causes of failure of laparoscopic Heller myotomy and to verify whether endoscopic pneumatic dilation is a… (More)
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