Myotomy

Known as: incisions muscle, muscle incision 
 
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1963-2017
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2017
2017
Wnt-β catenin is an important signaling pathway in the genesis of fibrosis in many organ systems. Our goal was to examine the… (More)
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2015
2015
Myocardial bridging of the left anterior descending (LAD) coronary artery occurs in 1% to 4.5% of coronary angiographies… (More)
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2009
2009
Laparoscopic Heller myotomy was first undertaken in the early 1990s, and appreciable numbers of patients with 10-year follow-up… (More)
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2006
2006
Laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia has a 10-20% failure rate and may require re-operation to control persistent or… (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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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE To report outcome after laparoscopic Heller myotomy in a large number of patients. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA… (More)
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2002
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2002
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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2001
2001
To many nonsurgeons myotomy is considered an excessively invasive treatment for achalasia and has become a salvage procedure when… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Heller myotomy has long been utilized for patients failing nonoperative management of achalasia. Videoscopy has been… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVES We conducted this study to determine whether reflux should be a major consideration in the choice of treatment for… (More)
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