esophagomyotomy

Known as: cardiomyotomy 
 
National Institutes of Health

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1953-2018
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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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2006
2006
The most effective therapeutic strategy in newly diagnosed achalasia is yet to be established. Therefore we designed a study in… (More)
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2006
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2006
INTRODUCTION Laparoscopic esophagomyotomy is the preferred approach to patients with achalasia of the esophagus, However, there… (More)
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1999
1999
Background: Some patients with achalasia treated by botulinum toxin injection still require an esophagomyotomy. In this study, we… (More)
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1993
1993
The choice between pneumatic dilatation and surgical esophagomyotomy as the initial treatment for achalasia is controversial. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A technique of laparoscopic cardiomyotomy is described. The procedure has been performed in a patient with manometrically… (More)
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1984
1984
Between January, 1970, and January, 1984, 113 patients with esophageal achalasia underwent 115 esophagomyotomies at the Lahey… (More)
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1983
1983
To assess the value of pneumatic dilatation of the cardia, 63 patients with achalasia have undergone a total of 107 Rider-Moeller… (More)
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1981
1981
A prospective and randomized study was performed comparing pneumatic forceful dilatation and surgical esophagomyotomy as primary… (More)
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1979
1979
Modified Heller's esophagomyotomy for achalasia of the esophagus was done in 145 patients at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, from… (More)
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