Back-up procedures following complicated gastric pull-up procedure for esophageal reconstruction: Salvage with intestinal flaps

SAÇAK B. , Orfaniotis G., Nicoli F., Liu E., Ciudad P., Chen S., ...Daha Fazla

MICROSURGERY, cilt.36, sa.7, ss.567-572, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 36 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/micr.22520
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.567-572


BackgroundGastric pull-up (GPU) is the most common procedure for restoring the continuity of the alimentary tract. Yet, complications because of anastomotic problems are reported to be as high as 25% after this procedure. Managing the neck with anastomotic leakage or stricture following failed GPU and/or radiotherapy is formidable. We report our method, basic algorithm and results with the complicated GPU procedure management with intestinal transfers .