Esophageal Surgery / Edition 1

Esophageal Surgery / Edition 1

by F.Griffith Griffith Pearson, Jean Deslauriers, Robert J. Ginsberg, Martin F. Mckneally
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443088322

ISBN-13: 9780443088322

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This new second edition provides authoritative coverage of all surgical diseases of the esophagus (adult and pediatric), including hiatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux, neuromuscular disorders, and cancer. For all types of disease, the reader will find clear "how-to-do-it" guidance on the full range of surgical techniques. Additional chapters offer focused

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Overview

This new second edition provides authoritative coverage of all surgical diseases of the esophagus (adult and pediatric), including hiatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux, neuromuscular disorders, and cancer. For all types of disease, the reader will find clear "how-to-do-it" guidance on the full range of surgical techniques. Additional chapters offer focused background on anatomy, imaging, and laboratory testing of value to both trainees and practitioners in esophageal surgery. Contributing authors are internationally known experts, and each chapter concludes with commentary by one of the editors or another senior authority.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443088322
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
826
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 11.02(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

1Anatomy, Embryology, and Histology1
2Physiology27
Deglutition27
Peristalsis34
Lower Esophageal Sphincter49
3Clinical Features63
4Imaging71
5Esophagoscopy105
6Function Tests119
7Congenital Anomalies151
Esophageal Atresia Tracheoesophageal Fistula151
Other Disorders in Children184
8Vascular Rings199
9History of Antireflux Surgery209
10Pathophysiology of Hiatal Hernia and Gastroesophageal Reflux215
11Medical Treatment227
12Indications for Surgery for Hiatal Hernia and Gastroesophageal Reflux235
13Gastroesophageal Reflux in Infants and Children241
14Peptic Esophagitis, Stricture, and Short Esophagus253
15Massive Incarcerated Hiatal Hernia267
16The Columnar-Lined Esophagus273
17Rings and Webs283
18Dilatation of Peptic Strictures293
19Nissen Fundoplication305
20Belsey Mark IV Repair311
21Hill Repair319
22Dor Repair331
23Gastroplasty339
24Combined Operations361
25Reoperation for Failed Repairs371
26Acid Suppression and Bile Diversion379
27Evaluation of Results385
28Pharyngeal and Cricopharyngeal Disorders389
29Esophageal Diverticula417
30Primary Motor Disorders425
31Chagas Disease443
32Reoperation for Failed Myotomy459
33Corrosive Injury465
Early Management465
Late Management473
34Foreign Bodies479
Foreign Bodies in Adults479
Foreign Bodies in Infants and Children487
35Perforation495
Esophageal Perforation495
Esophageal Perforation in Infants and Children515
36Benign Tumors519
37Esophageal Cancer539
Biology539
Epidemiology551
Staging560
Squamous Cell Carcinoma571
Adenocarcinoma of the Gastroesophageal Junction587
Adenocarcinoma in the Columnar-Lined Esophagus594
Radiotherapy599
Brachytherapy607
Chemotherapy612
Adjuvant Therapy620
38Unusual Malignancies629
39Selection and Placement of Conduits649
40Left Thoracoabdominal Approaches657
Classic Left Thoracoabdominal Approaches657
Left Thoracoabdominal Cervical Approach665
41Ivor Lewis Procedure669
42Synchronous Combined Abdominothoracocervical Esophagectomy677
43Transhiatal Esophagectomy Without Thoracotomy683
44Transabdominal Esophagogastrectomy703
45En Bloc Resection for Esophageal Carcinoma709
46Endothoracic Endoesophageal Pull-Through Operation719
47Total Gastrectomy and Roux-En-Y Reconstruction729
48Resection of Carcinoma Involving the Cervicothoracic Esophagus739
49Bypass and Intubation747
50Laser Therapy755
51Alternative Conduits761
Colon Replacement761
Free Jejunal Transfer774
Gastric Tubes: Reversed and Nonreversed786
52Antireflux Surgery795
53Myotomy and Resections799
Index807

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