Comparative study of radical treatment of esophageal cardiac cancer by esophagogastrostomy

Research paper by Xuedong Zhang, Baoping Zhai, Mingji Wang

Indexed on: 01 Mar '97Published on: 01 Mar '97Published in: Chinese Journal of Cancer Research


Digestive tract reconstruction could be completed with 3 anastomotic methods as anti-reflux method, manual end-to-end method or instrumental method. The patients were checked 2 weeks and 1 year postoperatively. The first method achieved the best result in preventing anastomotic leakage, stenosis or reflux esophagitis.