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Document type:
Journal Article; Review 
Author(s):
Stein, HJ; Hütter, J; Feith, M; von Rahden, BH 
Title:
Limited surgical resection and jejunal interposition for early adenocarcinoma of the distal esophagus. 
Abstract:
The need for radical resection and extensive lymphadenectomy for early adenocarcinoma of the distal esophagus has recently been challenged. Limited surgical resection and endoscopic mucosal ablation techniques are increasingly proposed and used as less invasive alternatives. Available data indicate that a limited resection of the distal esophagus and esophagogastric junction with jejunal interposition is associated with less morbidity and mortality, provides similar oncologic results, and offers...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
19 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
72-8 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1043-0679 
TUM Institution:
Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik