Mehmet Yildirim*, Savas Yakan, Erkan Oymaci and Hilmi Yazici
Department of General Surgery, University of Health Sciences, Bozyaka Education and Research Hospital, TurkeyFulltext PDF
The treatment of staple line leaks after gastric conduit remains controversial. We present a case of 59-year-old man with distal esophagous cancer. The patient underwent Ivor- Lewis procedure with gastric conduit. The dehiscence of the staple line occured on the postoperative course. We report our experience in the management of a patient,and of the various treatment proposals.
Esophagogastrectomy; Anastomosis; Gastric conduit
Yildirim M, Yakan S, Oymaci E, Yazici H. Disruption of the Staple Line in a Patient w?th Intrathoracic Gastric Condu?t. Clin Surg. 2018; 3: 1851.