Minimally invasive esophagectomy in a patient with end-stage renal disease

Mouayyad Zaza, Puja Gaur, Edward Y. Chan, Min P. Kim

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Abstract

Renal failure has been identified as a major predictor of surgical complications and esophagectomy carries high morbidity for patients. We discuss the preoperative and postoperative considerations for performing a minimally invasive Ivor-Lewis esophagectomy for a benign longsegment stricture in a patient with end-stage renal failure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberA416
JournalBMJ Case Reports
Volume2016
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 11 2016

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  • Medicine(all)

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