Staple Line on Staple Line Esophagogastric Anastomosis: A Novel Anastomotic Technique
2017-08-16T16:04:13Z (GMT) by
Anastomotic complications represent a significant source of morbidity after esophagectomy. In this video, the authors demonstrate a novel “side-to-side, staple line on staple line” technique for intrathoracic esophagogastric anastomoses. This technique is designed to create a wide diameter esophagogastric anastomosis, while preserving stomach conduit blood supply.