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Randomized comparison of gastric tube reconstruction with and without duodenal diversion plus Roux-en-Y anastomosis after esophagectomy. Ann Surg 2020; 272: 48-54.

Published: 25th August 2020

Authors: Yano M, Sugimura K, Miyata H, Motoori M, Tanaka K, Omori T et al.

Conclusion

Sixty patients were included and followed for one year. Reconstruction with Roux-en-Y anastomosis reduced gastric reflux (P=0.012), thus improving quality of life, and prevented delayed gastric emptying.

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