Esophagobronchial fistula after thoracoscopic resection of an epiphrenic diverticulum

L. Bonavina, M. Reitano, R. Incarbone, M. Cappelletti

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Abstract

We report a case of a 54-year-old man presenting with recurrent epiphrenic diverticulum and esophagobronchial fistula 3 years after thoracoscopic diverticulectomy. Surgical correction required transhiatal stapling of the pouch combined with distal esophageal myotomy and Dor fundoplication.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)324-325
Number of pages2
JournalDiseases of the Esophagus
Volume12
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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