Esophagectomy

What is Esophagectomy?

Removal of a part or whole of the esophagus,usually for carcinoma esophagus.

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My husband had an esophagectomy on April 26. He has been on tube feeding until yesterday. Today when he had a bowel movement, his stool was a light...

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Quite normal after major bowel surgery.

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Had transhiatal esophagectomy with partial gastrectomy and with pylorectomy for stage 3 esophageal adenocarcoma on 04/15/15. Recovered quickly and...

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My husband has had esophagus cancer in 2002. He did not have chemo or radiation. However, he has started having what he call acid burning in his...

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Diet plans for Post-Esophagectomy and colostomy

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