Free Jejunal Intrathoracic Graft After Esophageal Replacement Failure

Enrique Márquez, Víctor Ortíz, María Correa


We present the case of a 24 year old man who suffered from severe chronic esophagitis and an esophageal stricture. He was managed by gastric pull-up but complicated by leakage of the anastomosis. Subsequent surgical treatment with free jejunal graft was performed and the rationale for the technique selected is discussed.

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