Mayo Clinic researchers are working to improve treatment with esophagectomy. Studies cover a wide range of areas, including less-invasive laparoscopic techniques, complications of esophagectomy and the role of endoscopic methods in treating Barrett's esophagus with high-grade dysplasia to avoid surgery.
See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic doctors onesophagectomy on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.
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- Delaney CP. Esophagectomy. In: Netter's Surgical Anatomy and Approaches. Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders Elsevier; 2014. http://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed April 24, 2015.
- Jaroszewski DE, et al. An early experience using the technique of transoral OrVil EEA stapler for minimally invasive transthoracic esophagectomy. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2011;92:1862.
- Parker M, et al. Transcervical videoscopic esophageal dissection during two-field minimally invasive esophagectomy: Early patient experience. Surgical Endoscopy. 2011;25:3865.
- Cook AJ. Decision Support System. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. April 24, 2015.
- Wright CD, et al. Management of superficial esophageal cancer. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed April 24, 2015.
- Palazzo F, et al. Minimally invasive esophagectomy provides significant survival advantage compared with open or hybrid esophagectomy for patients with cancers of the esophagus and gastroesophageal junction. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2015;220:672.
- Sarkaria IS, et al. Robotic-assisted minimally invasive esophagectomy: The Ivor Lewis Approach. Thoracic Surgery Clinics. 2014;24:211.