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Tube feeding via a jejunostomy following esophagectomy; is it necessary?

Authors: Misha D. P. Luyer

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Esophagectomy is a complex and technically challenging procedure that is accompanied with substantial postoperative morbidity and mortality (1). However much has changed over the past years and implementation of enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) programs and minimal invasive surgery are important elements that have improved perioperative care.

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