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Atlas of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery
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Atlas of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepato-Pancreato Biliary Surgery covers in detail the technical aspects of all important procedures of the upper abdomen (esophagus, duodenum, stomach, liver, biliary system, pancreas, portal hypertension and spleen) including general, oncologic and transplantation surgery. Each chapter has been written by an expert renowned in his or her field and been reviewed by a second expert. All of the approximately 900 illustrations have been drawn by the same team of three artists of notable experience. The liver section follows the internationally accepted terminology of the Brisbane 2000 conference of the IHPBA. In this atlas experts of upper abdominal surgery share their experience and show how they do it -- step by step.


Abundantly illustrated atlas describing the state of the art techniques for key procedures of the upper abdomen

Each procedure is associated with a short comment regarding indications of the various operative steps

Internationally renowned experts describe and illustrate the various procedures step-by- step


General Principles.- Positioning and Accesses.- Retractors and Principles of Exposure.- Surgical Staplers.- Principles of Drainage.- Esophagus, Stomach and Duodenum.- Cervical Esophagectomy.- Left Thoracoabdominal Approach for Carcinoma of the Lower Esophagus and Gastric Cardia.- Subtotal Esophagectomy: Transhiatal Approach.- Subtotal En Bloc Esophagectomy: Abdominothoracic Approach.- Abdominothoracic En Bloc Esophagectomy with High Intrathoracic Anastomosis.- Limited Resection of the Gastroesophageal Junction with Isoperistaltic Jejunal Interposition.- Three-Field Lymphadenectomy for Esophageal Cancer.- Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy.- Zenker’s Diverticula: Open Approach.- Endoscopic Treatment of Zenker’s Diverticulum.- Epiphrenic Diverticula.- Techniques of Local Esophagoplasty in Short Esophageal Strictures.- Operation for Achalasia.- Subtotal Gastrectomy, Antrectomy, Billroth II and Roux-en-Y Reconstruction and Local Excision in Complicated Gastric Ulcers.- Total Gastrectomy with Conventional Lymphadenectomy.- Total Gastrectomy with Radical Systemic Lymphadenectomy (Japanese Procedure).- Transhiatal Esophagogastrectomy.- Laparoscopic Gastrectomy.- Gastroenterostomy.- Conventional Gastrostomy (Kader Procedure): Temporary or Permanent Gastric Fistula.- Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy.- Laparoscopic-Assisted Gastrostomy.- Operation for GERD: Laparoscopic Approach.- Operation for GERD: Conventional Approach.- Operation for Paraesophageal Hernia.- Management of the Duodenal Stump.- Operation for Morbid Obesity.- Pancreas-Sparing Duodenectomy.- Liver.- Terminology of Liver Anatomy and Resections: The Brisbane 2000 Terminology.- Techniques of Liver Parenchyma Dissection.- Techniques of Vascular Exclusion and Caval Resection.- Hanging Maneuver for Anatomic Hemihepatectomy (Including Living-Donor Liver Transplantation).- Liver Resections.- Right Hemihepatectomy.- Left Hemihepatectomy.- Extended Hemihepatectomies.- Segmentectomies, Sectionectomies and Wedge Resections.- Laparoscopic Liver Resection.- Cryosurgery.- Radiofrequency Ablation of Liver Tumors.- Selective Hepatic Intra-arterial Chemotherapy.- Unroofing and Resection for Benign Non-Parasitic Liver Cysts.- Pericystectomy for Hydatid Liver Cyst.- Special Maneuvers in Liver Trauma.- Technique of Multi-Organ Procurement (Liver, Pancreas, and Intestine).- Orthotopic Liver Transplantation.- Partial Cadaveric Liver Transplantation: Donor Procedure and Implantation.- Right Living Donor Hemihepatectomy.- Living Donor Transplantation: Left Hemiliver Donor Procedure and Implantation.- Auxiliary Liver Transplantation.- Biliary Tract and Gallbladder.- Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Open Cholecystectomy and Cholecystostomy.- Resection of Gallbladder Cancer, Including Surgical Staging.- Exploration of the Common Bile Duct: The Laparoscopic Approach.- Bile Duct Resection.- Resection of the Mid Common Bile Duct.- Intrahepatic Biliodigestive Anastomosis Without Indwelling Stent.- The Ligamentum Teres Approach and Other Approaches to the Intrahepatic Ducts for Palliative Bypass.- Choledochojejunostomy and Cholecystojejunostomy.- Choledochoduodenostomy.- Reconstruction of Bile Duct Injuries.- Operative Treatment of Choledochal Cysts.- Portal Hypertension.- Distal Splenorenal Shunt.- Low-Diameter Mesocaval Shunt.- 8MM Interposition Portacaval Shunt.- Portacaval Shunts: Side-To-Side and End-To-Side.- Gastroesophageal Devascularization: Sugiura Type Procedures.- Pancreas.- Drainage of Pancreatic Pseudocysts.- Denervation: Pain Management.- Enteric Ductal Drainage for Chronic Pancreatitis.- Resection for Neoplasms of the Pancreas.- Enteric Drainage of Pancreatic Fistulas with Onlay Roux-en-Y Limb.- Sphincteroplasty for Pancreas Divisum.- Sphincterotomy/Sphincteroplasty for Papillary Dysfunction: Stenosing Papillitis.- Pancreatic Enucleation.- Transduodenal Resection of Periampullary Villous Neoplasms.- Pancreas Transplantation.- Chronic Pancreatitis.- Exploration of the Gastrinoma Triangle.- Necrosectomy.- Laparoscopic Staging of Periampullary Neoplasms.- Distal Pancreatectomy.- Spleen.- Open Splenectomy.- Laparoscopic Splenectomy.- Partial Splenectomy, Open and Laparoscopic.- Splenic Preservation and Splenic Trauma.- Laparoscopic Unroofing of Splenic Cysts.


ISBN-13: 9783540688662
Publisher: Springer (Springer Berlin Heidelberg)
Publication date: September, 2007
Pages: 990

Subcategories: Gastrointestinal/colorectal, General