Laparoscopic Transhiatal Esophajectomy After Failed Heller Myotomy Through Left Thoracotomy

Nestor de la Cruz-Munoz, MD, Alan Livingstone, MD. University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

A 47 year old male with a long history of Achalasia had previously undergone a Heller Myotomy through a left thoracotomy. His symptoms returned, and the patient presented with a tortuous and poorly functioning esophagus. A totally laparoscopic transhiatal esophajectomy was performed.

Session: SS04
Program Number: V016

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