Intraoperatively Testing the Anastomotic Integrity of Esophagojejunostomy Using Methylene Blue.


Celik S., Almali N., Aras A. , Yilmaz O., Kiziltan R.

Scandinavian journal of surgery : SJS : official organ for the Finnish Surgical Society and the Scandinavian Surgical Society, cilt.106, ss.62-67, 2017 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 106 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/1457496916630652
  • Dergi Adı: Scandinavian journal of surgery : SJS : official organ for the Finnish Surgical Society and the Scandinavian Surgical Society
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.62-67

Özet

Background: Intraoperative testing of gastrointestinal anastomosis effectively ensures anastomotic integrity. This study investigated whether the routine use of methylene blue intraoperatively identified leaks to reduce the postoperative proportion of clinical leaks.