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Esophagectomy: What to expect and how to prepare for your operation  
Abstract:  This booklet covers what to expect, how to prepare for, and how to plan for recovery from an esophagectomy, surgery to remove diseased portions of the esophagus.
Author: Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2000, July 1, 2006
UWMC Availability:  Cardiac Diagnostic Services/5NE; Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services; Cardiology/5NE; Cardiothoracic Surgery/5NE; 5NE
General Topics:  Surgery; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Digestive System Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Esophagus
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Free
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Health Online Citation #2269

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