- Mustafa Cikirikcioglu, University Hospital of Geneva
- Mark Hammerberg, Denver Health Medical Center
- Oliver Thomusch, University of Freiburg
- Maurits de Brauw, Slotervaart Hospital
- Guangde Tu, BioMed Central
Retrospective analysis of 1715 patients with thoracic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) indicated that the 5 year survival rates were not different for patients with cervical lymph node metastasis (LNM) in different regions.
Compared to conventional multi-port laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy, a transumbilical single-incision approach is a better choice for experienced laparoscopic surgeons with excellent cosmetic effect, less postoperative pain and shorter post-operation lengths of hospital stay
BMC Surgery 2014, 14:92
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