Divertículo de Zenker. Visits. Download PDF. Eduardo Marín-López, Sergio Rojas Ortega. a 0. This item has received. Visits. Article information. Vol. Num. r Pages Full text access. Divertículo de Zenker. Visits. Download PDF. Eduardo Marín-López, Sergio Rojas Ortega. BACKGROUND: Zenker’s diverticulum is a protrusion of the pharyngeal mucosa Publisher: Antecedentes: los divertículos de Zenker son protrusiones de la.

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Subscribe to our Newsletter. SRJ is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. After surrounding the cervical esophagus, the diverticulum and its neck are dissected following a cm myotomy of the cricopharyngeal muscle in most cases. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s impact.

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Full text is only aviable in PDF. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg ; Print Send to a friend Export reference Mendeley Statistics. The concurrence of both morbid conditions can be more probably attributed to coexistence in the same age range than to an association between them with a common pathogenetic base. Our experience reveals that the only patient who presented recurrence was one of the three cases undergoing diverticulectomy without myotomy.

The benefits of this technique include: A left cervicotomy is performed over the anterior border of the sternocleidomastoideus muscle, displacing it laterally.


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Post-surgical complications included 1 case of upper esophageal stenosis 3 weeks after surgery, which was solved with endoscopic dilatations. Br J Surg ; Dysphagia, regurgitation and halitosis appeared as typical symptoms of Zenker’s diverticulum. Recently, endoscopic techniques are gaining lots of adepts. The journal accepts original articles, scientific letters, review articles, clinical guidelines, consensuses, editorials, letters to the Editors, brief communications, and clinical images in Gastroenterology in Spanish and English for their publication.

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Its pathophysiology is not yet completely understood. Asymptomatic cases were incidentally diagnosed when undergoing an esophagogram for another reason. Manometry registers the pressure in different places of the esophagus and determines changes in the ce esophageal sphincter 8. This item has received. We present the case of a 67 year-old male patient without comorbidities.

Minimally invasive surgery for Zenker’s diverticulum: Diagnosis of Zenker’s diverticulum was established by imaging method and endoscopy. It is remarkable the predominance of this pathology among males in our series, which has already been described by other authors 5,6.

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Clinical data were obtained from a review divertiuclo clinical records. Am J Medicine ; In such cases where recurrence takes place, endoscopic reoperation is feasible with no increase in morbidity It is a sac-like deformation in the posterior wall of the pharynx that develops in the posterior mid line between the thyropharyngeal and cricopharyngeal muscles, above the level of the upper esophageal sphincter.


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You can change the settings or obtain more information by clicking here. Si continua navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso. Endoscopic Zenker’s diverticulum Dohlman procedure: To improve our services and products, we use “cookies” own or third parties authorized to show advertising related to client preferences through the analyses of navigation customer behavior. No carcinoma associated with a diverticulum appeared in any of our cases.

Esophageal manometry showed a high-pressure upper esophageal sphincter in all 3 patients who underwent this study.

October Pages A drain is placed in the surgical bed and the incision is closed. Zenker’s diverticulum is an infrequent pathology in young people, being considered an acquired entity. Dysphagia involved both solids and liquids. Comparison of the endoscopic stapling technique with more established procedures for pharyngeal pouches: