Original communication| Volume 24, ISSUE 4, P605-612, October 1948

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A combined abdominothoracic incision particularly adapted for use in total gastrectomy and esophagogastrectomy

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      A description of and an experience with a combined abdominothoracic incision especially as it relates to use in total gastrectomy and esophagogastrectomy is presented. The incision has been employed in ten instances with excellent exposure, greatly facilitating a difficult operation. No untoward effects or complications have attended its use.
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