Transection of the Oesophagus for Bleeding Oesophageal Varices

Br J Surg. 1973 Aug;60(8):646-9. doi: 10.1002/bjs.1800600817.

MeSH terms

  • Blood Transfusion
  • Emergencies
  • Esophageal and Gastric Varices / etiology
  • Esophageal and Gastric Varices / surgery*
  • Esophagus / surgery*
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage / mortality
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage / surgery
  • Humans
  • Jaundice / complications
  • Liver Cirrhosis / complications
  • Liver Diseases / complications
  • Liver Function Tests
  • Postoperative Complications / mortality
  • Recurrence