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Vol. 97. Issue 2.
Pages 108 (February 2019)
Vol. 97. Issue 2.
Pages 108 (February 2019)
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DOI: 10.1016/j.cireng.2018.08.007
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Esophageal Compression by Giant Zenker's Diverticulum
Compresión esofágica por divertículo de Zenker gigante
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Clara Gené Skrabec, Marta Viciano Martín
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, Andrea Fernández Pujol, Elisenda Garsot Savall
Servicio de Cirugía General y Digestiva, Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
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A 67-year old man, with history of ACS in 2005 treated with stenting by catheterism. The patient referred progressive dysphagia and history of regurgitation of liquid and solid intake.

In the last two years he experienced a 13kg weight-loss associated with severe malnutrition (BMI: 19.7kg/m2). The barium esophagogram (Fig. 1) showed a large Zenker's diverticulum conferring esophageal compression.

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The surgical procedure consisted of a diverticulectomy of a large Zenker's diverticulum, which measured 6cm, through left lateral cervicotomy (Fig. 2) and distal myotomy of the diverticulum's neck.

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Please cite this article as: Gené Skrabec C, Viciano Martín M, Fernández Pujol A, Garsot Savall E. Compresión esofágica por divertículo de Zenker gigante. Cir Esp. 2019;97:108.

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