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Management of gastric conduit dehiscence with self-expanding metal stents: a case report on salvaging the gastric conduit

  • Diana H. Liang1,
  • Leonora M. Meisenbach1,
  • Min P. Kim1, 2,
  • Edward Y. Chan1 and
  • Puja Gaur Khaitan1, 2Email author
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery201712:4

Received: 25 May 2016

Accepted: 19 January 2017

Published: 25 January 2017

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Original Submission
25 May 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
12 Sep 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Matthew J Forshaw
6 Dec 2016 Author responded Author comments - Diana Liang
Resubmission - Version 2
6 Dec 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
19 Jan 2017 Editorially accepted
25 Jan 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13019-017-0570-z

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Authors’ Affiliations

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, USA
Weill Cornell Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, USA