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4., Baba M., Natsugoe S. és mtsai.: Does hoarseness of voice from recurrent nerve
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10., Brunt L.M., Quasebarth M.A. és mtsai.: Is laparoscopic antireflux surgery for
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19., Donathue P.E., Teresi M. és mtsai.: Laparoscopic myotomy in achalasia:
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28., Horgan S., Hudda K. és mtsai.: Does botulinum toxin injection make
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35., Kirby J.D.: Quality of life after oesophagectomy: the patients’ perspective. Dis.
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36., Kuwano H., Maekawa S. és mtsai.: Free jejunal pouch graft reconstruction after a
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37., Lanschot J.J.B., Blankenstein M. és mtsai.: Randomized comparison of
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38., Laterza E., Manzoni G. és mtsai.: Endoscopic ultrasonography in the staging of
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39., Laterza E., Manzoni G. és mtsai.: Manual compared with mechanical cervical
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42., Luostarinen M.E.S., Isolauri J.O.: Randomized trial to study the effect of fundic
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44., Matsuzaki Y., Edagawa M. és mtsai.: Beneficial effect of Prostaglandin E1 on
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45., Melo L.L., Kruel. C.D.P.: Influence of surgically induced gastric and
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51., Nishimaki T., Suzuki T. és mtsai.: Extended radical esophagectomy for
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53., Omote K., Feussner H. és mtsai.: Endoscopic stapling diverticulostomy for
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54., Patti M.G., Feo C.V. és mtsai.: Laparoscopic Heller myotomy relieves dysphagia
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64., Sanz J., Gonzalez J.J. és mtsai.: Pattern of recurrence after esophageal resection
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73., Stewart K.C., Finley R.J. és mtsai.: Thoracoscopic versus laparoscopic modified
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83., Vind P., Roullet M. és mtsai.: Long-term results after esophagectomy for
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