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How can I prevent return of zenker's diverticulum?

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Dr. Loki Skylizard
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Proper surgery

The most important component to prevent recurrence after surgery is a complete myotomy at time of surgery.
A well trained esophageal surgeon, in appropriate candidates, can often perform surgery trans-orally.

In brief: Proper surgery

The most important component to prevent recurrence after surgery is a complete myotomy at time of surgery.
A well trained esophageal surgeon, in appropriate candidates, can often perform surgery trans-orally.
Dr. Loki Skylizard
Dr. Loki Skylizard
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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Surgery

Surgery usually curative.

In brief: Surgery

Surgery usually curative.
Dr. Jason Hemming
Dr. Jason Hemming
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