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Ivor-Lewis Esophagectomy Recovery

KelleyJax's picture
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Joined: Jan 2014


i am a speech pathologist. I will soon be treating an individual who has recently had an Ivor-Lewis Esophagectomy. if anyone has some input regarding swallow recovery following this procedure, I will be very appreciative!

Thank you,

Kelley J.

mardigras's picture
Posts: 207
Joined: Sep 2011

It might be worth your while contacting Addenbrooks Hospital in Cambridge, UK or another hospital in your country where they have a specialist centre for upper GI operations.

I know that there is lots of good information available in these places and they could probably help you.

Good luck.

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