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Some metabolic and haematological effects of oesophago-jejunostomy with by-pass of the stomach
  1. Sheila T. Callender,
  2. L. J. Witts,
  3. P. R. Allison,
  4. A. Gunning

    Abstract

    Twelve subjects have been studied in whom oesophago-jejunostomy had been performed leaving the stomach in situ. All had considerable metabolic disturbance with steatorrhoea and inability to absorb vitamin B12, and the operation has been abandoned in favour of oesophagojejuno-gastrostomy.

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