Emergency Roux-en-Y jejunostomy for caustic lesion of the esophagus
Epublication WebSurg.com, Sep 2010;10(09). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en2836
This video shows a Roux-en-Y alimentary jejunostomy in a 48-year-old patient who had had symptoms of maniac and depressive psychosis and who had tried to commit suicide by drinking a cleaning product. This caused an ischemia without necrosis all along the esophagus, without reaching the stomach.