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Severity score for classification of postsurgical fistulas: Is its application viable?

All gastrointestinal surgery has the theoretical risk of presenting some type of anastomotic fistula. Some anastomoses are less feared as the entero-entero anastomoses, however any anastomosis that involves the esophagus will always be a certain fear of the surgeon since complications involving esophageal fistulas are worse to manage due to the anatomical location of the …

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