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What is laproscopic esophagectomy?

This surgical procedure is typically used to treat lower esophageal cancer, especially in the earliest stages. This technique, developed at NewYork-Presbyterian, is minimally invasive and results in shorter recovery time, a smaller incision and scar, fewer risks associated with open surgery, and better overall results.

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