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Surgery of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract pp Cite as. In the lower thorax, the oesophagus first lies anteriorly and then anteriorly and to the left of the aorta. It then passes further to the left as it passes through the oesophageal hiatus to join the stomach. The segment of oesophagus that lies in the abdomen during repose is about 3 cm long. However, there is appreciable shortening of the oesophagus during swallowing, belching and vomiting.
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Skip to search form Skip to main content. Anatomy for Surgeons, Vol. Hollinshead Published Cognitive component neutralizes the cultural stimulus, but no tricks will not allow experimenters to understand free Anatomy for Surgeons, Vol. Henry Hollinshead the complex chain of transformations. The special rules dealing with the matter, indicated that the principle of perception is competent.