Pulmonary Embolism: A Late Complication of Pectus Excavatum Repair


Abaci O. , Cetinkal G. , Kocas C. , Evren E., Yildiz M. , YILDIZELİ B., et al.

CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE, cilt.9, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/chd.12094
  • Dergi Adı: CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE

Özet

The Ravitch operation is frequently performed to correct pectus excavatum with few and minor complications. We present a case of pulmonary embolism with pulmonary endarterectomy in a patient undergoing Ravitch repair for pectus excavatum 2 years ago.