Partial resection of the aorta and patch plasty with a simple clamping technique in a lung cancer patient


Toker A., Tanju S., Ozluk Y. , Kaya S.

INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY, cilt.12, ss.827-828, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 12 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1510/icvts.2010.264226
  • Dergi Adı: INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.827-828

Özet

A 59-year-old male patient was diagnosed as having lung cancer with a suspected invasion of the descending aorta. A significant response was not obtained after chemotherapy. A left pneumonectomy with partial resection of the aortic wall with simple clamping was done. The postoperative course was uneventful. (C) 2011 Published by European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. All rights reserved.