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Extended right pneumonectomy in an adult with a double aortic arch: a therapeutic dilemma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20851875     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report the case of a 69-year-old man presenting with a primary right lung cancer and a complete double aortic arch. An extended right pneumonectomy was successfully performed and the patient remained well at the one-year follow-up. We discuss the surgical approach and the technical considerations imposed by this rare vascular abnormality.
Authors:
Stephan Christian Werth; Emma McLean; Loic Lang-Lazdunski
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-09-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1569-9285     ISO Abbreviation:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Publication Date:  2010 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-24     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101158399     Medline TA:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  862-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Thoracic Surgery, Guy's and St Thomas Hospital, Great Maze Pond, London SE1 9RT, UK.
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