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Slide tracheoplasty: a case report of successful concomitant reconstruction of extensive congenital tracheal stenosis and pulmonary artery sling.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9856889     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An 8-month-old infant presented with an extensive congenital tracheal stenosis with an aberrant left pulmonary artery. The patient was treated successfully by relocation of the left pulmonary artery and tracheal reconstruction with slide tracheoplasty. This patient is the first survivor cited in the literature after concomitant repair using slide tracheoplasty.
T Muraji; S Satoh; C Tsugawa; T Moriuchi; M Yamaguchi; M A Matamoros; E Nishijima; T Suzuki; H Murata
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  33     ISSN:  0022-3468     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  1998 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-02-25     Completed Date:  1999-02-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1658-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Surgery, Kobe Childrens Hospital, Hyogo-ken, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Abnormalities, Multiple / diagnosis,  surgery*
Follow-Up Studies
Pulmonary Artery / abnormalities*,  surgery*
Severity of Illness Index
Thoracic Surgical Procedures / methods*
Trachea / surgery*
Tracheal Stenosis / congenital,  surgery*
Treatment Outcome

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