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Thoracoscopic resection of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation in an adolescent.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23347706     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
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Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation (CCAM) in adolescents or adults is extremely rare. In this case study, a 17-year-old boy was admitted to our clinic for the treatment of a giant bulla in the lower lobe of the right lung. Preoperative imaging studies led to the diagnosis of cystic lung disease. The patient underwent wedge resection of the right lower lobe with VATS, and histological examination confirmed the presentation of type 1 CCAM. A thoracoscopic lobectomy was performed after the second surgery because of postoperative air leakage.Herein, we report a case of CCAM in an adolescent. VATS was a suitable procedure for the operation. Between the parenchyma-saving resection and lobectomy for CCAM, we believe that the lobectomy is the better treatment option when the extent of the disease cannot be determined clearly or it is extremely large. Therefore, strategies for deciding between parenchyma-saving resection and lobectomy for the treatment of CCAM should be developed.
Authors:
Seiichi Shimizu; Yoshinori Yamashita; Hidenori Mukaida; Naoki Hirabayashi; Hiromi Egawa; Mayumi Kaneko; Akio Sakatani; Wataru Takiyama
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Asian journal of endoscopic surgery     Volume:  6     ISSN:  1758-5910     ISO Abbreviation:  Asian J Endosc Surg     Publication Date:  2013 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-01-25     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101506753     Medline TA:  Asian J Endosc Surg     Country:  Japan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  44-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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© 2013 Japan Society for Endoscopic Surgery, Asia Endosurgery Task Force and Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd.
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Hiroshima City Asa Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan.
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