Bronchogenic cyst invading right atrium in a 5-year-old.


Primary bronchogenic cysts of cardiac origin or extension are rare. We report here on a 5-year-old girl with a bronchogenic cyst with a diameter of 5.0 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm extending to the right atrial wall. Tumor enucleation and resection of the cyst together with the invaded right atrial wall was performed through a right posterolateral thoracotomy and an… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-965598


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@article{Gksel2008BronchogenicCI, title={Bronchogenic cyst invading right atrium in a 5-year-old.}, author={Onur Selçuk G{\"o}ksel and Omer Ali Sayin and Tufan Çinar and Alex Toker and Enco Tireli and Enver Dayioğlu}, journal={The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon}, year={2008}, volume={56 7}, pages={435-6} }