Bronchoscopic evaluation of bronchial healing after carinal reconstruction


Bronchoscopic evaluation of the anastomoses created by carinal reconstruction was carried out over a period of 7 weeks in 6 patients who had undergone carinal and lobar resections for lung cancer, and 4 who had undergone carinal resection without pulmonary resection for carinal tumors. The techniques of reconstruction included end-to-end and end-to-side… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00311927


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@article{Akamine1996BronchoscopicEO, title={Bronchoscopic evaluation of bronchial healing after carinal reconstruction}, author={Shinji Akamine and Katsunobu Kawahara and Takao Takahashi and Akihiro Nakamura and Satoshi Yamamoto and Hiroyoshi Ayabe and Masao Tomita}, journal={Surgery Today}, year={1996}, volume={26}, pages={407-412} }