Case report: pulmonary soiling after one-lung ventilation with a bronchial blocker.

PURPOSE To report a case of pulmonary soiling of the dependent and of the non-dependent remaining lung when a Univent tube was used to achieve one-lung ventilation (OLV). CLINICAL FEATURES A 61-yr-old, 158-cm, 61-kg woman was scheduled for the resection of a lung cancer in the left lower lobe. An internal diameter 7.0-mm Univent tube was inserted under… (More)