Closing a Tracheal Defect with an Omental Pedicled Gastric Flap; A Technical Note.

@article{Rupprecht2017ClosingAT,
  title={Closing a Tracheal Defect with an Omental Pedicled Gastric Flap; A Technical Note.},
  author={Holger Rupprecht and Marius Ghidau and Katharina Gaab},
  journal={Bulletin of emergency and trauma},
  year={2017},
  volume={5 2},
  pages={129-131}
}
Due to an adenocarcinoma of the right upper lobe with infiltration of the main bronchus a 49-years-old female patient underwent an upper bilobectomy with sleeve resection. After two completed chemotherapy bouts and signs of sepsis another thoracotomy was inevitable.  As a complicating factor a supracarinal, necrotic and perforating lesion of the trachea… CONTINUE READING