Combination of subxiphoid and intercostal uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for bilateral lung lesions: report of two cases and review of the literature.

@article{Wang2017CombinationOS,
  title={Combination of subxiphoid and intercostal uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for bilateral lung lesions: report of two cases and review of the literature.},
  author={Linlin Wang and Lihui Ge and Xueying Yang},
  journal={Postgraduate medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={129 5},
  pages={513-516}
}
Uniportal video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) is carried out to reduce postoperative pain after treatment of thoracic diseases. Here, we report a novel method that combines a subxiphoid and intercostal uniportal VATS approach that can be used to treat bilateral pulmonary lesions simultaneously. The first case is a 50-year-old female with bilateral… CONTINUE READING