Dynamic CT evaluation of the central airways in patients undergoing tracheoplasty for tracheobronchomalacia.


OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to describe the role of pre- and postoperative dynamic CT in patients undergoing tracheoplasty, a novel surgical method for treatment of severely symptomatic tracheobronchomalacia. CONCLUSION Five patients were referred for dynamic MDCT before and after undergoing tracheoplasty at our institution. Preoperatively… (More)