Montgomery T-tube placement in the treatment of benign tracheal lesions.


INTRODUCTION Although surgery remains the gold standard for the treatment of benign tracheal stenosis, airway stenting may be indicated in the event of complex lesions or associated diseases. We retrospectively investigated Montgomery T-tube placement as an alternative or complementary treatment to surgery. METHODS From January 1984 to March 2008, 158… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.02.049


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@article{Carretta2009MontgomeryTP, title={Montgomery T-tube placement in the treatment of benign tracheal lesions.}, author={Angelo Carretta and Monica Casiraghi and Giulio Melloni and Alessandro Bandiera and Paola Ciriaco and Luca Ferla and Armando Puglisi and Piero Zannini}, journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery}, year={2009}, volume={36 2}, pages={352-6; discussion 356} }