Oesophageal cancer with an aberrant right subclavian artery accompanied by a thoracic duct anomaly.

Abstract

Recognizing the pathway of thoracic duct during oesophagectomy is important to prevent from postoperative chylothorax. In this study, we describe 4 cases with anormalies of the thoracic duct found during oesophagectomy for oesopahageal cancer. Each of the 4 cases showed different patterns of anomaly of the thoracic duct, and all the 4 cases were associated… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ejcts/ezv224

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