Port-site implantation of Type A Masaoka Stage I thymoma after video-assisted thoracic surgery: a case report

@inproceedings{Nose2016PortsiteIO,
  title={Port-site implantation of Type A Masaoka Stage I thymoma after
video-assisted thoracic surgery: a case report},
  author={Naohiro Nose and Kazuhiro Higuchi and Eiichi Chosa and Takanori Ayabe and Masaki Tomita and Kunihide Nakamura},
  booktitle={Journal of surgical case reports},
  year={2016}
}
A 60-year-old woman was referred to our hospital with an anterior mediastinal tumor measuring 3.5 cm in diameter on computed tomography (CT). We performed tumor resection by video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) with three ports. The final diagnosis was Type A Masaoka Stage I thymoma. On follow-up CT performed 36 months after the operation, two pleural… CONTINUE READING