Resection of foregut-derived duplications by minimal-access surgery


Eight children underwent minimal-access surgery (MAS) for duplications of foregut derivatives. The efficacy and safety of this approach are reviewed. The seven patients with mediastinal lesions had video-assisted thoracoscopic resection. One lesion presented as a subdiaphragmatic esophageal diverticulum, which was excised laparoscopically. Between March… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s003830050561

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