Resection of the right middle lobe and lingula in children for middle lobe/lingula syndrome.

  title={Resection of the right middle lobe and lingula in children for middle lobe/lingula syndrome.},
  author={A. Ayed},
  volume={125 1},
  • A. Ayed
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Chest
  • STUDY OBJECTIVE To review our experience with specific characteristics, indications, and results of pulmonary resection in children with middle lobe/lingula syndrome. DESIGN Retrospective cohort study. SETTING Thoracic Surgery Department, Chest Diseases Hospital, Kuwait. PATIENTS AND INTERVENTION Thirteen children with middle lobe, lingula, or both syndromes were treated with pulmonary resection from January 1995 to December 1999. RESULTS The mean age was 7.5 years (range, 5 to 10 years… CONTINUE READING
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