Titanium mesh prosthesis repair of symptomatic Poland syndrome in a premature infant.

Abstract

The authors describe a case of Poland syndrome in a ventilator-dependent premature infant with severe chest wall deformities treated during the neonatal period with a prosthetic titanium mesh. The implant significantly improved lung volume and provided stabilization of the chest wall allowing for weaning from ventilator, extubation, and discharge of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2007.09.078

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@article{Lasko2008TitaniumMP, title={Titanium mesh prosthesis repair of symptomatic Poland syndrome in a premature infant.}, author={David Lasko and William R. Thompson and Donald M Buckner and Juan E. Sola}, journal={Journal of pediatric surgery}, year={2008}, volume={43 1}, pages={234-7} }