Spontaneous Herniation of the Lung and Diaphragm Treated With Surgical Repair


Kara H. V. , Javidfar J., D'Amico T. A.

ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, cilt.99, ss.1821-1823, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 99 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.06.105
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1821-1823

Özet

Lung herniation is rare and is usually caused by blunt trauma, congenital abnormalities of the ribs, or previous thoracic operations. We report a rare case of spontaneous lung herniation in a 72-year-old woman and describe the operative repair. (C) 2015 by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons