Pneumonectomy in children for destroyed lung and the long-term consequences


Eren S. , Eren M., Balci A.

JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.126, no.2, pp.574-581, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 126 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0022-5223(03)00586-5
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.574-581

Abstract

Objectives: Destroyed lung introduces irreversible changes in lung parenchyma. This condition is uncommon in children. Operative intervention is essential for children in this state. We demonstrate our experience with this condition and report on the respective long-term results.