Internal fixation of high tracheal stents

R. T. Temes, J. A. Wernly, J. D. Cooper, F. M. Follis, S. B. Pett

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A technique for internal fixation of a silicone elastomer tracheal stent is described. This technique allows the use of a short stent in situations where complex stent placement otherwise would be necessary. The procedure was used successfully to manage a postresection stricture in the subglottic trachea.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1023-1024
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery


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