Permeable Nonabsorbable Mesh for Total Diaphragmatic Replacement in Extended Pneumonectomy

Luigi Rolli, Giovanni Leuzzi, Paolo Girotti, Leonardo Duranti, Ugo Pastorino

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After complex thoracic exenterations, total diaphragmatic resection and reconstruction is challenging. We describe our novel technique for total diaphragmatic replacement with permeable nonabsorbable mesh after extended pneumonectomy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e105-e107
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1 2017


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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