Superior Vena Cava and Innominate Vein Reconstruction in Thoracic Malignancies: Single-Vein Reconstruction

Ikenna C. Okereke, Kenneth Kesler

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Abstract

Benign or malignant disease processes involving the superior vena cava can be resected and reconstructed with excellent perioperative results and sustained durability.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)323-325
Number of pages3
JournalSeminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Volume23
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 2011

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Brachiocephalic Veins
Superior Vena Cava
Veins
Thorax
Neoplasms

Keywords

  • Lung cancer
  • Mediastinum
  • Superior vena cava
  • Thymoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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