Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.1016/S0003-4975(01)03119-8
Title: Preoperative diagnosis of a paraesophageal bronchogenic cyst using endosonography
Authors: Lim, L.L.
Ho, K.Y. 
Goh, P.M. 
Issue Date: 2002
Citation: Lim, L.L., Ho, K.Y., Goh, P.M. (2002). Preoperative diagnosis of a paraesophageal bronchogenic cyst using endosonography. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 73 (2) : 633-635. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0003-4975(01)03119-8
Abstract: Preoperative diagnosis of paraesophageal bronchogenic cysts is difficult, and its management remains controversial. We describe the case of an incidental paraesophageal bronchogenic cyst, suspected preoperatively with endoscopic ultrasound and established intraoperatively by thoracoscopic inspection. Surgical treatment was achieved by cyst excision using a needlescopic technique. Endoscopic ultrasound seems to be the preoperative diagnostic test of choice for paraesophageal bronchogenic cysts. © 2002 by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
Source Title: Annals of Thoracic Surgery
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/132540
ISSN: 00034975
DOI: 10.1016/S0003-4975(01)03119-8
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