THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGEON, vol.56, no.4, pp.221-225, 2008 (SCI-Expanded)
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THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGEON
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated:
Background: Completion pneumonectomy performed for benign causes is associated with a high morbidity and mortality. We analyzed the patients who underwent completion pneumonectomy procedure for bronchiectasis, which constitutes a specific benign condition, together with the indications for surgery, the difficulties encountered during operations and the postoperative results.