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Surg Endosc. 1999 Feb;13(2):166-7.

Video-assisted thoracoscopic repair of an intercostal pulmonary hernia.

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Department of Surgery, Sint-Blasius Hospital, Kroonveldlaan 50, Dendermonde, Belgium.

Abstract

Pulmonary hernias are extremely rare. They are usually treated with open surgical procedures. We describe a case in which a large, spontaneously acquired intercostal pulmonary hernia was successfully repaired by video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS).

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