Surgical treatment of tracheal and carinal tumors

Jonathan D'Cunha, Michael A Maddaus

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Tracheal tumors are rare. The two most common histologic types (occurring in about equal numbers) are adenoid cystic carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Current approaches for tracheal mobilization allow safe resection of up to 50% of the tracheal length and primary anastomosis in the vast majority of patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)95-110
Number of pages16
JournalChest Surgery Clinics of North America
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 2003


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