Successful Reconstruction of Traumatic Carinal Tissue Loss Using the Esophagus in an Infant

Erik S. Stubberud, Jeffrey Phillip Jacobs, Richard P. Harmel, Thomas Andrews, Paul J. Chai, Harald L. Lindberg, James Anthony Quintessenza

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Abstract

We present a case report of an infant who underwent successful reconstruction of a traumatic tracheal and carinal chemically induced corrosive injury using an esophageal flap to reconstruct the trachea and subsequently re-establishing gastrointestinal continuity with a colon interposition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1031-1033
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume84
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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