CTSNet SponsorsCTSNet is sponsored in part by an educational grant from

Clinical Cases

Intrathoracic Migration Of Breast Implant After Thoracoscopic Surgery
Migrated Breast Implant

By Jeffson Chung, MD and Sebastien Gilbert, MD

Breast implant complications after thoracic surgery are relatively rare. We present an unusual case of an intact implant migration into the pleural space after thoracoscopic surgery that was initially read as hemothorax on computed tomography of the chest.

- Clinical Cases -

Management of a Complex Aortic Dissection with Combined Open and Endovascular Techniques by Edward L. Jones, MD, Joseph C. Cleveland, MD, Mark Nehler, MD, et al
22-September-2011

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation by Prashanth Vallabhajosyula, MD MS and Wilson Y. Szeto, MD
14-March-2011

Endovascular Repair of Chronic Type B Aortic Dissection with Aneurysm: Midterm Follow-up by Grayson H. Wheatley III, MD
20-December-2010

Ivor-Lewis Esophagectomy Without Left Gastric Pedicle Division by Ikenna C. Okereke, MD
01-September-2010

Treatment of left ventricular pseudoaneurysm through left thoracotomy on a ‘beating’ heart by Domenico Calcaterra, MD, PhD, José Torres, MD, Djurabek B. Babadjanov, MD, et al
18-March-2010

Sternoclavicular joint obstruction of a gastric conduit ten years after transhiatal esophagectomy and sub-sternal pull-up by Andrew Chae, MD, Royce F. Calhoun II, MD and David T. Cooke, MD
02-March-2010

Double Aortic Arch by Anto Ramayyan Sahayaraj, MS, MCh, R. Mohan, Smartin Abraham, MBBS, MS, MCh, et al
29-September-2009

Parenchymal Sparing Resection of an Infected Pulmonary Intralobar Sequestration by Victor W. Wong, MD, Brett Burbridge, MPAS, PA-C and Paul Schipper, MD
07-October-2008

Severe Diaphragmatic Eventration by Domenico Calcaterra, MD, Jeremiah Martin, MD and John Federico, MD
07-September-2008

Endovascular Technique for Percutaneous Stent Graft Repair of Subclavian Artery Pseudoaneurysm by Paul S. Lajos, MD and Donald L. Jacobs, MD
29-July-2008

Resection of an Intrathoracic Thyroid Gland by Teng Mao, MD, Wentao Fang, MD and A. Thomas Pezzella, MD
11-April-2007

Endovascular Repair of a Descending Thoracic Aortic Pseudoaneurysm Using a Tapered Endoprosthesis by Howard K. Song, MD, PhD, Hannan Chaugle, MD, Matthew S. Slater, MD , and John Kaufman, MD
16-November-2006

Pericardial Cyst by Alexander Kraev, MD, Christopher B. Komanapalli, MD, Paul H. Schipper, MD, and Mithran S. Sukumar, MD
18-October-2006

Acquired Left Ventricle to Right Atrial Shunt (Gerbode Defect) and Massive Pulmonary Embolus by Hideki Tatewaki, MD, Joseph P. Alesnik, MD and David L. S. Morales, MD
18-September-2006

Chest Wall Invasion from Metastatic Chordoma by Christopher B. Komanapalli, MD, Robin Sterin, PA-C, Michael Wheatley, MD, and Mithran S. Sukumar, MD
22-August-2006

Peripartum Diagnosis and Management of Diaphragm Agenesis by Christopher B. Komanapalli, MD, Gautam R. Velamoor, MD, Paul H. Schipper, MD, et al
23-June-2006

Use of Intravascular Ultrasound in Endovascular Stenting of Traumatic Rupture of the Descending Thoracic Aorta by Ali Khoynezhad, MD, Carlos E. Donayre, MD, George Kopchok, BS, et al
25-May-2006

Transthoracic Repair Of Left-Sided Partial Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection by Rakesh M. Suri, MD and Joseph A. Dearani, MD
25-May-2006

Massive Hemoptysis In Children - Unusual Presentation In Pulmonary Hydatid Disease by Shyam Singh, MCh , Puja Vimesh, MD and Syed Aga Nadeem, MBBS
21-April-2006

Repair of Aortoesophageal Fistula Arising from a Penetrating Atherosclerotic Ulcer of the Distal Transverse Arch by George Tolis Jr., MD, Ramachandra C. Reddy, MD and Valavanur A. Subramanian, MD
16-March-2006

An Unusual Infection Presenting as a Chest Wall Mass by James Mykytenko, MD, Sreenath Reddy, MD, MBA, Jodi Lackey, PA, et al
06-December-2005

Necrotizing Esophagitis: The Black Esophagus by Uttam Tripathy, MD, C. Kristian Enestvedt, MD, Christopher B. Komanapalli, MD, and Mithran S. Sukumar, MD
07-November-2005

Recurrent Thymoma with Intracardiac Extension by Thomas D. Person, MD, Hannan Chaugle, MD, Paul H. Schipper, MD, et al
21-October-2005

Management of a Left Ventricular Aneurysm in an Adult by Sorin V. Pusca, MD, Barry C. Esrig, MD, Preet M.S. Randhawa, MD, et al
14-September-2005

Blunt Traumatic Tracheal Laceration by Christopher Komanapalli, MD, Hannan Chaugle, MD, Ileana Esquivel, PA-C, and Mithran Sukumar, MD
16-August-2005

Endovascular Treatment of a Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm by Grayson H. Wheatley III, MD, Venkatesh Ramaiah, MD, Daniel R. Nathanson, MD, et al
08-June-2005

Spiral Vein Graft for SVC Stenosis by Andrew B. Adams, MD, PhD, Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Stewart Long, MD, et al
11-January-2005

Bullous Lung Disease by Grayson H. Wheatley III, MD and Aaron S. Estrera, MD
26-October-2004

An Interesting Source of Hemoptysis by Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Takki A. Momin, MD , Paige McCord, NP , et al
26-July-2004

©2012 CTSNet