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

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation by Prashanth Vallabhajosyula, MD MS and Wilson Y. Szeto, MD

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

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

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

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

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

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

Severe Diaphragmatic Eventration by Domenico Calcaterra, MD, Jeremiah Martin, MD and John Federico, MD

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Bullous Lung Disease by Grayson H. Wheatley III, MD and Aaron S. Estrera, MD

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

©2012 CTSNet