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Complications of Valve Lung Volume Reduction in a Case of Previous Pleurodesis.
Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Publication types: Journal Article Publication Status: ppublish, pdf : Case report
Lung volume reduction with valves is increasingly used to treat selected patients with severe emphysema. The indications for this procedure have been previously described; however, its contraindications have not yet been conclusively established. This case highlights the potentially severe complications of endobronchial one-way valve placement in the setting of a previous pleurodesis.
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