Users Online : 845 About us |  Subscribe |  e-Alerts  | Feedback | Login   |   
Journal of Minimal Access Surgery Current Issue | Archives | Ahead Of Print Journal of Minimal Access Surgery
           Print this page Email this page   Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size 
 ¤   Next article
 ¤   Previous article
 ¤   Table of Contents

 ¤   Similar in PUBMED
 ¤Related articles
 ¤   Citation Manager
 ¤   Access Statistics
 ¤   Reader Comments
 ¤   Email Alert *
 ¤   Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed3238    
    Printed139    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded121    
    Comments [Add]    
    Cited by others 2    

Recommend this journal

 

 UNUSUAL CASE
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 147-150

Thoracoscopic removal of oesophageal duplication cyst


Department of Paediatric Surgery, Apollo Children's Hospital, Shafee Mohammed Road, Chennai, India

Correspondence Address:
Prakash Agarwal
F-31, H block, Jains Avantika Apartments, Manapakkam, Chennai - 600 116
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0972-9941.78350

Rights and Permissions

A 4-year-old boy presented with vomiting and recurrent cough. He was investigated and found to have thoracic oesophageal duplication cyst. He was taken up for thoracoscopic removal of the cyst. The cyst was attached to the oesophagus and shared a common wall. The boy tolerated the procedure well and follow-up showed no recurrence of the cyst with total resolution of the symptoms. We share our experience with the management of this boy.






[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*


        
Print this article     Email this article

© 2004 Journal of Minimal Access Surgery
Published by Wolters Kluwer - Medknow
Online since 15th August '04