Skeletonization of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve During Norwood Procedure and Aortic Arch Repair
Koichi Sughimoto, Himanshu Pratap, Igor E Konstantinov, Christian P Brizard, Yves d'Udekem
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2015
Recurrent laryngeal nerve injury is a frequent adverse event of aortic arch repair. We hereby present a technique of skeletonization of the recurrent nerve to preserve its function during the Norwood procedure and aortic arch repair.