Journal article

Slide Tracheoplasty With Concomitant Aortic Arch Repair in a Low-Weight Neonate

Johann Brink, Yves d'Udekem, Igor E Konstantinov

Annals of Thoracic Surgery | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2014

Abstract

We report the successful surgical management of a hypoplastic aortic arch, severe tracheal stenosis, and acute respiratory failure in a low-birth-weight neonate. The technical details that facilitated concomitant slide tracheoplasty and aortic arch reconstruction are discussed.