Sternal splitting midline incision

R. G. Kibbey, T. D. Allen

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Abstract

The simultaneous occurrence of renal adenocarcinoma and a solitary pulmonary metastasis provides a special challenge in management. In 1 such case resection of the primary lesion and 2 pulmonary metastases was accomplished in a single procedure, using a long midline incision incorporating a sternal splitting component. The advantages of this approach are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)313-315
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Urology
Volume112
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1974

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