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Minerva Chirurgica 2006 April;61(2):159-61

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Combined off-pump coronary surgery and left lung resection through midline sternotomy with a Medtronic Starfish® 2 Heart Positioner

Tan M. E. S. H., Van Boven W. J., Van Swieten E. A.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery St. Antonius Hospital Nieuwegein, The Netherlands


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Concomitant lung malignancy and coronary artery disease is uncommon. When the left lung is involved, the approach is considered to be staged or through left thoracotomy. We present a patient who was operated on for left pneumonectomy and off-pump coronary surgery through a midline sternotomy with the use of a Medtronic Starfish 2 Heart Positioner.

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