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Liposarcoma Of The Chest Wall

This video shows resection of the liposarcoma of the chest wall and latissimus dorsi musculocutaneous flap. Video by Dr. Andres Obeso

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Pericardial Reconstruction

This video shows pericardial reconstruction. Video by Teodor Horvat MD, Daniel Fudulu MD

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Left Lower VATS Lobectomy For Intrapulmonary...

This video shows left lower VATS lobectomy for intrapulmonary sequestration. Video by Sebastian Penafiel Guzman, Alejandra Libreros Nino, Carlos Jorda Aragon, Jose Ceron Navarro

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Micropneumonectomy

This video demonstrates a micropneumonectomy. This technique uses 5 mm ports in the intercostal space and a subxiphoid incision for the stapler. The lung is removed through the subxiphoid incision. CO2...

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Robotic Pleurectomy And Pleurodesis

This video shows robotic pleurectomy and pleurodesis. Video by Luis F. Alberton M.D., Kimberly Costas M.D.

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Partial Sternotomy And Thymectomy

The video shows partial sternotomy and thymectomy. Video by Prof. Rajnish Talwar

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Massive Thymoma

Video shows the resection of large thymoma. Video by Dr Sharad Desai

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Pulmonary Lobectomy

Video shows the resection of lung tumor in lower left lobe. The tumor diameter was 7 cm, a lobectomy was necessary for control of disease. Video by Adrian Cravioto M.D.

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Spontaneous Breathing VATS Lobectomy, Sydney...

This 77 year-old man with a right upper lobe lung cancer underwent spontaneous breathing (without double lumen tube intubation) VATS lobectomy. The procedure was performed via a minimal access incision...

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Surgery For Extragonadal Germ Cell Tumor...

Ilya Gotsadze

Germ cell tumors occur predominantly from the testicles. However, 2-5% of all germ cell tumors in adult men have extargonadal localization. Germ cell tumors (GCTs) are classified as extragonadal if there...

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Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery: Lingulectomy

This video shows VATS lingulectomy for colorectal pulmonary metastasis. Video by Professor Tristan D. Yan

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Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy

Minimally Invasive T3-T4 sympathectomy performed by Dr. Michael Augustine Ko, St. Joseph's Health Centre, Toronto, 2014. Treatment for primary palmar and axillary hyperhidrosis.

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Minimally Invasive VATS Left Upper Lobectomy

Minimally Invasive VATS left upper lobectomy performed by Dr. Michael Augustine Ko, at St. Joseph's Health Centre, Toronto. Upper lobectomy was performed for non-small cell lung cancer.

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Minimally Invasive VATS Bullectomy And Pleurectomy...

Minimally Invasive VATS Bullectomy and Pleurectomy for Primary Pneumothorax. Performed by Dr. Michael Augustine Ko at St. Joseph's Hospital, Toronto. Primary pneumothorax is a disease that usually affects,...

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Thoracic Anatomy

This video shows anatomy of the thorax as seen during thoracoscopy. Video by Dr Arun Prasad

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Thoracoscopic Esophagectomy With Radical...

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

This video shows thoracoscopic esophagectomy with radical lymphadenectomy. Video by Prof. C. Palanivelu

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Thoracoscopic Enucleation Of An Esophageal...

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

This video shows thoracoscopic enucleation of an esophageal gastrointestinal tumor. Video by Kevin M. Reavis MD, Marcelo W. Hinojosa MD, Brian R. Smith MD, Ninh T. Nguyen

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Thoracoscopic Resection Of Oesophageal Traction...

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

This video shows thoracoscopic resection of oesophageal traction diverticulum in the sub-azygous region. Video by Alfred Cushieri, J. Jakimowicz, MD; F. Smulders, MD

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Thoracoscopic Vagotomy

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

This video shows thoracoscopic vagotomy. Video by Bala Thatigotla MD MRCS, Ronald Clements MD FACS, Brandon Williams MD FACS

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Anatomy Of Thoracoscopic Thymectomy

This video shows step by step anatomy that is encountered during a video assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) for removal of thymus gland in patients of myasthenia gravis. Video by Dr Arun Prasad MS,...

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Thoracoscopic Resection Of Giant Mediastinal...

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

This video shows thoracoscopic resection of giant mediastinal parathyroid tumor Video by Shalini Reddy, MD

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Thoracoscopic Management Of Volvulus Of...

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

This video shows thoracoscopic management of volvulus of the gastric conduit following minimally invasive esophagectomy Video by Jeremy M Linson, MD, B Ahmed, MD, Ziad Awad, MD, FACS

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Thoraco Laparoscopic Esophagectomy In Prone...

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

This video shows thoraco-laparoscopic esophagectomy in Prone position due to carcinoma in middle third esophagus Video by Prof. Chinnuswamy Palanivelu

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Anterior Thoracic Lung Herniation and Repair

The video shows a case of acquired anterior thoracic lung herniation in a 63-year-old female. This painful herniation developed four years after uncomplicated video-assisted thoracic surgery for lung...

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Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation (CCAM) and bronchial atresia operated by single-port VATS (uniportal thoracoscopic lower lobectomy) Young patient, suffering from recurrent lung infections...

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Robotic Lingulectomy For Lung Mass

Cleveland Clinic

Surgery for removal of the lingular portion of the left upper lobe of the lung for a lung mass, can be done safely and effectively through a robotically assisted technique, offering faster recovery times....

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Pulmonary Aspergilloma Operated By Minimally...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

In patients with pulmonary aspergilloma, surgical resection is generally performed by a thoracotomy because of severe adhesions and the risk for massive hemorrhage. However, because the preoperative general...

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Uniportal VATS Contralateral Nodule Resection...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

A 67 year old male patient was admitted to our department for surgery of nodule in LLL. High risk patient: right pneumonectomy (lung cancer) 10 years ago; chest trauma: rib fractures and left hemothorax...

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Uniportal Thoracoscopic Stapler Insertion...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

This video shows how to insert staplers for thoracoscopic major lung resection (uniportal thoracoscopic left upper lobectomy). This approach represents the minimally invasive approach possible for lobectomy....

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Uniportal VATS Left Upper Lobe Cancer Fissureless...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Left upper lobectomy is the most difficult resection to perform by uniportal VATS, especially when an incomplete oblique fissure is found or there are silicotic lymph nodes around the hilar structures....

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Single Port Sleeve Right Upper Lobectomy...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Lobectomy with sleeve bronchial resection is usually performed by thoracotomy but it can be performed by video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS). Most of complex resections are described by using 2-4 incisions...

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Left Intrapericardic Pneumonectomy by Single-port...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Hilar carcinoma treated with chemotherapy and high doses of radiotherapy. The patient was proposed for left pneumonectomy by uniportal VATS. Video by Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, MD.

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Left upper trisegmentectomy (lingular sparing)...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

The standard operation for lung cancer confined to the left upper lobe, irrespective of the size or location, has been lobectomy. Resection of the upper division with preservation of the lingula is the...

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Uniportal VATS Left Upper Lobectomy (Real...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

In this video we show a single-port VATS left upper lobectomy. The video is not edited,with normal speed, to show all the steps during the procedure. It is the real time of the lobe resection. The upper...

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Single Port VATS Left Upper Anatomic Segmentectomy...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Uniportal VATS anatomic trisegmentectomy LUL (left upper lobe). The surgery time for anatomic resection was 31 minutes. The total surgical time including lymph node dissection, and upper lobe detachment...

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Extrapleural Single-Port Detachment Left...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

This video shows how a left upper lobe tumor completely attached to the chest wall was detached by using the excellent uniportal VATS view (sagital plane). This is the real speed and real time of whole...

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Uniportal VATS Right Upper Lobectomy (Full...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Single port video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy due to lung cancer (right upper lobe tumor). This video shows the full procedure, without edition. This approach represents the minimally invasive approach...

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Robot Assisted Transabdominal Distal Esophageal...

Charles Anderson

This is an example of a transabdominal approach for enucleation of a large esophageal leiomyoma that extended into the gastric cardia toward the fundus. The leiomyoma was excised in several pieces to...

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Trans-abdominal robotic repair of Morgagni...

Charles Anderson

Robot assisted repair of a large, asymptomatic diaphragm hernia through the space of Larrey. Hernia contents included omentum and colon. Reduction of hernia contents was easily accomplished and a tension...

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Single-port Thoracoscopic Resection of Complex...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

This video presents Uniportal VATS resection of a complex mediastinal mass (cystic content). The mass was located between the vena cava and supraaortic trunks and had cystic content. Thymic horns were...

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Robotic Assisted Left Upper Lobectomy

Charles Anderson

This is a demonstration of the RAPOR technique daVinci robotic assisted resection of an early stage lung cancer. RAPOR stands for Robotic Assisted Pulmonary Oncologic Resection and is a term I use specific...

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Uniportal VATS Bilobectomy and Superior...

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Big lung cancer (adenocarcinoma) located at right upper lobe involving middle and segment 6 was evaluated for surgery. The patient was treated with induction chemotherapy and proposed for thoracoscopic...

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VATS Lobectomy Lower Lobe-Chest Wall Resection

Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Here we show a video of a big right lower lobe lung cancer with chest wall involvement. The case was treated with induction therapy (chemotherapy) followed by surgery. The patient was operated by uniportal...

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VATS thymoma removal

Arun Prasad

The video presents thymoma removal using thoracoscopy.

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VTS Pleurectomy And Wedge Resection Of Left...

Dmitry Bazarov

24 y.o. patient with recurrent left side pneumothorax undergone VTS pleurectomy and sublobar resection with perfect result. Discharge on 5 d. p/o.

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Surgical Disconnection Of Tracheo-Esophageal...

Dmitry Bazarov

Patient 26 y.o. with tracheo-esophageal fistula undergone surgical disconnection of fistula with perfect results. Approach: cervicosternotomy. Localization of fistula: cervico-thoracic part of trachea...

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Pulmonary Artery Repair

Department of Surgery - University of Southern California

The following material presents a robotic-assisted repair of a pulmonary artery.

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Bilateral Open Treatment Of Spontaneous...

Foundation Alexis Carrel

Bilateral Open Treatment Of Spontaneous Pneumothorax. A New Access S Nazari P Buniva, A Aluffi, S Salvi, Z Mourad, G Rescigno Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2000; 18:608-610. Simultaneous bilateral apical bullectomy...

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Transcervical Approach For Resection Of...

Foundation Alexis Carrel

Transcervical approach (Dartevelle technique) for resection of lung tumors invading the thoracic inlet sparing the clavicle Nazari S J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 112;558-559, 1996 APPROCCIO TRANSCERVICALE...

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Superior Venea Cava Resection Without Blood...

Foundation Alexis Carrel

This video presents superior venea cava resection without blood flow interruption Rossella C, Nazari S J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2007, 134, 1098

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