An uncommon cause of massive haemothorax and treatment under cardiopulmonary bypass.

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Alptekin Erkul G. S., Erkul S., Parlar A. İ., Çekirdekçi A.

Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, vol.32, pp.996-997, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier



Pulmonary sequestration is defined as nonfunctioning lung tissue that is not in normal continuity with the tracheobronchial tree and that has a systemic arterial blood supply. Herein, we aimed to present a case of a 34-year-old male patient who had massive left-sided haemothorax on admission due to a giant intralobar pulmonary sequestration. An emergent repair was performed under cardiopulmonary bypass with axillofemoral cannulation.