A simultaneous minimally invasive approach to treat a patient with coronary artery disease and metastatic lung cancer.
Wideochir Inne Tech Maloinwazyjne 2016 29;11(4):300-303. Epub 2016 Nov 29.
People's Hospital of Ganzhou, Nanchang University, Ganzhou, China.
Concurrent lung cancer and coronary artery disease requiring treatment with percutaneous coronary intervention or coronary artery bypass grafting is not rare. An individualized perioperative anticoagulation regimen and minimal surgical trauma will benefit the patient's postoperative recovery. We successfully treated a 68-year-old female patient with a lesion in the left anterior descending artery and metastatic right lung carcinoma by simultaneous minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass grafting via a small left thoracotomy and thoracoscopic wedge resection of the lung lesion. Read More