A case of traumatic right lung herniation to an area of anterior costal sternal separation and right hemothorax is presented. Application of a thoracoscopic approach to a traumatic lung hernia of the chest wall in this case is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1155-1157
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number4 SUPPL.
StatePublished - 1998

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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