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Case of the Day
Contributed by Matthew Hung
The patient elected for surgery to decrease risk of recurrent pneumothorax. A right VATS, right upper lobe wedge resection, right partial diaphragmatic excision, chemical (doxycycline) and mechanical pleurodesis were performed. Intraoperatively, the patient was noted to have chocolate-colored nodules of the parietal pleura, and right hemidiaphragm, and scarring of the…
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