Silicone Y-Stent Placement on the Secondary Left Carina.

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Summary of "Silicone Y-Stent Placement on the Secondary Left Carina."

The silicone Y-stent has mainly been used for the treatment of lesions around the main carina, and only a few case reports have been published on the technique for the lesions around the secondary left carina (LC2).


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Name: Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases
ISSN: 1423-0356


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