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Table 3 Surgical procedures in 129 patients with bronchiectasis

From: A long-term study assessing the factors influencing survival and morbidity in the surgical management of bronchiectasis

Procedure   No. of Patients
Pneumonectomy   
   Left   5 (3.8%)
   Right   3 (2.3%)
   Lobectomy   
Right upper lobe   4 (3.1%)
Right middle lobe   13(10.0%)
Right lower lobe   11 (8.5%)
Left upper lobe   5 (3.8%)
Left lower lobe   40 (31.0%)
Lingulectomy or segmentectomy+ wedge resection (bilateral) 6(4.6%)
   Lobectomy ± segmentectomy (Bilateral) Bilobectomy   3 (2.3%)
Right upper lobe + right middle lobe 7 (5.4%)
Right middle lobe + right lower lobe 5 (3.8%)
Left upper lobe + lingula 3 (2.3%)
Left lower lobe + lingula 14 (10.8%)
   Bilateral segmentectomy 10 (7.7%)