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Fig. 1 | Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

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From: Esophageal bypass surgery as a definitive repair of recurrent acquired benign bronchoesophageal fistula

Fig. 1

Bronchoesophageal fistula before primary resection and after esophageal bypass surgery. a Preoperative computed tomography revealing fistula between esophagus and left main bronchus, approximately 1 cm from tracheal bifurcation (green arrow). b Preoperative three-dimensional rendering of fistulous tract (green arrow). c, d Three-dimensional rendering 5 months after the esophageal bypass surgery revealing esophagus resected above and below the bronchoesophageal fistula level, leaving this section in situ on the posterior wall of the left main bronchus as a neo-pseudo-diverticulum. Substernaly interposed gastric conduit is not shown

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