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Fig. 3

From: A surgical case of mediastinal hematoma caused by a minor traffic injury

Fig. 3

Thoracic surgical view. a The hematoma extended from the cervical pleura to the surface of the diaphragm, and there was marked swelling of the mediastinum. b The mediastinal pleura was fully opened, and the azygos (arrow) and vagus nerves (arrowhead) were secured. c The hematoma between the pre-vertebral lesion and dorsal aspect of the esophagus was removed. Vagus nerves (arrow), Esophagus (arrowhead)

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