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Table 1 Patients characteristics

From: Surgery in congenital lung malformations: the evolution from thoracotomy to VATS, 10-year experience in a single center

Variables Value
Median age (range) 41(16–78)
Sex, n (%)
➢ Male 43(45.7)
➢ Female 51(54.3)
Pathology, n (%)
➢ Bronchogenic cyst 71(75.5)
• Mediastinal 45(47.8)
• Parenchimal 26(27.6)
➢ Pulmonary sequestration 15(15.9)
• Intralobar 11(11.7)
• Extralobar 4(4.2)
➢ Enteric duplication cyst 4(4.2)
➢ Bronchial atresia 2(2.1)
➢ Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation 2(2.1)
Location of malformation, n (%)
➢ Mediastinal 47(50.0)
➢ Parenchymal 47(50.0)
Surgical approach, n (%)
➢ Thoracotomy 67(71.2)
➢ VATS 26(27.6)
➢ Mediastinoscopy 1(1.1)