Minimally invasive thorascopic surgery in treating congenital bronchobiliary fistula: A case report and a brief review of the literature

Zengmeng Wang, Yajun Chen, Jinshi Huang, Chunhui Peng, Wenbo Pang, Dongyang Wu, Zhenhua Cao
2020 Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports  
We summarized our minimally invasive thorascopic surgical experience of a rare congenital bronchobiliary fistula case and made a brief review of the literature. To our knowledge this is the first reported case treated by a total minimally invasive thorascopic surgery. Typical symptoms and signs, surgical experience, and pathological results were summarized with pictures. Intra-operative fistulography is of great importance to surgical decision making. Minimally invasive thorascopic surgery is
more » ... scopic surgery is safe and feasible in treating congenital bronchobiliary fistula without coexisting biliary tract malformation.
doi:10.1016/j.epsc.2020.101445 fatcat:jso6srmc7rcxdasigxlmxzcv3u