Left Lower Lobe: Segment 8 (S8)

  • Dominique Gossot


As there is no S7 on the left side, this segmentectomy is slightly easier than on the right side. However, variations in the distribution of arteries and bronchi require a thorough examination of preoperative modelization. In addition, division of the intersegmental plane can be difficult.

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© Springer International Publishing AG 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dominique Gossot
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  1. 1.IMM, Curie-Montsouris Thorax InstituteParisFrance

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