What is Lung segment resection?

Category: Surgeries


A lung segment resection is a surgical procedure that involves the removal of a portion of the lung. This type of procedure usually removes more than a wedge resection would but not the entire lobe of the lung.

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lung segment resection

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Stopped having Lung segment resection

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
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