Case Reports in Pulmonology / 2019 / Article / Fig 1

Case Report

Uniportal Subcostal Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery: A Feasible Approach for a Challenging Middle Lobectomy in an Obese Patient

Figure 1

(a) Chest C-T scan delineates the right lung middle lobe with a solid GGO measuring 1.5 cm in size. (b) Dorsal decubitus patient position with 40° angle during subcostal approach for right middle lobe lung lobectomy. (c) Subcostal oblique incision (5 cm) parallel to right costal arc and covidien wound protector with arrangement of instruments through the port.