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The Division of Thoracic Surgery has extensive experience in performing tracheal resections for primary tumors of the airway.
The primary tumors fall into three categories:
Surgical management encompasses all of the principles of airway surgery, from laryngotracheal resection and cervical exenterations; to larynx sparing laryngotracheal resections and reconstructions; to primary tracheal resection and reconstructions and carinal resections and reconstructions.
— Douglas J. Mathisen, MD
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