Regenerative Medicine Offering New Treatment for Bronchopleural Fistulas

Jul 5, 2016 | Dennis Wigle, M.D., Ph.D. | @DennisWigleMD

Scientist working with a microscope

When current treatment isn’t enough, patients at Mayo Clinic often are among the first to benefit from innovative therapies, new techniques and technologies. For the first time in human application, Mayo Clinic researchers successfully closed an open wound on the upper chest caused by postoperative complications of lung removal. The findings appear in the journal Stem Cells Translational Medicine.

Full article at Mayo Clinic News Network 

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