Cardiothoracic surgery refers to the treatment of the heart, lungs and the oesophagus. Cardiothoracic surgery is closely linked with cardiology and respiratory medicine and therefore requires considerable expertise and specialism.
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Procedures which are carried out under this speciality include:
- Oesophageal surgery
- Heart and lung transplants
- Heart valve surgery and replacement
- Coronary artery bypass for ischaemic heart disease
- Lobectomy or pneumonectomy for lung cancer
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