Chest Wall Reconstruction Using a Methyl Methacrylate Neo-Rib and Mesh
Prostheses and Implants
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
Prosthetic reconstruction of the chest wall after oncologic resection is performed by means of various techniques using different materials. We describe a new technique of chest wall reconstruction that includes the use of Marlex mesh and the creation of a neo-rib from a Steinmann pin and methyl methacrylate.