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Cumulative damage in fatigue
Cumulative damage in fatigue is a problem which in recent years has become of interest to designers in almost all branches of structural engineering. Expand
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Changing times in surgical management of bronchopulmonary carcinoid tumor.
The bronchopulmonary carcinoid tumor occurs at all levels from trachea to lung periphery. It should be managed by conservatism in airway or lung resection. The long-term survival is excellent: 82% atExpand
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Transthoracic esophagectomy: a safe approach to carcinoma of the esophagus.
Transthoracic esophagogastrectomy is a safe operation. Mechanical staplers and a cervical anastomosis have been emphasized to avoid catastrophic consequences of anastomotic leaks in the chest.Expand
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Bronchial carcinoid tumors in pediatric patients.
Bronchial carcinoid tumors (BCT) are the most frequent primary pulmonary neoplasms of childhood. Seventeen of 208 patients diagnosed as having BCT at the Massachusetts General Hospital were betweenExpand
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J. Maxwell Chamberlain Memorial Paper. Role of staging in prognosis and management of thymoma.
Eighty-five patients operated on for thymoma from 1972 to 1989 were evaluated, 32 with myasthenia gravis and 53 without. Masaoka staging revealed stage I disease in 45 (53%), stage II in 23 (27%),Expand
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Thymoma--morphologic subclassification correlates with invasiveness and immunohistologic features: a study of 122 cases.
We applied the classification system of Marino and Müller-Hermelink (Virchows Arch A Pathol Anat Histopathol 407:119-149, 1985) and Kirchner and Müller-Hermelink (Prog Surg Pathol 10: 167-189, 1989)Expand
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Pulmonary resection for metastases from gynecologic cancers: Massachusetts General Hospital experience, 1943-1982.
Fifteen patients with pulmonary metastases from gynecologic cancers have been evaluated and treated surgically at the Massachusetts General Hospital from 1943 to 1982. These women have had primaryExpand
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Long-segment colon interposition for acquired esophageal disease.
BACKGROUND Long-segment colon interposition has been used for esophageal replacement for acquired esophageal disease. The indications for use, morbidity, and functional results of these conduits haveExpand
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Basis for new strategies in postoperative radiotherapy of bronchogenic carcinoma.
In order to improve our understanding of the role of postoperative radiotherapy and to search for new strategies in the management of N1 N2 T3 stage carcinoma of the lung, we analyzed results ofExpand
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Long‐segment Colon Substitution for the Esophagus
  • E. Wilkins
  • Medicine
  • Annals of surgery
  • 1 December 1980
This study was designed to determine the risk factors and long-term results of long-segment colon replacement or bypass of the entire thoracic esophagus. One hundred patients who underwent eitherExpand
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