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Surgical management of bronchiectasis: analysis and short-term results in 238 patients.
OBJECTIVE Bronchiectasis is defined permanent dilatations of bronchi with destruction of the bronchial wall. It is still a major cause of morbidity and mortality in developing countries. The aim ofExpand
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Intrathoracic Extrapulmonary Hydatid Cysts: Review of 33 Cases İntratorasik Ekstrapulmoner Kist Hidatik: 33 Olgunun Analizi
Objectives: In this study, we aimed to present our clinical and surgical experience in intrathoracic extrapulmonary hydatid cysts, a complicated form of hydatid disease. Patients and Methods: TheExpand
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Repair of pectus deformities: experience and outcome in 317 cases
BACKGROUND The most common congenital chest wall deformities are pectus excavatum and pectus carinatum. Various techniques have been described for correction of pectus deformities. We describe ourExpand
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Parenchyma-saving surgical treatment of giant pulmonary hydatid cysts.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to review 97 patients with giant pulmonary hydatid cysts and assess the clinical features and results of different operative techniques over a 27-year period.Expand
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Unusually located thoracic hydatid cysts
Human hydatid disease caused by the larval form of Echinococcus granulosus has a worldwide distribution and is endemic in many countries. The disease, known since the time of Hippocrates, isExpand
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The Effects of Bilateral Thoracic Sympathectomy on Cardiovascular System (An Experimental Study)
ABS TRACT Ob jec ti ve: Sympat hec tomy for pal mar hyper hid ro sis has be en per for med with longterm fa vo rab le re sults. The most com mon si de ef fects of sympat hec tomy are com pen sa toryExpand
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A rare cause of pneumomediastinum and subcutaneous emphysema: Tooth extraction.
Pneumomediastinum is defined as the presence of free air between mediastinal structures. Although most of the cases occur spontaneously or due to traumatic reasons, they may rarely be observed afterExpand
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Atypical carcinoid tumor of the thymus: two case reports Timusun atipik karsinoid tümörü: İki olgu sunumu
Carcinoid tumors of thymus originating from neuroendocrine cells of thymus are seen very rarely. It is three times more in male. Clinically, thymic atypical carcinoid tumor demonstrates a moreExpand
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Reconstruction with a patient-specific titanium implant after a wide anterior chest wall resection.
The reconstruction of full-thickness chest wall defects is a challenging problem for thoracic surgeons, particularly after a wide resection of the chest wall that includes the sternum. The locationExpand
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Diagnosis and surgical treatment of pulmonary sequestration.
BACKGROUND Pulmonary sequestration is the term used to describe a rare embryonic mass of lung tissue which has no bronchial communication with the normal tracheobronchial tree. METHODS In thisExpand
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