[Surgical diagnosis of mediastinal pathology: eleven-years experience].

@article{Gallego2005SurgicalDO,
  title={[Surgical diagnosis of mediastinal pathology: eleven-years experience].},
  author={Javier Gallego and Jorge Luiz da Cruz and Samuel Mendes and Jo{\~a}o Caldeira and {\^A}ngelo Lucas Pereira Nobre and Jo{\~a}o Cravino},
  journal={Revista portuguesa de cirurgia cardio-toracica e vascular : orgao oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cirurgia Cardio-Toracica e Vascular},
  year={2005},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={215-9}
}
Between January 1993 and December 2004, 68 patients with mediastinal pathology were submitted to diagnosis surgery. All the pathological process were located in the anterior mediastinum, and most of them were malignant (64.1%). The most common pathology was limphoma (26.5%), sarcoidosis (23.5%) and thymomas (23.5%). Seven cases consisted in ganglionar… CONTINUE READING