Acute Respiratory Distress due to Thymoma in a Patient Treated with TK Inhibitor: A Case Report and Review of the Current Treatment Options

@inproceedings{Zarogoulidis2011AcuteRD,
  title={Acute Respiratory Distress due to Thymoma in a Patient Treated with TK Inhibitor: A Case Report and Review of the Current Treatment Options},
  author={Pavlos Zarogoulidis and Dimitrios Matthaios and Alkis Iordanidis and Vasilis Zervas and Alexandros Mitrakas and Georgios A Kouliatsis and Konstantinos Zarogoulidis},
  booktitle={Case reports in oncology},
  year={2011}
}
Thymic malignancies are rare intrathoracic tumors that may be aggressive and difficult to treat in advanced stage. Surgery is the cornerstone of the management of thymomas: it is significant for the definite histopathological diagnosis and staging, and in most cases, it constitutes the first step of the treatment strategy. For patients with primary… CONTINUE READING