Management of multiple lung metastases.

  title={Management of multiple lung metastases.},
  author={Hiroshi Takita and F Edgerton and Claude E Merrin and H D Douglass and Constantine P. Karakousis},
  journal={Journal of surgical oncology},
  volume={12 3},
During the past seven years, 78 patients with multiple lung metastases under went lung resection. Most of the patients with bilateral lung metastases had lung resection through a median sternotomy rather than by bilateral thoracotomies. "Local excision" of the lung lesions was the most frequently used technique in order to preserve as much lung tissue as… CONTINUE READING